OraVital signs distribution agreement with Stat Health
August 25, 2016 -- Salivary test manufacturer Oravital has signed an agreement for Stat Health Group to be the company's exclusive sales agent for the U.K.
30% of kids miss school due to oral health problems
August 22, 2016 -- About 30% of 6- to 12-year-old children in the U.S. miss school because of oral health problems, according to a new survey by Delta Dental.
i-CAT adds new CBCT line
August 22, 2016 -- i-CAT has introduced the FLX V-series of upgradable, dedicated 3D cone-beam CT (CBCT) systems.
CareCredit gets 4 contract renewals
August 22, 2016 -- CareCredit has received multiyear agreement renewals with four large dental organizations.
Private equity firm acquires DSO Smile Brands
August 19, 2016 -- Private equity firm Gryphon Investors has acquired the dental service organization (DSO) Smile Brands.
ADAA, DANB accepting scholarship applications
August 18, 2016 -- The American Dental Assistants Association (ADAA) and the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) are accepting applications for the 2016 ADAA/DANB Scholarship
Henry Schein offers hotline for La. flood relief
August 17, 2016 -- Henry Schein is offering its disaster relief hotline for customers affected by the flooding in Louisiana.
Interleukin Genetics reports increased Q2 revenues
August 17, 2016 -- Interleukin Genetics reported an increase in revenues and a slightly decreased overall loss for the second quarter of 2016.
Legal Cases: TMJ dysfunction following crown and bridge work
August 16, 2016 -- A 63-year-old man with many fillings, previous endodontic treatment, and three-unit bridges presented to his dentist with headaches, tight jaw muscles, and teeth grinding. As William S. Spiegel and Dr. Marc R. Leffler document, sometimes practicing to the dentist's ability is the best course of action for all involved.
Crosstex acquires Accutron
August 16, 2016 -- Crosstex has acquired Accutron, a manufacturer of conscious sedation nitrous oxide delivery systems.