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Nobel Biocare Provides Cutting Edge Technology To Dentistry

06-09-2018

Dalhousie’s dental community is eagerly awaiting the grand opening of the new dental clinic this September. Thanks to many generous donors, including Nobel Biocare, the new clinic will provide students and faculty with state-of-the-art equipment and technology, and improve the level of patient care. “We have had a wonderful working …

Straumann Partners With Lucy Hobbs Project

06-09-2018

Rapid evolution – this phrase accurately describes the pace of change for digital dentistry and The Lucy Hobbs Project. The 6th annual celebration of women in dentistry to be hosted in less than two weeks offers a perfect opportunity to be motivated by both. Benco Dental will host The Lucy Hobbs Project 6th Annual Celebration, sponsored by …

Editor’s pickexocad Insights 2018: First International Congress For Dental Technicians And Dentists

05-09-2018

exocad is holding a global event for dental technicians and dentists in Darmstadt on 19th and 20th November 2018. At exocad Insights, the globally renowned software company will address users of digital technologies in laboratories and practices and, together with 24 partner companies, will present the latest developments and countless …

New Study Suggests The Lead Sequence For Removing Plaque

05-09-2018

Researchers have found that flossing before brushing may be the ideal sequence for the most thorough removal of dental plaque. The report is featured in the Journal of Periodontology (JOP), which is published by the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP). Titled “The Effect of Toothbrushing and Flossing Sequence on Interdental Plaque …

Ivoclar Vivadent Announces Leadership Transition

05-09-2018

Mr. Diege Gabathuler (left) and Mr. Robert Ganley (right) Mr. Diego Gabathuler will become the new CEO of Ivoclar Vivadent AG. He will succeed Mr. Robert Ganley who has led the company since 2003. Mr. Ganley will continue as a member of the Supervisory Board. Ivoclar Vivadent has announced a change in the company's top leadership: Mr. Diego …

AACD Announces Headlining Educators For 35th Annual AACD Scientific Session

04-09-2018

The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) will present a surge of education to elevate your practice of comprehensive cosmetic dentistry on 24th - 27th April 2019 at the San Diego Convention Centre, featuring headlining educators Stephen Chu, DMD, CDT and Pascal Magne, DMD, PhD. Dr. Chu will be speaking on "Immediate Tooth Replacement …

Toothpic Launches Its Smart Phone App To Deliver Expert Dental Advice

03-09-2018

New tech allows patients to get answers from a real dentist, access a directory of dentists in their area and receive reports and treatment options at home. Toothpic, an app providing independent, on-demand dental advice, launched on 28th August in the U.S. Using six photos taken from a smartphone camera, the app delivers a detailed oral health …

Better Than Existing Favourites: Five Stars For V-Posil

03-09-2018

Test dentist won over by addition silicone-based material impression As a “sophisticated impression-taking system” with particularly high precision, a working time suited to practice requirements and a conveniently short exposure period in the mouth, the VPS impression material V-Posil (VOCO) left a great impression on the …