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January 2020

exocad DentalCAD 2.4 Plovdiv Available Now

31-01-2020

At the end of 2019, exocad GmbH announced the worldwide availability of the new software version DentalCAD 2.4 Plovdiv – after Matera in March 2019, the second comprehensive release of the year. One of the highlights is the significantly enhanced FullDenture module, which now also allows the design of removable single jaw dentures in a …

Lisa Yankie is Dentsply Sirona’s new Chief Human Resources Officer and Communications

31-01-2020

Dentsply Sirona, the Dental Solutions Company, has appointed Lisa Yankie as Senior Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer and Communications (CHRO). She is based at the Company’s headquarters in Charlotte. "On behalf of the entire management team, I am very happy that Lisa has joined our team. Lisa brings with her long-standing …

Editor’s pickW&H Celebrates 20 years of Steriliser “Lisa”

30-01-2020

In 1999, after two years of development and engineering at W&H Sterilisation, “Lisa” was launched as part of the W&H family of hygiene and maintenance products. “Lisa MB” had been sold more than sixty thousand times in eighty countries worldwide. “Lina”, which came to the market 12 years later, was …

Preventing & Healing Tooth Decay with a Bioactive Peptide

29-01-2020

Cavities, or dental caries, are the most widespread non-communicable disease globally, according to the World Health Organisation. Having a cavity drilled and filled at the dentist’s office can be painful, but untreated caries could lead to worse pain, tooth loss, infection, and even illness or death. Now, researchers in ACS Applied …

To the Powder, Get Set, Go – A New Prophylaxis Trio

28-01-2020

Proxeo Aura is available as a Prophy-Set and a Perio-Set With the slogan “Proxeo – prophy for professionals”, W&H presents its expanded portfolio for automatic plaque removal. Proxeo supports the complete preventive workflow on the basis of scientific recommendations for each patient and each indication. The Proxeo Aura air …

Dentsply Sirona: CEREC® Primemill Makes Excellence Easy

28-01-2020

CEREC Primemill: fast fabricating speed, excellent quality and easy to handle CEREC takes another big step forward with the introduction of CEREC Primemill, a brand-new grinding and milling unit from Dentsply Sirona. Fabricating chairside restorations is about to get easier and significantly faster. Thanks to state-of-the-art technology, a wide …

vhf and Esthetic Professionals Team Up for the Z4

23-01-2020

The German CAM solution provider vhf announced that California-based Esthetic Professionals will add the high-precision milling and grinding machine Z4 to their portfolio. vhf and Esthetic Professionals agreed on the distribution starting in January 2020. “We are proud that true dental enthusiasts such as Esthetic Professionals offer our …

Shofu Dental Corporation Introduces FIT SA™

23-01-2020

During the 2019 Greater New York Dental Meeting, Shofu Dental Corporation, a leading manufacturer of award-winning dental materials and equipment, announced the introduction of FIT SA, a new comprehensive self-adhesive flowable restorative with bioactive Giomer Technology inside. FIT SA has eliminated the need for the technique sensitive bonding …

Academy of Laser Dentistry Launches DSO Laser Training Programme

22-01-2020

The Academy of Laser Dentistry (ALD), an independent and unbiased non-profit association dedicated to improving patient care with the proper use of laser technology, recently announced the launch of its “DSO Laser Training Programme” (DLTP). According to ALD executive director Gail Siminovsky, CAE, “The growth of DSOs and group …