Henry Schein acquires anesthesia supply company
February 21, 2017 -- Henry Schein announced it has agreed to acquire Southern Anesthesia + Surgical.
Henry Schein dental sales up in Q4
February 21, 2017 -- Henry Schein has reported results for its fourth quarter of 2016, with dental sales up from the same quarter of 2015.
Biolase receives FDA clearance for updated laser
February 17, 2017 -- Laser and CAD/CAM scanner company Biolase has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its Waterlase Express laser system.
Rhinogram adds new features to communications tool
February 17, 2017 -- Rhinogramhas added secure team chat and secure mobile messaging to the company's communication tool kit, also called the Rhinogram.
ADA releases 2 guide books
February 15, 2017 -- The American Dental Association has released two new guide books, one on dental assisting and the other on dental office design.
Health insurance megamergers called off
February 15, 2017 -- Two mergers involving four large health insurance firms have been called off.
Smile Brands acquires 2 Calif. dental groups
February 13, 2017 -- The dental service organization Smile Brands has acquired two Northern California dental groups.
LED Medical completes acquisition of imaging software company
February 13, 2017 -- LED Medical Diagnostics has completed the acquisition of Apteryx, a software development company.
U.S. judge blocks Anthem, Cigna merger
February 9, 2017 -- A U.S. federal judge has blocked Anthem's $54 billion acquisition of Cigna.
ND midlevel provider bill fails
February 9, 2017 -- North Dakota lawmakers have once again voted against a bill to allow midlevel providers to practice in the state.