Global dental market to reach $55B in 2019
November 21, 2014 -- The global dental market is expected to grow to $55 billion by 2019, according to a new report from BCC Research. Led by advances in technologies such as imaging equipment, dental lasers, and CAD/CAM equipment, the dental equipment market is the fastest-growing segment of the industry.
Sirona reports record fiscal 2014 results
November 21, 2014 -- Sirona has reported its fourth-quarter results and had record results for fiscal 2014.
Zimmer, European Commission extend review deadline for Biomet acquisition
November 19, 2014 -- Zimmer Holdings announced that it has agreed with the European Commission (EC) to extend the deadline for the EC's review of Zimmer's proposed acquisition of Biomet by a limited number of days to provide the EC with certain additional information.
Texas nearing $90M deal on Medicaid fraud detection software
November 18, 2014 -- The Texas agency charged with investigating Medicaid fraud is finalizing a $90 million contract for Medicaid fraud detection software.
Birner Q3 revenues up but income down
November 17, 2014 -- Birner Dental Management Services reported an increase in revenue but a decrease in net income for the third quarter of 2014.
Mass. man pleads guilty in ADA dues scam
November 14, 2014 -- Darren Stokes, of Stoughton, MA, has pleaded guilty to engaging in a fraud scheme involving the creation of phony invoices for annual dues that purported to come from legitimate business and trade associations, including the ADA. Investigators are looking for ADA members who may have been victims of the scam.
Pro-Dex reports increased sales for fiscal 2015 Q1
November 14, 2014 -- Pro-Dex has reported its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2015 and had an increase in sales for the quarter.
Union Dental shows Q3 profit
November 13, 2014 -- Union Dental Holdings announced its financial results for the third quarter, which showed the company returning to profitability.
Holocaust survivors to receive free dental care in 9 cities
November 12, 2014 -- Henry Schein Cares and the Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity have launched the Alpha Omega-Henry Schein Cares Holocaust Survivors Oral Health Program.
Ranir acquires leading French toothbrush company
November 10, 2014 -- Oral and personal healthcare product manufacturer Ranir announced that it has acquired Oralys Dental, the leading provider of private-label toothbrushes in France.