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Editor’s pick3Shape Ortho System™ 2015 for Orthodontics Receives FDA 510(k) Market Clearance

04-05-2016

3Shape announces that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) grants (510k) USA market clearance for its Ortho System™ 2015 software for orthodontics. Ortho System enables orthodontic professionals to overlay DICOM, cephalometric and 2D pictures along with intraoral scans for orthodontic case analysis and planning, treatment simulations …

Sixth International CAMLOG Congress

04-05-2016

Already over 1,000 delegates – Register quickly for the 6th International CAMLOG Congress in Krakow, Poland and experience practice-oriented continuous education.   The 6th International CAMLOG Congress will take place from June 9 to 11, 2016 in Krakow, Poland under the motto “Tackling Everyday Challenges”. Renowned …

Dental Braces Industry Growth and Forecast Report to 2016: Radiant Insights, Inc.

04-05-2016

San Francisco, CA, USA – The orthodontist market has flourished in the last decade on account of a growing number of dentists and the advanced technology needed to fix dental problems. The established practices and the awareness to fix dental misgivings have led to massive growth for the industry. This has resulted in the rise of the dental …

Align Technology Announces Additional $300 Million Stock Repurchase Programme

04-05-2016

Align Technology, Inc. announced that its board of directors has authorised a plan, effective immediately, to repurchase up to an additional $300 million of the company’s stock. This latest authorisation is in addition to the existing $300 million authorisation announced in April 2014, which brings the total authorisation to $600 million. To …

Amedix 25-Year Anniversary Celebration

04-05-2016

Amedix, one of Malaysia’s leading suppliers of dental solutions, celebrated their 25-year anniversary at the Grand Dorsett Subang, Malaysia on January 15, 2016. Dr.V Nedunchelian, President of the Malaysian Private Dental Practitioners’ Association, and Hasan Azhari Hj Idris, CEO of Invest Selangor, graced the event. Attendees were …

Free HIV Screenings Now Offered to UB Dental Patients

04-05-2016

For Western New York dental patients, a routine teeth cleaning can now come with HIV screening. UB Dental, clinics operated by the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine, will offer free oral HIV screening to patients between the ages of 13 and 64. With one in eight people unaware of their HIV status, according to the Centres for …

Align Technology and 3Shape Announce New Workflow Integration Including Trios Scanner Interoperability with the Invisalign Case Submission Process

29-04-2016

Align Technology, Inc. and 3Shape announced that 3Shape’s TRIOS® Standard, TRIOS Color and TRIOS 3 scanners will be able to be used for Invisalign® case submissions upon completion of the final validation process expected in Q4 this year. This will enable Invisalign providers with a 3Shape TRIOS intraoral scanner and TRIOS software …