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Augmented Reality is now making its way to dentistry

03-07-2020

Smart View Glasses (SVG) is a Windows software that interfaces with CAD acquisition system for digital impression. It transmits real-time images on the lenses and is easily installed with a wireless system. This device prides itself as efficient, innovative, and ergonomic. With its Epson Moverio BT-350 feature, it is capable of giving a …

Editor’s pickexocad Insights 2020, the event for open future of digital dentistry

02-07-2020

The worldwide exocad community is looking ahead to 21 and 22 September 2020, when exocad Insights will take place – due to the current health situation, now re-imagined as a global “hybrid” event. Several hundred participants are expected to attend the international congress centre darmstadtium in the city of Darmstadt, Germany, …

IQAir released a series of air cleaning solutions system for dental offices

01-07-2020

The dental workplace can expose dentists, staff, and patients to a wide variety of air pollutants during routine dental work, including infectious aerosol particles from high-speed instruments as well as airborne pathogens like bacteria and viruses. The IQAir Dental Series was specifically developed to provide flexible, effective, and affordable …

Planmeca decreases patient doses for 3D images of the head

29-06-2020

Planmeca has developed smart technologies that help decrease the amount of radiation required to produce medical images without compromising the diagnostic quality of the images. The algorithms developed for 3D imaging help produce more detailed images and diagnostics than ever before. Low-dose imaging is beneficial for any patient, but it is …

Akifumi Tachibana appointed as President of J Morita Manufacturing Corporation

26-06-2020

Dental and medical device maker J Morita Manufacturing Corporation has appointed a new board of directors, with Haruo Morita as chairman, Akifumi Tachibana as president, Hiroshi Tanaka as senior managing director, and Yoshihiko Takashima as managing director. The five positions of director are held by Etsuo Sakano, Akio Iida, Tomio Imayoshi, …

Editor’s pickFaster and better milling and printing of dentures

25-06-2020

To help dentists and dental technicians fabricate dentures quickly yet to the highest requirements, VOCO is offering CediTEC and V-Print dentbase as a system which unites denture bases, prosthetic teeth and luting materials. This means the entire prosthesis can be produced quickly and simply in just a few steps. While CediTEC DT provides the …

Fabricating affordable and aesthetic digital dentures

24-06-2020

Together with Roland DGA Corporation, CIMsystem is presenting a Digital Dental Craftsmen Study Group technical demo event on 26th June, Fri, 2pm EST (27th June, Sat, 2am SGT). Ian O’Neill and Mike Webb will be speaking on "Roland TRK Denture System: Traditional denture acrylics integrated with MillBox CAM's Digital Workflow". Participants …

Dentsply Sirona World 2020 Is Coming to Las Vegas

23-06-2020

The ultimate dental meeting of the year, Dentsply Sirona World 2020, will take place October 1-3 at the all-new Caesars Forum in Las Vegas, Nevada. This educational symposium exemplifies Dentsply Sirona’s commitment to healthy smiles through health practices by offering dental professionals the chance to discover innovative techniques …

Minimise aerosol generation with Profin system

22-06-2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, national health agencies across the globe are advising dental offices to resume seeing non-emergency patients and minimise AGP (Aerosol Generating Procedures). This is causing much debate around traditional scaling and air abrasion techniques. There are alternatives available that will allow clinicians to safely …