Single-tooth implants and bridges market to hit $4.7B by 2019
October 22, 2014 -- The global single-tooth implants and dental bridges market will reach more than $4.7 billion by 2019, up from about $3.3 billion this year, according to a new report from Markets and Markets.
Stoma Dental launches disposable HVE, SE valves
October 22, 2014 -- Stoma Dental has launched its Dove brand line of disposable high-volume evacuation (HVE) and saliva ejector (SE) valves and tailcaps for use in the dental operatory.
Cosmedent makes $141K product donation to NCOHF
October 22, 2014 -- Cosmedent has made a product donation totaling more than $141,000 to the National Children's Oral Health Foundation (NCOHF): America's ToothFairy. The contribution will enable the NCOHF Affiliate Network of nonprofit clinical programs to continue to provide vital oral health services to vulnerable children, according to the foundation.
Global dental imaging market to grow to $2.6B by 2019
October 21, 2014 -- The global dental imaging market is expected to reach more than $2.6 billion by 2019 from $1.7 billion in 2014, growing at a compound annual growth rate of 9.7% from 2014 to 2019, according to a new report issued by Markets and Markets.
Calif. accepting applications for state dental director position
October 21, 2014 -- The California Department of Public Health has posted the job description and application process for the state dental director, following the approval earlier this year of the position.
U.K. seizes huge haul of counterfeit dental equipment
October 20, 2014 -- More than 12,000 pieces of counterfeit dental equipment have been seized in the U.K. in the past six months, and the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency is warning dentists about the danger of buying and using counterfeit and unapproved dental equipment.
Henry Schein invests in Japanese dental supply company
October 20, 2014 -- Henry Schein has entered the Japanese market with an investment in Iwase Dental Supply.
DentalEZ offers Facebook sweepstakes
October 20, 2014 -- DentalEZ Group has announced its #MyStarHandpiece Sweepstakes, which is open to all U.S. practicing licensed dentists and hygienists. Currently running on the DentalEZ Group Facebook page, winners of the #MyStarHandpiece sweepstakes have the option to choose between one of two grand prizes: a StarDental high-speed or hygiene handpiece, along with five years of free handpiece repair.
New report cites Ohio ER visits for dental care
October 16, 2014 -- In 2011, more than 84,000 Ohioans used a hospital's emergency room (ER) to receive treatment for dental pain and suffering, according to a new report from the Universal Health Care Action Network Ohio.
FDA approves expanded indications for Lymphoseek
October 16, 2014 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved expanded indications for Navidea Biopharmaceuticals' Lymphoseek radiopharmaceutical agent.