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.
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.
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.
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.