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Excellent Partnership: University Of Otago, New Zealand With Dentsply Sirona

02-10-2017

Excellent Partnership: University of Otago, New Zealand, relies on high-quality products and expertise by Dentsply Sirona The highly regarded Dentistry Faculty of the University of Otago, New Zealand, collaborates with the distinguished dental manufacturer Dentsply Sirona. To reinforce their national and international leading position in the …

Understanding Dental Prosthetic Esthetics

02-10-2017

The term esthetics is a common one in dentistry – but there is actually a great deal more to the concept than simply something that looks good. In philosophy esthetics is the study of subjective and sensori-emotional values, sometimes called judgments of sentiment and taste. In this, we can identify a pivotal concept: …

Editor’s pickBringing Science To The Surface: TiUnite Study

02-10-2017

by: Michael Stuart   A newly published meta-analysis evaluating Nobel Biocare’s TiUnite implant surface (1) is believed to be the largest such evaluation of a single implant brand ever conducted. Here, the lead author Prof. Dr. Matthias Karl of Saarland University in Germany takes questions on the significance of the study for …

Trefoil™ : New Preliminary Results To Be Presented At The EAO Congress

02-10-2017

Trefoil™ – the next Full-Arch Revolution: New preliminary results to be presented at the EAO Congress It is the latest leap forward in Nobel Biocare’s fight against edentulism. And, when released to clinicians for the first time in October 2017, it is to be accompanied by a full year’s scientific evidence of its …

Discover How Digital Dentistry Can Help With Patient Communication

02-10-2017

Dental Patient Communication Tools: How Digital Dentistry Can Help by: Suvi Rantanen Treatment planning software can help dental professionals improve many aspects of dental implant treatment. In particular, it can significantly enhance communication between the clinician and patient.   Patient Expectations Dental implants can improve …

Academy Of Osseointegration's Reach Shanghai For The First Time

28-09-2017

Academy of Osseointegration’s Global Efforts Reach Shanghai For First Time More than 30 Chinese dentists express interest in joining the Academy Arlington Heights, Ill., September 27, 2017 –The Academy of Osseointegration (AO) successfully made its first strides to partner with the Chinese dental community this past weekend via its …

Ivoclar Vivadent acquires Sagemax Bioceramics, Inc.

27-09-2017

Ivoclar Vivadent announced today that it has acquired Sagemax Bioceramics, Inc. Sagemax Bioceramics Inc. is an innovative manufacturer of zirconium oxide for the dental laboratory industry. The company was founded by Larry Dang in 2006 and maintains manufacturing, R&D and general business operations in Seattle, Washington, USA. Ivoclar …

Ivoclar Vivadent: IPS Empress Direct

27-09-2017

Natural-looking restorations can now be created even more effortlessly IPS Empress Direct now features optimized handling characteristics that facilitate the contouring of the composite.  Highly esthetic restorations may pose a challenge to even the most experienced dentist. The clinically proven composite IPS Empress Direct offers an …

IDEC 2017 Premier Delivers Central Networking Platform for Indonesian Dental Industry

26-09-2017

The Indonesia Dental Exhibition and Conference (IDEC) 2017 took centre stage from 15-17 September 2017, welcoming 4,015 Indonesian dental professionals and 229 exhibiting brands and businesses in Jakarta, Indonesia.   The Indonesia Dental Exhibition and Conference (IDEC) 2017 was staged from 15-17 September 2017 in Jakarta, Indonesia. …