News archive

February 2018

A-dec 300 LED Dental Light. Accurate. Economical. Reliable.

20-02-2018

Designed specifically for dentists who want the clarity and accuracy of A-dec’s premium, award-winning lights in a simple, economical version, the A-dec 300 LED Dental Light brings doctors an economically priced light, without sacrificing the optical fidelity or quality and durability. In the surgery, a clean, white light that replicates …

Top Performance - Flexible NiTi File HyFlex EDM Performs Well Internationally

20-02-2018

In the course of two major international events in the dental industry, Swiss dental specialist COLTENE interviewed over 130 dentists and Endo experts about their experiences with its latest NiTi file system. The results of the product tests are more than impressive: 98% of the participants would continue to use the HyFlex EDM for the treatment of …

Arklign Goes Crypto: State-of-the-Art Dental Laboratory Implements Dentacoin

20-02-2018

On 12th February 2018, Dentacoin made a significant breakthrough towards its wider acceptance within the industry as it started partnering with Arklign Laboratories, a state-of-the-art full service dental laboratory, based in San Jose, California. Arklign: Transforming the Dental Lab Experience Arklign is an innovative company, uniquely …

VITA Introduces "SMART" Firing Unit For Chairside Restorations

19-02-2018

New VITA SMART.FIRE® boasts easy-to-use interface with one-step material selection and program start To meet the special needs of chairside milling dentists, VITA has introduced the VITA SMART.FIRE, a fast, efficient and compact firing unit for chairside restorations, including the crystallisation, glaze, stain and corrective firing of all …

Industry Leaders Launch Dental Whale To Support Entrepreneurial Dentists

19-02-2018

Two industry leading dentists and an established entrepreneur – each with track records of building multiple businesses and dental practices – have partnered to form Dental Whale, the nation’s first comprehensive resource designed to help dentists get out of their chairs and grow their dental legacy. Dental Whale, the collective …

Dr. Peter Dawson Becomes Founder Emeritus For The Dawson Academy

15-02-2018

Dr. Peter Dawson, founder of leading dental continuing education provider The Dawson Academy, has become Founder Emeritus. Clinical Director Dr. John Cranham will lead the Academy’s faculty and clinical direction. Dr. Dawson founded The Dawson Academy in 1979 as a way to educate dental professionals on the entire masticatory system using a …

Kulzer launches Ivory® ReLeaf™, Dentistry’s Best Hands-free Suction Solution

15-02-2018

Kulzer announced on 9th February that it has launched its time-saving, patient-friendly, high volume Ivory ReLeaf hands-free HVE suction device. Ivory ReLeaf assists with evacuation, retraction and maintaining a dry field during a wide array of dental and hygiene procedures. Unlike saliva ejectors, Ivory ReLeaf is not only a hands-free suction …

Kuraray Noritake Dental To Launch The 30-minute Sinter KATANA Zirconia Block

15-02-2018

On 22nd February 2018 Kuraray Noritake Dental will introduce KATANA Zirconia Block at the Chicago Mid-Winter meeting. The new multi-layered, KATANA Zirconia Block provides more translucency while maintaining high flexural strength (763 MPa). The blocks are indicated for use with the Dentsply Sirona CEREC® CAD/CAM system and SpeedFire™ …

ADA Foundation Names Give Kids A Smile® Continuity Of Care Grant Recipients

14-02-2018

Funds to help three GKAS programs establish dental homes for kids in need. The ADA Foundation has named three organisations as recipients of its 2018 Give Kids A Smile Continuity of Care Grants, with the goal of helping these established Give Kids A Smile (GKAS) programs provide a dental home to kids in need after their initial GKAS …