LED Medical acquires imaging software company
January 20, 2017 -- LED Medical Diagnostics has acquired Apteryx, a software development company.
New midlevel provider bill introduced in ND
January 20, 2017 -- North Dakota lawmakers are once again considering a bill to allow midlevel providers to practice in the state.
Hu-Friedy acquires dental products company
January 20, 2017 -- Hu-Friedy has acquired the dental products company J. Palmero Sales.
CDC releases infection-prevention app for dental offices
January 19, 2017 -- The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released a new app to help dental facilities stay compliant with infection-prevention practices.
New bill again attempts to add dental to Medicare
January 18, 2017 -- A California congresswoman has introduced a new bill that would expand Medicare to include dental care.
Budget cuts derail Mo. dental school plan
January 18, 2017 -- Plans for a new dental school in southern Missouri have been suspended after state budget cuts eliminated more than 40% of the money set aside for the school.
Deodorant company acquires Luster Premium White brand
January 17, 2017 -- Dentovations' oral care whitening brand Luster Premium White has been sold to deodorant company French Transit.
New product: Microcopy launches new articulation film
January 17, 2017 -- Microcopy has introduced a new articulation film.
3Shape software integrates with Ormco brackets
January 17, 2017 -- 3Shap has added Ormco's Damon System bracket library to its orthodontic software.
Univ. of the Pacific adds toothbrush history exhibit to virtual museum
January 13, 2017 -- The University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry has added a new exhibit about the history of the toothbrush to its virtual dental museum.