Johnson & Johnson enters orofacial 3D printing market
July 22, 2016 -- Johnson & Johnson has made a deal with Materialise, a Belgium-based 3D printing company, to enter the craniofacial implants market.
Dentrix now includes HIPAA-compliant messaging
July 22, 2016 -- Henry Schein's Dentrix practice management software has been updated to include HIPAA-compliant messaging.
ADA Foundation accepting applications for grants, scholarships
July 21, 2016 -- The ADA Foundation is accepting applications for grants for nonprofit organizations to provide underserved populations with access to care and dental homes.
Calif. toddler dies after dental procedure
July 20, 2016 -- A 3-year-old girl died July 16 following a procedure at a dental clinic in California, according to a coroner's report.
Avitus launches dental division
July 20, 2016 -- Avitus Group, a Denver-based company that provides back office support, including payroll, taxes, and accounting, is launching a dental management division.
New oral health handouts raise patient awareness
July 19, 2016 -- To raise awareness of the importance of oral health, four new fact sheets for patients have been made available for primary care and internal medicine providers.
Marquee Dental adds Ala. practice
July 19, 2016 -- Dental support organization Marquee Dental Partners has announced an affiliation agreement with a multispecialty practice in northern Alabama.
Komet expands line of ceramic cutters
July 15, 2016 -- Komet USA has expanded its line of ceramic cutters to work on large, soft-acrylic surfaces.
Dental students eligible for loan repayment program
July 15, 2016 -- The National Health Service Corps (NHSC) will accept applications from dental students for its Students to Service Loan Repayment Program beginning August 16 for the 2016-2017 school year.
Study: Dentin shows vitamin D deficiency of earlier civilizations
July 14, 2016 -- Researchers from Canada have discovered that tooth dentin is permanently altered when the body is deficient of vitamin D.