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STERILOG™ Corp. Announce Partnership with PATTERSON DENTAL Canada

19-02-2019

PATTERSON DENTAL/DENTAIRE Canada is featuring STERILOG™ as part of its commitment to enhancing dental office environments and client satisfaction with value added innovations and products. STERILOG™ is an innovative, touch screen based kiosk system that increases staff efficiency, reduces time spent and secures data previously …

ADA Statement On Study Involving Dental Floss

19-02-2019

Recent, wide-spread news coverage based upon a recent research study may raise unwarranted concern about the safety of certain types of dental floss. The ADA Science Institute finds the data insufficient to support the conclusions presented in this research and associated media coverage.  No restrictions on the use of dental floss have been …

Palmero Introduces New Disposable Safety Eyewear Office Packs

19-02-2019

Palmero Healthcare, a Hu-Friedy subsidiary, is pleased to announce two new additions to our line of Dynamic Disposables™, a lightweight, disposable cost-effective alternative eye protection that reduces eye splash contamination incidents. These new office packs each contain ten reusable frames, a cord, and twenty disposable lenses designed …

Microcopy’s New 330 Squared Carbide Bur: The New Definition Of Strength

18-02-2019

At this year’s Chicago Midwinter meeting, Microcopy, a leader in the design and development of innovative products for the dental industry, announces the release of its new NeoBurr 3302 blended neck® carbide. This new blended neck carbide follows suit with the 5572, the section of the bur between the cutting head and the shank is …

Periodontal Disease Bacteria Linked To Alzheimer’s Disease

18-02-2019

A recent study has periodontists, experts in the treatment, diagnosis, and prevention of periodontal disease, encouraging patients to maintain gum health in an effort to reduce their Alzheimer’s disease risk. The study, published in the journal Science Advances, uncovered a potential link between P. gingivalis, the bacteria …

Pulpdent Welcomes Clinical Education Consultant Dr. Rumpa Wig

15-02-2019

Dr. Wig delivers highly sought-after lectures and conducts comprehensive workshops the world over. She has been trained at Pulpdent’s headquarters in Watertown, MA, and has worked intensively with Pulpdent materials for several years. Dr. Rumpa Wig has extensive experience explaining the clinical nuances and the practical techniques …

Fast-Rising DMG Expands Its Support For Canadian Dental Professionals

15-02-2019

DMG, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of restorative materials and preventive products, announced that it has opened a new office to support its growing customer base in Canada. The office is located at 10 Four Seasons Place in Toronto, Ontario.   After achieving an unmatched reputation for dental material innovation in …

No Foothold For Periimplantitis - The Tool For Successful Prophylaxis

15-02-2019

Source: Implantologie Journal 3 / 2015Authors: Jenny Hoffmann, Oemus Media  A number of studies published in recent years show that one third to one half of all implants are subject to the danger of periimplant diseases.1 Without adequate treatment these will generally result in loss of the implant. The risk of inflammation of the …

3Shape Digital Trends

14-02-2019

3Shape is very excited about the upcoming shows in Chicago. This year, 3Shape is launching two brand new solutions to help labs and practices take better advantage of digital workflows. They are also introducing new software versions of Dental System, Clear Aligner Studio and Implant Studio that include significant improvements directly based on …