New 3D scanner shortens denture-fitting time
July 23, 2015 -- A new 3D holographic scanner for intraoral modeling can reduce the time it takes to fit dentures, according to Israeli researchers.
3M, Kois Center partner to improve oral care
July 23, 2015 -- 3M Oral Care will partner with Seattle's Kois Center to improve oral wellness through advanced technologies and education, the center announced at its annual educational symposium on June 23.
KaVo Kerr opens registration for Dental 3D University
July 15, 2015 -- KaVo Kerr Group announced that registration is now open for its first Dental 3D University, a two-day event in October that teaches dentists about cone-beam CT technology.
DrBicuspid.com announces bracket challenge winners
July 14, 2015 -- DrBicuspid.com salutes the winners of our March Mayhem Bracket Challenge. Four dentists and a dental assistant came away with prizes. Here we highlight their methods for picking winners and thank the sponsors for their generous participation.
QDT touts Canary study on caries treated with resin
July 13, 2015 -- The Canary System by Quantum Dental Technologies (QDT) can monitor the progress of caries after being treated with resin infiltration, according to a study presented at the recent European Organisation for Caries Research Congress in Brussels.
AGD 2015: Digital dentistry is fast and accurate
July 7, 2015 -- Digital dentistry tools significantly reduce treatment planning time and also improve treatment accuracy, according to a lecture at the recent Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) meeting that covered cone-beam CT, intraoral scanners, and CAD/CAM restorations.
Groups issue position statement on CBCT use in endodontics
July 6, 2015 -- The American Association of Endodontists and the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology have issued a revised position statement on the use of cone-beam CT (CBCT) in endodontics.
DrQuickLook announces camera system distribution deals
July 2, 2015 -- DrQuickLook announced that the company's SD Plus camera system is now available through distributors such as Henry Schein, Patterson Dental, Benco, and Nashville Dental.
Leaders in Dentistry: Dr. Robert Boyd
June 30, 2015 -- When Dr. Robert Boyd was in dental school, he wasn't thinking about becoming an orthodontist. Now, as the chair of the department of orthodontics at the University of Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco, Dr. Boyd has long been one of the leaders in orthodontic research. In this video for the latest installment of our Leaders in Dentistry series, he talks about his career, research interests, and experience as a principal investigator for Invisalign.
Benco, Amann Girrbach announce distribution partnership
June 29, 2015 -- Benco Dental has announced a distribution partnership agreement with Amann Girrbach.
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.

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