Heraeus Kulzer launches Pala digital denture system
March 4, 2015 -- Heraeus Kulzer has launched the Pala digital denture system. The technology uses CAD and 3D software to model dentures for a good fit and good aesthetics that practices can deliver to their patients two times faster than conventional systems, according to the company.
2015 Chicago Midwinter Meeting wrap-up
March 3, 2015 -- CHICAGO - The 150th Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting concluded this past weekend. Despite subfreezing temperatures, there was a busy exhibit floor, standing-room-only clinical presentations, and dozens of new products launched.
KaVo Kerr to present more than 35 new products at IDS in Germany
March 2, 2015 -- KaVo Kerr Group announced plans to present more than 35 new products at the International Dental Show (IDS), held March 10-14 in Cologne, Germany
3D Systems signs distribution deal with Henry Schein
March 2, 2015 -- 3D Systems has entered into a multinational distribution agreement with Henry Schein.
3D Systems adds new distributor
March 2, 2015 -- 3D Systems has added Impression Solutions as a distributor of its consumer products, including 3D printers and handheld scanners.
Carestream partners with Exocad on systems integration
February 27, 2015 -- Carestream Dental has partnered with CAD/CAM software provider Exocad to offer systems integration with Carestream's CS Solutions product portfolio. The new partnership will allow clinicians to incorporate digital impressions into their workflow and send cases directly to labs.
Chicago Midwinter 2015 opening sees new product launches
February 26, 2015 -- CHICAGO - Lasers, tablet technology, and new printers were among the new products introduced on the first day of the 150th Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting. Companies including Convergent, AMD Lasers, BaseVac, Millenium Dental, and 3D Systems launched new or upgraded products.
Carestream debuts latest Logicon caries detector at Midwinter Meeting
February 26, 2015 -- CHICAGO - Carestream Dental has released the latest version of its Logicon caries detector, version 5.1, at the 2015 Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting.
Sirona signs Train to play at Cerec 30
February 19, 2015 -- Sirona Dental Systems has signed the Grammy award-winning rock band Train to perform at its upcoming Cerec 30th Anniversary Celebration (Cerec 30) to be held September 17-19, 2015, in Las Vegas.
Study: Dentists need to consider diagnostic task in CBCT use
February 18, 2015 -- Cone-beam CT (CBCT) is often used for implant planning, cases of impacted teeth and trauma, periapical diagnosis, and more, but it is well known that it delivers a higher radiation dose than other imaging methods. The authors of a new study advise practitioners to consider the diagnostic task when evaluating CBCT images and image quality.
Special Feature
3D visualization makes learning dental anatomy a snap

The 3D Digital Head and Neck model, developed at the Glasgow School of Art, is designed to enable students and clinical trainees to view, manipulate, and interact with a 3D head in real-time in order to develop an understanding of anatomy and learn diagnostic techniques and procedures.Read more.

Conferences
IADR/AADR/CADR General Session & Exhibition
March 11-14
Boston, Massachusetts United States
Western Regional Dental Convention
March 19-21
Phoenix, Arizona United States
Imagina Dental 2015
April 1-3
Monaco, Monaco Monaco
American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology (AAOMR) 66th Annual Meeting
September 29 - October 3
Indianapolis, Indiana United States