January new-product roundup from DrBicuspid.com
January 20, 2017 -- Since the middle of December, companies have introduced new products ranging from a smart toothbrush to a 3D printer, and more. Here is our monthly roundup of new products from companies such as Kolibree, Microcopy, TJA Health, and others.
LED Medical acquires imaging software company
January 20, 2017 -- LED Medical Diagnostics has acquired Apteryx, a software development company.
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.
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.
ADA brief: Dentist earnings stable, but unused capacity still high
January 12, 2017 -- Earnings for general dentists in the U.S. remained stable in 2015, but they appear unlikely to return to prerecession growth levels, according to a new research brief by the ADA's Health Policy Institute. In addition, general dentists reported being busier in 2015, but there is still significant unused capacity in the dental care system, the authors noted.
A-dec among most admired Ore. companies
January 12, 2017 -- Dental equipment company A-dec was named the seventh most admired company in Oregon based on a survey by the Portland Business Journal.
Portable sleep apnea device gets FDA clearance
January 11, 2017 -- Medical device company ResMed has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its AirMini portable continuous positive airway pressure device.