Lawsuit challenges FDA on dental amalgam
March 7, 2014 -- A new lawsuit claims that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has delayed protecting the public's health against mercury tooth fillings.
Analysis of ADC vs. Texas Health and Human Services Commission
March 6, 2014 -- Why should anyone care about a dental Medicaid ruling from an administrative law court in Travis County in Texas? Not just because it potentially involves millions of taxpayer dollars, but also because public record disclosure revealed mechanisms for defrauding taxpayers.
Where should you look for the funding you need?
March 3, 2014 -- What do you need to be aware of when pursuing funding? In some cases, private equity is more accurate in assessing needed funds than banks. Banks may be more concerned with their own metrics, whereas private equity realizes that its only real collateral is the success of the business to which it is lending money, according to consultant Thomas Climo, PhD.
A case of counterfeit dental materials
February 20, 2014 -- The federal case against a person convicted of counterfeiting dental materials highlights the need for dental practitioners to be aware that the materials you purchase might not be all that meets the eye.
Hu-Friedy, EMS sign distribution deal
February 20, 2014 -- CHICAGO - Hu-Friedy announced a strategic partnership with Switzerland-based Electro Medical Systems (EMS) at the Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting.
NC court allows negligence case to continue
February 19, 2014 -- A North Carolina appeals court has overturned a previous decision in the case of a negligence lawsuit filed after man's death following dental surgery in 2008.