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Roland DG Launches "Power of Creativity" Website to Support Customers During COVID-19

20-05-2020

Roland DG Corporation, a leading manufacturer of wide format inkjet printers and printer cutters, announced the launch of a special "Power of Creativity" website. The website introduces the many creative activities undertaken by Roland DG employees around the world to assist customers in continuing or restarting their businesses during the …

Shade-Matching Capacity of Omnichroma in Anterior Restorations

19-05-2020

According to a study by Tufts University School of Dental Medicine investigating if OMNICHROMA shade matching composite will modify its shade to match the new bleached surface it was cemented on prior to the bleaching, the composite changed to a lighter shade with the enamel that responded to bleaching. Due to the fact that composites don’t …

3Shape Virtual Expo 2020 – bringing the tradeshow home

18-05-2020

“When professionals can’t come to a 3Shape booth, we bring the booth to professionals,” says Lars Christian Lund, 3Shape Senior Vice President Business Development and Marketing. 3Shape introduces Virtual Expos 2020 – a unique opportunity for dental professionals to take advantage of all the terrific benefits of a …

Straumann Group acts rapidly to align costs with lower revenues

15-05-2020

Guillaume Daniellot Following the announcement of declining sales on 30 April 2020, and in light of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on its markets and the economy, the Straumann Group announced plans to align costs with current and projected lower revenues.    As previously announced, the company reacted quickly to the emerging …

International Expert Symposium goes virtual from 25 to 29 May 2020

14-05-2020

Diego Gabathuler, Assoc. Prof. Dr Jean-Pierre Attal, Prof. Dr Irena Sailer, Vincent Fehmer and Prof. Dr Petra Gierthmühlen will discuss “Digital dentistry – what's real, what's next?” on 25 May 2020, 7pm Berlin time (26 May, 1am Singapore time) For the first time ever, Ivoclar Vivadent will hold its International Expert …

Planmeca Romexis 6.0 now available

12-05-2020

Supporting a range of imaging modalities from 2D and 3D to CAD/CAM, the Planmeca Romexis 6.0 software platform provides an all-in-one solution for all specialities. Aside from featuring a modern look and feel, an easy navigation with fewer clicks and a customisable user interface streamline the workflow. Flexible workflow wizards also make using …

Editor’s pickNobel Biocare Global Symposium webinars available free and on-demand

11-05-2020

The much-anticipated Nobel Biocare Global Symposium 2020 faced a dilemma when the scale of Coronavirus rapidly escalated. In spite of this challenge, the decision to go virtual with Global Symposium dental webinars allowed the event to exceed expectations. Over 10,000 dental professionals registered around the world, and now, the online sessions …

The Implant Supracrestal Complex: a Guardian of Success or a Troublemaker?

09-05-2020
Webinar, Dr. Nikos Mattheos, Straumann, Implant Supracrestal Complex

Dr. Nikos Mattheos will be discussing the selection criteria and design of implant and abutment, and review evidence-based criteria for success in a webinar organised by Straumann on 15th May 2020, Fri, at 11am London time (6pm Singapore time). After finishing his graduate studies at the University of Athens, Dr. Mattheos obtained a Masters …

Ultradent Donates 12,000 Disposable Face Masks to University of Utah Health

06-05-2020

Dental material developer Ultradent is donating 12,000 disposable face masks to University of Utah Health. The donation will help mitigate the shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) for front line professionals battling the COVID-19 pandemic. “We’re all deeply indebted to the medical professionals saving lives and reducing …