Mass. dentist to return $500K to state Medicaid program
August 22, 2017 -- A Massachusetts pediatric dentist will return $500,000 to the state's Medicaid program for improperly billed palliative care, according to the Massachusetts Attorney General's Office.
Patterson to distribute 3Shape products
August 22, 2017 -- Patterson Dental has signed an agreement to distribute imaging products and software from 3Shape.  Discuss
Calif.'s state oral health plan begins to take shape
August 18, 2017 -- After two years of planning, California has finally offered a look at what the state's oral health plan may be like. The state's dental director, Dr. Jayanth Kumar, outlined broad concepts and frameworks for the plan in the August 2017 edition of the Journal of the California Dental Association.  Discuss
Brooklyn dentist convicted of practicing without license
August 18, 2017 -- A man in New York City was sentenced to five months in prison plus five years of probation for practicing dentistry after losing his license.  Discuss
Straumann acquires ClearCorrect for $150M
August 17, 2017 -- Straumann Group has acquired clear aligner manufacturer ClearCorrect.  Discuss
New product: Clip Mirror debuts in U.S.
August 16, 2017 -- D.H. Essentials has introduced the dental hygiene Clip Mirror to the U.S. market.
Spear launches practice management program
August 15, 2017 -- Spear Education has launched its new practice management program.
Dentsply Sirona responds to SEC request
August 14, 2017 -- The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC) Division of Enforcement has filed a request for information with Dentsply Sirona.
Birner reports decreased Q2 revenue, earnings
August 14, 2017 -- Birner Dental Management Services reported a decrease in revenue and earnings for the second quarter of 2017.  Discuss
Patterson to distribute KaVo Kerr imaging products
August 10, 2017 -- Patterson Dental has signed an agreement to distribute imaging products from KaVo Kerr Group.