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Editor’s pickHenry Schein's ConnectDental Breakfast

25-05-2016

At the recent ODA ASM, Henry Schein hosted a Media Event Breakfast to showcase "Connect Dental", their platform of trusted Digital Solutions. As noted by key members of the Henry Schein Management team including President Cy Elborne, VP Sales Paul Juhos and VP Marketing Brian Allen, rapidly changing technology is dramatically transforming …

American Academy of Periodontology to Hold its 102nd Annual Meeting in San Diego

25-05-2016

The American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) will hold its 102nd Annual Meeting from September 10 to 13, 2016, at the San Diego Convention Centre in San Diego, California, USA. This year’s event is presented in collaboration with the Japanese Society of Periodontology and Japanese Academy of Clinical Periodontology. The 2016 Annual Meeting …

IDS 2017: Excellent Number of Registrations after the Official Application Deadline

24-05-2016

Already more than 1,400 exhibitors from 50 countries have registered – all signs speak for a new record participation   Every two years, IDS – the International Dental Show – in Cologne is the top event for the international dental market and in 11 months it is time once again: The entire global dental market will meet up …

Editor’s pick3Shape Releases Implant Studio® 2016

23-05-2016

New version features improved speed, performance and ease-of-use   3Shape announces the release of Implant Studio® 2016 software for dental practices and labs. The digital implant planning and surgical guide solution makes implant procedures simpler and more predictable. The new 2016 version adds improved speed, performance and …

Dental Hygienists Support Proposed Ban on Menthol Cigarettes

23-05-2016

The Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) applauds the federal government for its proposed ban on menthol cigarettes, blunt wraps and most cigars. Announced on April 30 in the Canada Gazette, Part I, this amendment to the Tobacco Act is open to review and comments from interested parties for a 30-day consultation period. "Flavoured …

Editor’s pickGeistlich Bio-Oss® Portfolio Expands

20-05-2016

Geistlich Biomaterials launches a new package size of Geistlich Bio-Oss® that provides increased therapy flexibility in regenerative dentistry.  Princeton, NJ, USA – Ever since its global market debut 30 years ago, Geistlich Bio-Oss®, a bone substitute utilised in periodontal and oral surgery procedures to regenerate lost bone …

Mixing Dental, Medical Care would Cut Cost, Pain

20-05-2016

Collaboration on all healthcare sought in pilot rollout   Boston, MA, USA – It can take patients in need of oral care weeks or months to make it into Emily Simon's dental chair, a time period when they are often saving up money and determining when they can miss school or work to make their appointment. "And through it all, they are …