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2017

In-House Printed Implant Surgical Guides Ready for Prime Time

19-09-2017

A recently published study by the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery has found that implant surgical guides produced using 3Shape solutions and a Formlabs Form 2 in-office 3D printer to be a “convenient, cost-effective, and an accurate means of providing implant surgery for patients.” According to the study, the findings are …

Make Any Dental Unit Your Own – Personal settings with a flash of a card

18-09-2017

Planmeca PlanID™ is our new sign-in system that allows users to conveniently access their personal settings on any dental unit with a flash of a contactless card. Customisation has quickly become a driving force for consumer products. Whether we’re talking about smartphones, cars, or something as simple as sneakers, users across …

Dentsply Sirona World Welcomes More Than 7,000 Dental Professionals to Las Vegas

18-09-2017

From September 14 to 16, 2017, dental professionals and experts from all over the world are meeting at Dentsply Sirona World in Las Vegas. This first-class event organized by Dentsply Sirona offers a unique program combining fascinating presentations, Breakout Sessions on the latest topics and peer discussions, and extraordinary entertainment from …

Finland Celebrates 100 Years of Independence

11-09-2017

Finland is celebrating its 100th anniversary as an independent state all through 2017. Culminating in the Finland 100 centenary programme, the year has so far seen events, collaborations, projects, and innovations which have honoured the occasion and Finnish expertise. At Planmeca, the centennial has been marked by exciting new product releases, …

Henry Schein MicroMD EMR® Earns ONC-Health IT Certification From Drummond Group LLC

11-09-2017

MELVILLE, N.Y., Sept. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Henry Schein Medical Systems, Inc., developer of MicroMD®, Henry Schein's practice management and electronic health record software for medical practices, has achieved Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC-Health IT) 2015 Edition Health IT Module Certification …

Planmeca's Fully Digital Implant Workflow on Display at EAO 2017 in Madrid

08-09-2017

Planmeca will be at EAO 2017 in Madrid to present its solution for a fully digital open implant workflow. Our comprehensive product range allows users to do everything from scanning to designing and manufacturing with just one software platform. The newest addition to our integrated workflow is implant guide design – including a fully open …

Editor’s pickOnly Three Weeks Remain to Submit Abstracts to AO

08-09-2017

Applications for Student Travel Grants also still open Arlington Heights, Ill., September 7, 2017 – Student and professional researchers have only until 11:59 pm EST on Sept. 29, 2017 to submit their abstracts of original research and clinical cases of interest in the field of implant dentistry for the Academy of Osseointegration’s …

What Going Digital Means to Your Orthodontic Lab

07-09-2017

Interviews with Orthodontic lab-owners Christopher Gajewski and Stefano Negrini and VPs, Josh Dobson and Sam Stevenson Going digital for lab owners, in the short term, means survival: keeping up with the massive changes occurring in the industry. It is a paradigm shift unlike anything that the industry has ever experienced. It …