December new-product roundup from
December 9, 2016 -- Since the start of November, companies have introduced new products ranging from a universal composite to a sealant, and more. Here is our monthly roundup of new products from companies such as Carestream Dental, Kerr, Taub Products, and others.
Tab32 adds voice reminder to appointment software
December 9, 2016 -- Tab32 has added a traditional voice reminder feature to its patient communication and retention software.
Tenn. practice awarded $22M in ruling against DentaQuest
December 8, 2016 -- A Tennessee practice has been awarded more than $20 million by a trial jury because it was excluded from participation in that state's TennCare Medicaid dental program.
New product: Dental Intel, NextLevel launch practice software
December 8, 2016 -- Dental software developer Dental Intel and dental consulting firm NextLevel Practice have partnered and released Dental MicroManager, new practice management software.
New product: Proove Biosciences launches genetic test for TMD
December 8, 2016 -- Genetic testing company Proove Biosciences has introduced a new genetic test to help determine personalized treatment recommendations for patients with a temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD).
Survey: Dentists split on dental therapists
December 7, 2016 -- About half of dental professionals believe midlevel providers should have the opportunity to work in their state, while the other half disagree, according to a new survey.
South African implant firm opens U.S. operations
December 2, 2016 -- International dental implant company Southern Implants has announced the opening of its North American subsidiary.
New product: Rodo Medical abutment system gets FDA clearance
November 30, 2016 -- Dental device company Rodo Medical has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Rodo abutment system.
Giving Tuesday: 2 groups raise money for toothbrushes
November 29, 2016 -- SmileMakers and America's ToothFairy: National Children's Oral Health Foundation are raising money to buy toothbrushes for in-need children on Giving Tuesday, November 29.
Huron Capital adds new affiliates in Va.
November 29, 2016 -- Huron Capital Partners announced that its portfolio company, Spring & Sprout Dental Holdings, has added two affiliates in Virginia.