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Henry Schein To Showcase New Solutions At The American Dental Association Annual Meeting

17-10-2018

Henry Schein, Inc, announced on 16th October its lineup of new solutions and events to be featured during the American Dental Association’s (ADA) annual meeting, from 18th-20th October 2018, in Honolulu, Hawaii. Visitors to the ADA annual meeting will have the opportunity to learn about Henry Schein’s commitment to helping oral health …

Maxcem Elite™ Chroma: The Smart Cement From Kerr

17-10-2018

Maxcem Elite Chroma is the first self-etch/self-adhesive resin cement offering a Colour Cleanup Indicator, making it one of the smartest cements available on the market today. The pink colour fades at gel state, telling you the optimal window of time to clean up excess cement. Benefits Smart and easier excess removal One of the most secure …

Amann Girrbach Announces New President Of Its North America Business

17-10-2018

Amann Girrbach has announced the appointment of Mr. Joseph Virgilio as the new President of the North America business. Mr. Virgilio joined Amann Girrbach on 1st October 2018, and will be based in the offices of the AG affiliate in Charlotte, North Carolina. Mr. Virgilio has spent many years in the medical device industry in the US and has pursued …

New Technique Uses Umbilical Cord Stem Cells For Early Repair Of Cleft Palate

16-10-2018

A technique using umbilical cord blood stem cells could be a promising new approach for repair of cleft palate in infants, reports a paper in The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.  Performed as part of reconstructive surgery when the …

Clear Preparation And Smoothing Of Castings

16-10-2018

Spherical burs have become an established and indispensable basic rotary instrument in dental laboratories. They are used for various purposes, such as working on fissures on metal occlusal surfaces or preparing and smoothing grainy cast palatal plates prior to final polishing. The specially designed neck of the BUSCH 1SXM permits a better …

exocad Insights 2018: A Global User Event For Dental Technician And Dentists

15-10-2018

The globally renowned software company, exocad, is inviting dental technicians and dentists to gain more insight into the unparalleled flexibility and design freedom of its latest software in Darmstadt on 19th – 20th November 2018. The two-day event offers an inspiring program of software sessions, industry partner shows and …

Internationally Renowned Paediatric Dentist Appointed To BIOLASE Board Of Directors

15-10-2018

BIOLASE, Inc., the global leader in dental lasers, announced on 9th October that Dr. Elaine C. Wagner, a retired Rear Admiral with 33 years of service in the United States Navy, has been appointed to its Board of Directors. "Dr. Wagner is a renowned leader in the practice of paediatric dentistry, and her vast experience combined with strong …

Hu-Friedy Launches Exclusive Subscription Sharpening Service For Busy Dental Professionals

15-10-2018

Hu-Friedy, the global leader in dental instrument manufacturing and infection prevention solutions, announced on 10th October the launch of EverCare, a new subscription-based scaler sharpening service for dental professionals that demand peak performance from their Hu-Friedy instruments. Even the highest quality dental scalers and curettes lose …

ACTIVA BioACTIVE-CEMENT Receives Top Rating From REALITY

15-10-2018

ACTIVA BioACTIVE-CEMENT received the top rating from REALITY in the “Resin Cements – Dual-Cured Only – Self-Adhesive” category. Some traditional, non-bioactive dental cements can wash away over time, leaving teeth vulnerable to acid attack and additional decay. The result can be painful and costly for patients, who find …