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April 2018

A Face Transplant Operation Is A Demonstration Of Advanced Surgery And High Technology

25-04-2018

The second face transplant procedure in the history of the Nordic countries was performed earlier this year in the Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa (HUS) in Finland. In the first face transplant, performed in 2016, some parts of the facial tissue were transplanted. The most recent operation was more demanding as it involved transplanting …

Why Implant Workflow Needs To Be Digital

25-04-2018

An interview with Dr. Peter Hunt, owner Dental Implants Philadelphia I have been doing implants since 1989. But it is only in the last eight or ten years that we have seen this tremendous transformation to digital. The idea that we are now getting support from 3D x-ray systems and the various ways of superimposing the implant in the site, this …

AAE To Bestow Top Honours At 2018 Annual Meeting

24-04-2018

The American Association of Endodontists will honour five individuals with the organisation's highest honours at the Association’s annual meeting in Denver, 25th-28th April. The following individuals are being honored by the Association for their commitment to advancing endodontics and the specialty. Gary R. Hartwell, D.D.S., M.S., will …

Dr. Chris Salierno Joins Cellerant Consulting Group and Best of Class Panel

24-04-2018

Cellerant Consulting Group is excited to announce that Dr. Chris Salierno has joined the company as the newest member of its esteemed Chief Development Officer (CDO) team.  Dr. Salierno has also joined the Cellerant Best of Class Technology Award panel of judges which is currently concluding deliberations for 2018 award winners that began in …

Ivoclar Vivadent Launches New Product Portal To Round Off Its Online Services

24-04-2018

Ivoclar Vivadent has announced the go-live of a new portal. Under the heading of "Highlights", the portal offers dental professionals and laboratory professionals the latest news about the company's products. The new online portal is now operational. It complements the well-established and successful Dentist and Dental Technician blogs, which …

J. MORITA USA Announces Tri Auto ZX2

24-04-2018

J. MORITA USA, world leader in Endodontics, announces Tri Auto ZX2, a compact, cordless motor with a built-in apex locator. Redesigned with breakthrough canal treatment technology, this unit simplifies procedures while protecting the patient with innovative safety features. Tri Auto ZX2 may be used for achieving apical patency and creating a …

Colgate and Mr. Michael Phelps Continue To Spread The Save Water Message For Earth Day

23-04-2018

For the second consecutive year, Colgate has continued its partnership with one of the greatest swimmers of all time, Mr. Michael Phelps, as the global ambassador for the brand's water conservation campaign. Today, 130 million Americans live with severe water scarcity1 for at least one month every year, yet 42 percent of Americans report leaving …

Long-term Study: 97% Excellent Ratings

23-04-2018

US-based dental test institute impressed with the performance of IPS e.max Press restorations   The noted US-based dental test institute The Dental Advisor has selected IPS e.max Press as one of the 2018 Top Award Winners in the category of Long-Term Performers. The award was preceded by a five-year study that involved 381 …