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December 2016

New Stem Cell Delivery Regenerates Dental Pulp-Like Tissue

22-12-2016

Source: Tufts University, Health Sciences Campus  BOSTON (December 19, 2016)--When a tooth is damaged, either by severe decay or trauma, the living tissues that comprise the sensitive inner dental pulp become exposed and vulnerable to harmful bacteria. Once infection takes hold, few treatment options--primarily root canals or tooth …

Bone Grafts And Substitutes Market to Reach $3 Billion by 2024

22-12-2016

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Bone Grafts And Substitutes Market Analysis By Material, By Application Forecasts To 2024" report to their offering. The global bone graft and substitutes market is expected to reach over USD 3.6 billion by 2024, growing at an estimated CAGR of 5.2% from 2016 to 2024. Key drivers of the …

Global Survey: Patients Want to be Treated in a Single Visit

21-12-2016

A restoration in just one visit: An important aspect for 80 percent of the patients. Everything from a single source for safer, better and faster dentistry – CEREC makes this possible. This method offers the possibility of treating patients in a single visit with a ceramic, or even full zirconia, restoration. There is no need for …

Children’s Oral Health Disparities Persist Despite Equal Dental Care Access

21-12-2016

NEW YORK, NY (December 14, 2016) Oral health of children who receive dental care through Medicaid lags behind their privately insured peers, even though the children receive the same amount of dental care, according to a study from the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine.  The study was released in Health …

A Lively Platform with Tips for the Dental Laboratory

21-12-2016

The Blog from Ivoclar Vivadent offers tips, tricks and information for the user. New blog provides exciting information for dental technicians The new Dental Technician Blog from Ivoclar Vivadent offers a lively platform with exciting and helpful information on topics which are of interest to dental technicians in their work. The main focus of …

Optimise Moisture Control with DryDent®

20-12-2016

Directa launches the new DryDent® line of products, the first saliva absorbers featuring both optimal moisture control AND great comfort. A dry oral environment is extremely important for a variety of treatments like impression taking, cementation, orthodontic and filling procedures etc. Using the new super absorbent DryDent® Parotid and …

Ivoclar Vivadent Launches New Dentist Blog

20-12-2016

The Blog from Ivoclar Vivadent offers tips, tricks and information for the user. The new Dentist Blog from Ivoclar Vivadent offers a lively platform with exciting and helpful information on topics, which are of interest to dentists in their work. The main focus of the blog is the readers’ benefit - both in their daily work, as well as …

Integrated Processes Up Close: Live Dentsply Sirona Implant Procedure

19-12-2016

Dr. Gerhard Werling during an OP in his practice in Bellheim. On Dec. 6, 2016, interested viewers tuned into a live stream to see two Dentsply Sirona XiVE implants fitted using a SICAT OPTIGUIDE surgical guide. With this, Dentsply Sirona gave viewers firsthand experience of this medical advancement and the benefits of integrated solutions in the …

Design Company Joins Hands with Planmeca for High-End Custom Clinic Designs

19-12-2016

The Russian interior architecture and design company Justus Service specialises in highly personalised office and clinic designs for dental practices. As part of their high-end service, the company has made Planmeca’s complete range of dental and imaging units an integral part of their design concept. Based in Moscow in the heart of Russia, …