Survey: Most U.S. consumers know little about oral cancer
April 2, 2015 -- A new survey by Vigilant Biosciences has found that most U.S. consumers know little or nothing about oral cancer. This offers a clear opportunity for dentists to educate their patients on the disease, the company noted.
Hu-Friedy releases free implantology e-book
April 1, 2015 -- Hu-Friedy has released a free downloadable e-book on implant fundamentals.
HealthyGrid introduces xylitol-free lozenges
April 1, 2015 -- HealthyGrid has released Loloz lozenges, its latest product for reducing oral bacteria
CDA dental clinic provides $2M in free care
April 1, 2015 -- The California Dental Association (CDA) recently hosted a free, two-day dental clinic in Sacramento that provided $2 million in dental services to more than 2,000 people.
Anaheim Group releases 2015 dental industry acquisition report
March 31, 2015 -- The Anaheim Group has released the 2015 Worldwide Dental Industry Acquisition Report.
Convergent secures $9M in funding
March 31, 2015 -- Convergent Dental, manufacturer of the Solea laser, announced that it has secured $9 million in a funding round led by existing investors and family offices.
ADA directors approve funding for DC townhouse purchase
March 31, 2015 -- The ADA Board of Directors has approved funding of up to $2.5 million to buy a townhouse in Washington, DC.
Obtura Spartan adds file to endodontic product line
March 30, 2015 -- Obtura Spartan Endodontics has expanded its endodontic product line with the addition of the new One Endo file.
Primotec joins materials certification program
March 30, 2015 -- Primotec has joined the IdentAlloy/IdentCeram Council's certification program, which provides labs and dentists with free certification of the content of dental materials.
Ariz. dentist introduces U.S. dental insurance bill
March 30, 2015 -- U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar, DDS (R-AZ), has introduced the Dental Insurance Fairness Act of 2015, which, if passed, would coordinate dental benefits and allow consumers to use providers who are not in their network.