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Planmeca Emerald™ Intraoral Scanner Now Accepted By Ortoplus Group

18-04-2018

Planmeca is pleased to announce that the Planmeca Emerald™ intraoral scanner can now be used to produceOrthoApnea mandibular advancement devices and Alineadent clear aligners, both designed and manufactured by Ortoplus Group. Ortoplus is one of the largest orthodontic and digital laboratories in Europe. The …

Future Dental Professionals Showcasing Excellence in Restorative Dentistry

18-04-2018

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 organization of the ‘Global Clinical Case Contest’ that Dentsply Sirona conducts …

5 Things To Know About NobelProcera Services

17-04-2018

For busy technicians, NobelProcera Services now offers more support options than ever before. Here are the five facts you need to know about NobelProcera’s ever-expanding range of outsourcing opportunities for the scan, design and production of precision-engineered CAD/CAM restorations.   1. No equipment costs Investing in new …

CS 3600 Intraoral Scanner Recognised For Performance In Finish Line Accuracy

17-04-2018

Since its launch in 2016, the accuracy of Carestream Dental’s CS 3600 intraoral scanner has been consitently confirmed by international third-party scientific research. Now, the scanner has once again been recognised for its outstanding performance in finish line accuracy. “Finish Line Distinctness and Accuracy in 7 Intraoral …

What you might have missed at IDEM 2018

17-04-2018

The 10th edition of the International Dental Exhibition and Meeting (IDEM) came to a close on 15th April after three intensive days of exhibition, workshops, technical lectures and sharing of best practices. Here are highlights that you might have missed. At the Gerodontics session on managing dental care for the elderly, Dr. Anthony Mak …

AUTO Spin By Renfert: Universal System For Model Production With Acrylic Plates

16-04-2018

Precise working models at low cost, time investment and free choice of system! More precision, efficiency and flexibility during model production and at the same time easier working procedures? Renfert’s new AUTO spin model production system not only makes model production easier and more reliable, but also faster and at a lower cost. The …

Editor’s pickTwo Red Dot Product Design Awards For 3Shape

16-04-2018

3Shape wins prestigious awards for both dental lab and dental practice product design 3Shape, a global leader in 3D scanners and CAD/CAM software solutions, has received two Red Dot awards - the international distinction for high design quality. The product design awards were presented for the 3Shape E-scanner series for dental labs, and the …

Henry Schein Names Mr. Christopher Pendergast To Lead Information Technology

16-04-2018

Henry Schein, Inc., the world's largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health, and medical practitioners, announced on 12th April that Mr. Christopher Pendergast has joined the Company as Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer. His appointment was effective 2nd April 2018. In his new …

Geistlich Bio-Gide® Portfolio Expands

16-04-2018

The Collagen Expert, Geistlich Biomaterials Launches Two NEW Resorbable Collagen Membranes to Enhance Clinical Procedures  Geistlich Pharma North America, Inc., introduces Geistlich Bio-Gide® Compressed and Geistlich Bio-Gide® Shape to its portfolio of resorbable collagen membranes. Geistlich Bio-Gide® Compressed and Geistlich …