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.
NSK Dental receives ISO 13485 certification November 21, 2014 -- Dental equipment manufacturer NSK Dental announced that it has received International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 13485 certification for its North American distribution and repair services. This certification applies specifically to medical device manufacturers.
New study reviews calcium-enriched cement as endodontic option November 18, 2014 -- A new review study published in Restorative Dentistry and Endodontics analyzed the effectiveness of calcium-enriched mixture cement in endodontic applications. Bioceramic materials were mostly used for dental implants before they were introduced for pulp capping, apexogenesis, apexification, and furcation repair.
Taub launches new dual-cure implant cement October 31, 2014 -- Taub Products has launched Zero-G bio implant cement, a dual-cure implant cement that is recommended for intermediate to long-term cementation of implant-retained restorations, as well as for traditional crown and bridge restorations.
Cosmedent makes $141K product donation to NCOHF October 22, 2014 -- Cosmedent has made a product donation totaling more than $141,000 to the National Children's Oral Health Foundation (NCOHF): America's ToothFairy. The contribution will enable the NCOHF Affiliate Network of nonprofit clinical programs to continue to provide vital oral health services to vulnerable children, according to the foundation.