Henry Schein acquires Brazilian dental supply distributor
February 5, 2016 -- Henry Schein has acquired a majority ownership of Dental Cremer, a Brazilian dental supplies and equipment distributor.
Henry Schein participates in 2016 GKAS Day
February 5, 2016 -- Henry Schein has joined with 26 of its supplier partners to participate in the 14th annual Give Kids A Smile (GKAS) Day.
Pulpdent donates fluoride varnish for Guatemalan nonprofit
February 4, 2016 -- Pulpdent is donating the company's Embrace fluoride varnish to the nonprofit group Mil Milagros (A Thousand Miracles).
Western Dental seeks new solutions to Calif. issues
February 3, 2016 -- When Western Dental temporarily stopped accepting new Denti-Cal patients in 2015, it was a wakeup call to California leaders. Dr. Ronald Inge, Western's chief dental officer, explains his company's reversal of that decision and his organization's hopes for solutions to better serve these and all patients.
Athenex gets FDA OK for clinical trials of oral form of cancer drug
February 3, 2016 -- Athenex has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) allowance to proceed with clinical trials in patients of its oral form of the docetaxel anticancer drug, Oradoxel.
AMD Lasers upgrades Picasso dental lasers
February 3, 2016 -- AMD Lasers has released an update to its line of Picasso lasers, called the Picasso+.
Kolibree survey reveals kids' toothbrushing habits
February 3, 2016 -- More than half of surveyed parents admitted it was a struggle to get their children to brush their teeth, according to the results of a new survey sponsored by Kolibree.
February is National Children's Dental Health Month
February 3, 2016 -- February has been designated as National Children's Dental Health Month.
Geistlich Pharma launches line of bone harvesting instruments
February 2, 2016 -- Geistlich Pharma North America has launched a line of bone harvesting instruments for the collection of autogenous bone.
Dental Health & Wellness to manage Wisc. MHS Health benefits
February 2, 2016 -- MHS Health Wisconsin announced that Dental Health & Wellness has become its new dental benefits manager, effective January 1, 2016.