Breathometer launches new digital oral health tracker
September 27, 2016 -- Breath analysis technology developer Breathometer has launched Mint, a digital device for consumers that tracks and monitors their oral health.
Dentalpoint launches implant in U.S.
September 26, 2016 -- Swiss manufacturer Dentalpoint has announced that the company's metal-free dental implant is now available in the U.S.
IU dental school breaks ground for new clinic
September 26, 2016 -- Indiana University (IU) broke ground on September 23 on a new clinic for its School of Dentistry in Indianapolis.
3M donates sealant kits to ADA Foundation
September 22, 2016 -- 3M will donate 3,000 sealant kits to the ADA Foundation to be used during the 2017 Give Kids A Smile program.
3D Systems launches new surgical planning software
September 21, 2016 -- 3D printing company 3D Systems has introduced Jaw in a Day, an addition to its virtual surgical planning (VSP) product line.
Directa Dental acquires Parkell
September 21, 2016 -- Dental materials manufacturer Directa Dental Group has acquired dental supply maker Parkell.
Young Innovations acquires orthodontics firm
September 20, 2016 -- Dental supply manufacturer Young Innovations has acquired the Orthodontic Store, a provider of orthodontic appliances, supplies, and instruments.
Cosmedent launches new sculpting instrument
September 20, 2016 -- Cosmedent has introduced the Casi, a double-ended composite sculpting instrument.
Carestream features CS 3600, new products at AAOMS 2016
September 19, 2016 -- Carestream Dental is highlighting the CS 3600 intraoral scanner, which is designed for oral and maxillofacial surgeons, and other new products at this week's American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) conference in Las Vegas.
Calif. girl loses part of jaw after dental infection
September 16, 2016 -- A 7-year-old girl had oral surgery to remove an infected jaw bone and three teeth after having a pulpotomy at a Southern California dental clinic, according to an Orange County Register story.