U.S. Senate Republicans unveil healthcare bill
June 22, 2017 -- The U.S. Senate Republicans have unveiled their version of the American Health Care Act (AHCA).
Wis. law allows hygienists to practice in more settings
June 22, 2017 -- Dental hygienists in Wisconsin will be able to practice without the supervision and presence of a dentist in more public health settings thanks to a state bill that was signed into law on June 22.
New start-up lets dentists rate dental labs
June 22, 2017 -- Start-up LabWorthy has developed a new website that allows dentists to rate and review dental labs.
Aspen Dental to open 3 new clinics
June 22, 2017 -- Aspen Dental will open three new dental clinics on June 29.
49 state associations sign charters with ADHA
June 21, 2017 -- The American Dental Hygienists' Association (ADHA) announced that two additional state associations have signed charter agreements with the organization at its recent annual conference in Jacksonville, FL. This brings the total number of chartered constituents to 49.
U.S. appeals court upholds decision for AAID over Texas board
June 21, 2017 -- A U.S. appeals court has affirmed a lower court's decision in favor of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID) that the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners' rule on dental specialist advertising is unconstitutional.
New product: Ultradent adds Unicore accessory posts
June 20, 2017 -- Ultradent Products has added accessory posts to it Unicore post line.
New product: Komet launches enamel stripping system
June 19, 2017 -- Komet USA has launched a new stripping system for interproximal enamel reduction before orthodontic treatment.
Dentsply Sirona, Pacific Dental extend partnership
June 16, 2017 -- Dentsply Sirona and Pacific Dental Services have announced a five-year extension to their technology partnership.
Great Expressions expands in Texas
June 14, 2017 -- Great Expressions Dental Centers has acquired eight Floss dental practices in Texas.