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July 2017

Strength Meets Esthetics: FCZ from NobelProcera

31-07-2017

by Ms. Vanessa Seeberger Full-contour zirconia (FCZ) restorations are growing in popularity. Long-associated with high strength, advances in zirconia materials have led to substantial improvements in esthetics and efficiency. A perfect example is the high-translucency, multi-layered full-contour zirconia from the ever-growing NobelProcera …

Class II Fillings with Flowable Bulk Fill Composite: Say goodbye to stress!

31-07-2017

Thanks to the proven SDR technology, SDR flow+ is characterized by particularly low polymerization stress. A series of factors are important for the long-term success of Class II restorations. Some of these, including the design of the contact points and the adhesive joint, have already been addressed in this series of articles on the "Class II …

VOCO Welcomes Visitors from Overseas

28-07-2017

Filipino dentists received a warm welcome at VOCO: they have already been working with a wide range of products in their practices for many years and have now had a chance to get a personal impression of the manufacturer for themselves. Many of them have already been using VOCO products in their practices for many years, so it was a particularly …

Dentists and Friends: Dentists Deployed to Bolivia

27-07-2017

The German organisation Dentists and Friends has been active in Bolivia for many years and is devoted to the dental health of children and young people. Isla del Sol aid project For many tourists who want to get to know and experience South America, Bolivia is an attractive destination. The landlocked country located at the heart of South …

What a matrix system has to do today: Good contacts!

27-07-2017

Part of the "Class II Solution" filling concept: the Palodent V3 sectional matrix system. Today, direct restorations with the help of composites are part of daily life in the dental practice. In this context, Class II fillings play a significant role, accounting as they do for a good 50 percent of all composite fillings. One particular challenge …

Dentsply Sirona Improves its Enhance Finishing System with New Enhance Mini Finishers

26-07-2017

More than 70% of dentists have identified simplicity as one of the most important criteria to be met by a finishing and polishing system1. That’s why Dentsply Sirona invented the Enhance Finishing System. It accomplishes the entire process of excess removal, contouring, and finishing simply by varying the pressure. Starting from September …

Henry Schein Launches New Medical Website

26-07-2017

Company Enhances The Online Experience By Offering An Improved E-Commerce Solution For Dental, Animal Health, and Medical Customers MELVILLE, N.Y., July 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Henry Schein, Inc., (Nasdaq: HSIC) today unveiled a newly designed website for Henry Schein Medical (www.henryschein.com/medical), the company's medical division, …

Another Award for Voco in the USA

25-07-2017

"The Dental Advisor” has presented its highly coveted product award to Admira® Fusion “It adapts readily to the preparation and is easy to sculpt.” “Firm consistency is good for packing into preparations.” “Admira Fusion is a unique type of composite – it handles great and polishes easily.” The …

IADR Heraeus Kulzer Travel Award: Sponsorship for young scientists

25-07-2017

The winner of the Heraeus Kulzer Award (from left to right): Dina Moussa, Shuping Zhao, Yvette Alania, Michael Wendler and Ken Irari with Dr. Janine Schweppe from Kulzer. Hanau/ 18.07.2017 – Young scientists investigate new or innovative testing methods of dental materials and search for new ways to improve and develop dental materials. As …