DEXIS donates digital imaging equipment to Noor Foundation
July 14, 2014 -- DEXIS has donated imaging equipment and software to the Noor Foundation Dental Clinic in San Luis Obispo, CA. The clinic is a volunteer-based, nonprofit organization that provides free dental service in the community.
Sharpen filter best for detecting vertical root fractures
July 9, 2014 -- Finding vertical root fractures can be tricky. With four filters and the original setting to choose from, clinicians have a range of options for radiographically detecting them with the Digora Optime digital radiography system. Now researchers have pinpointed which filter works best for diagnosing these fractures.
Henry Schein announces upcoming CAD/CAM events
July 7, 2014 -- Henry Schein Dental has announced a schedule of upcoming CAD/CAM events to help practitioners improve productivity and predictability in their practice, underscore digital dentistry's benefits for practitioners' patients, and earn up to four continuing education credits.
Study compares time efficiency of intraoral scanners
June 26, 2014 -- There is an abundance of research examining the performance of different intraoral scanners, but the time needed to use them has not been compared. Now, a new study has measured the time efficiency of different intraoral scanners and conventional impression materials to see which ones complete commonly encountered scenarios the swiftest.
Carestream to offer courses at Dentalxp symposium
June 10, 2014 -- At the 2014 Dentalxp Global Symposium, to be held June 18-21 in Hollywood, FL, Carestream Dental will offer dental professionals the chance to learn from leading clinicians and educators as they experience the latest technology.
3D Systems' printer verified by 3Shape for model production
May 30, 2014 -- 3D Systems announced that its ProJet 3510 MP 3D printer has been verified by 3Shape for ultrahigh fidelity prosthodontic dental model production. The company also announced its proprietary VisiJet Pearlstone dental material has been verified by 3Shape for prosthodontic dental model production.
Orascoptic introduces new frame
May 14, 2014 -- Orascoptic has introduced the Legend frame, which is designed by Rudy Project and brings the styles of the 1940s to modern day.
Sirona reports bump in Q2 revenue
May 9, 2014 -- Second-quarter revenue for Sirona reached $282.7 million, an increase of $15.4 million, or 5.7%, from the same period in 2013.
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.