Office lease negotiating: Part 2 -- Rent
October 6, 2015 -- Paying rent is one of the most heavily negotiated and litigated aspects of a lease. Thousands of dollars are on the line, and payments can drastically affect your cash flow. In part two of this series, Matt LaMaster discusses rent, how it's calculated, and tips on negotiating a better lease.
AACD opens online cosmetic dentistry survey
October 6, 2015 -- The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) has opened its 2015 State of the Cosmetic Dentistry Industry Survey.
Dara Biosciences launches tablet to treat oral thrush
October 6, 2015 -- Pharmaceutical company Dara BioSciences has launched its Oravig tablet to treat oral thrush for the U.S. oncology and primary care markets.
CDA Cares event helps more than 2K patients
October 5, 2015 -- The latest CDA Cares volunteer dental event provided more than $1.9 million in charitable dental services to nearly 2,100 people from October 2-3 in Fresno, CA.
UNC researcher, biotech firm partner on rapid oral HPV test
October 2, 2015 -- A University of North Carolina (UNC) researcher and a California-based biotechnology company are partnering to create a rapid oral test for HPV.
Ultradent launches new take-home whitening gel
October 2, 2015 -- Ultradent Products has launched its Opalescence Go 6% hydrogen peroxide whitening gel, a take-home whitening product.
Align Technology gives $1 for selfies to Operation Smile
October 2, 2015 -- Align Technology will donate $1 to Operation Smile for each smiling selfie tagged with #RealSmile on social media to coincide with World Smile Day on October 2.
AAOF creates Burstone research award
October 2, 2015 -- The American Association of Orthodontists Foundation (AAOF) has created a research award in honor of the late Charles Burstone, DDS, a pioneer in biomechanics and orthodontics.
Dental social media company raises $3.5M
October 2, 2015 -- Marketing firm Social Dental has raised $3.5 million in seed round funding.
Kaiser expert touts MLPs during ADA webinar
October 1, 2015 -- Midlevel providers (MLPs) can help dentists expand their Medicaid practices without shrinking their private-pay practices, the associate director of a Kaiser commission on Medicaid said during a recent ADA webinar focusing on a new Health Policy Institute report on dental care utilization.