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Align Technology Opens First Office In Canada To Support Continued Growth

17-11-2017

Invisalign providers seeing benefits of Invisalign treatment among teen patients. Align Technology, Inc., makers of the Invisalign® system, the most advanced clear aligner system in the world, and iTero® intraoral scanners, has opened its first office in Canada to support continued growth across the region. Canada is Align’s second …

Non-original Abutments Are “A Lottery That You Cannot Win."

17-11-2017

Non-original abutments are “a lottery that you cannot win”: research into micromotion at the implant-abutment interface In a recent study analysing the effect of cyclic loading on micromotion at the implant-abutment interface, the authors found that a quantifiable settling effect seems to be more pronounced in non-original …

Editor’s pickDriving Clinical Excellence Through Greater Involvement Of Universities And Students

16-11-2017

As patients’ needs and expectations are rising, Dentsply Sirona believes that a strong involvement of universities and students will drive clinical excellence and help to improve oral health worldwide. One of the many ways of showing this is the organiSation of the ‘Endodontic University Case Contest’ that Dentsply Sirona …

AADOM Presents Fifth Annual Green Leader Award To Surf City Dental's Ruby Eaches

16-11-2017

Henry Schein, Inc. announced on 9th November that Ruby Eaches, Practice Manager for North Carolina-based Surf City Dental, has been selected as the recipient of the fifth annual Green Leader Award by the American Association of Dental Office Management (AADOM). She received the award at the recent 2017 AADOM Conference in Scottsdale, …

Endodontics Meets Piezo Surgery In Hands-on Course

16-11-2017

16 participants took the opportunity to get practical experience for their daily work in the field of endosurgery. In the past decade following the highest standards in the field of endodontics W&H has developed numerous advances, the scope of which have reached all facets of endodontic treatment in both conventional and surgical aspects. …

It’s Official: Geistlich Fibro-Gide® Has Been Launched

15-11-2017

The 2017 EAO in Madrid with more than 4,000 participants was the perfect platform for the official launch of Geistlich Fibro-Gide®, the alternative to connective tissue grafts. Geistlich Biomaterials properly celebrated this event with its customers, paying tribute to ten years of successful research. Shhhhhh…something new is going …

A World Beyond Products: Nobel Biocare At EAO 2017

15-11-2017

True science, original solutions and real innovations greeted visitors to the Nobel Biocare booth at the 2017 annual congress of the European Association for Osseointegration (EAO). Taking place in Madrid from 5th to 7th October, the event marked the launch of the Trefoil system, which represents a breakthrough in efficiency for full-arch …

3Shape TRIOS Orthodontics Adds Bussmann OrthoFolio® Clear Aligner Integration

15-11-2017

Bussmann OrthoFolio clear aligners now joins the more than 25 orthodontic solution providers integrated with 3Shape TRIOS orthodontics. The cloud-based workflow integration enables orthodontists to send 3Shape TRIOS intraoral scans, with just a click, to Bussmann for the planning and delivery of its OrthoFolio clear aligner orthodontics …

Henry Schein Reports Record Third Quarter Financial Results

14-11-2017

Henry Schein, Inc., the world's largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health, and medical practitioners, reported on 6th November record third quarter financial results. All per share figures in this news release reflect the 2-for-1 common stock split that Henry Schein completed during the third …