Carestream launches guide to digital dentistry
March 27, 2015 -- Carestream Dental has launched a new app for the iPad, CS Digitalizer, that provides a step-by-step guide to building a customized digital practice.
Digital x-ray is most common new technology in dental schools
March 26, 2015 -- Digital radiography is the most common new technology in U.S. dental schools, while CAD/CAM denture fabrication and hard-tissue lasers were the least likely technologies to be taught in the schools, according to a new study in the Journal of Dental Education.
Delta Dental Foundation donates $100K for mobile clinic in Ind.
March 23, 2015 -- The Delta Dental Foundation has donated $100,000 to St. Mary's Health Foundation of Evansville, IN, for a new mobile dental clinic that will help increase access to care for underserved children in southern Indiana.
IADR 2015: Study pinpoints brain regions involved in dental pain
March 13, 2015 -- Swiss researchers have linked dental pain relief with changes in activity and connectivity in certain parts of the brain, suggesting a distinct role for these brain regions in alleviating dental pain. The researchers presented their findings at this week's International Association for Dental Research (IADR) 2015 General Session.
IADR 2015: 3D models from MRI data similar to those from CBCT scans
March 13, 2015 -- BOSTON - In a March 13 oral session at the International Association for Dental Research (IADR) 2015 General Session, researchers discussed how 3D models of condyles built from MRI scans yielded similar volume and shape as models built from conebeam CT (CBCT) scans.
LED Dental launches RIOSensor intraoral radiography system
March 12, 2015 -- LED Dental has launched the RIOSensor intraoral radiography system from Ray Co., a spin-off of Samsung Electronics, in the U.S. and Canada.
Sirona offers digital impression submission to Invisalign
March 11, 2015 -- Sirona Dental Systems has expanded its orthodontic product line to include Align Technology's Invisalign digital impression submission, the company announced at this week's International Dental Show (IDS) in Cologne, Germany.
9th International Congress on 3D Dental Imaging set for April
March 11, 2015 -- Henry Schein and i-CAT announced that the 9th International Congress on 3D Dental Imaging will take place April 17-18, 2015, at the Dallas Marriott City Center.
Neutron imaging shows gaps in glass ionomer cements
March 10, 2015 -- Using neutron imaging, researchers have shown how the lower mechanical strength in glass ionomer cements results from the presence of pores and also the increased hydrogen mobility within the material, according to a new study in the journal Scientific Reports. The authors recommend further study to improve the materials.
Planmeca launches advanced jaw motion tracking system
March 9, 2015 -- Planmeca is expanding its product range with the Planmeca 4D Jaw Motion system, which offers visualization and measurement data of mandibular 3D movements in real-time.
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
Imagina Dental 2015
April 1-3
Monaco, Monaco Monaco
9th International Congress on 3D Dental Imaging
April 17-18
Dallas, Texas United States
Implant Dentistry in the Digital World
April 24-25
Baltimore, Maryland United States
American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology (AAOMR) 66th Annual Meeting
September 29 - October 3
Indianapolis, Indiana United States