ADA to create new licensing exam
March 28, 2017 -- In an effort to end licensing exams that use live patients, the ADA is creating its own exam to test the clinical competency of dentists. The association plans to have the exam developed, tested, and available for states to license by 2020.
Product highlights from IDS 2017: Part 2
March 28, 2017 -- COLOGNE, GERMANY - Dental journalist Kevin Henry attended the 2017 International Dental Show (IDS) and saw a number of new technologies at the meeting. The second part of his exclusive roundup of new products on display features cosmetic, endodontic, imaging, and restorative products.
Product highlights from IDS 2017: Part 1
March 27, 2017 -- COLOGNE, GERMANY - Dental journalist Kevin Henry attended the 2017 International Dental Show (IDS) in Cologne, Germany, and saw the plethora of amazing new technologies that were introduced. He offers a roundup of these introductions in the first of a two-part exclusive series for DrBicuspid.com.
New product: Planmeca introduces entry-level milling unit
March 27, 2017 -- Dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca has introduced an entry-level milling unit.
New product: AssureCare launches treatment authorization module
March 27, 2017 -- Healthcare technology company AssureCare has launched a new dental module for its MedCompass care management platform.
New product: Planmeca adds implant guide module
March 24, 2017 -- Dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca has launched a new surgical implant guide module to its Planmeca Romexis software, enabling a fully digital implant workflow.
New product: Brasseler adds titanium probes to ImplantPro line
March 23, 2017 -- Dental and surgical instrument manufacturer Brasseler USA has added titanium probes to its ImplantPro line of products.
New products: Planmeca launches operating light, analytics service
March 23, 2017 -- Dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca has introduced a new dental operating light at this week's International Dental Show in Cologne, Germany. The company has also launched a web-based analytics service.
New products: Philips Sonicare debuts smart toothbrush, breath care system
March 22, 2017 -- Philips Sonicare has introduced a new smart toothbrush and a breath care system at this week's International Dental Show in Cologne, Germany.
New products: Formlabs unveils new dental materials at IDS
March 22, 2017 -- 3D printing systems company Formlabs is unveling two new 3D printing dental materials at this week's International Dental Show (IDS) in Cologne, Germany.