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.
U.K. seizes huge haul of counterfeit dental equipment October 20, 2014 -- More than 12,000 pieces of counterfeit dental equipment have been seized in the U.K. in the past six months, and the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency is warning dentists about the danger of buying and using counterfeit and unapproved dental equipment.
DentalEZ offers Facebook sweepstakes October 20, 2014 -- DentalEZ Group has announced its #MyStarHandpiece Sweepstakes, which is open to all U.S. practicing licensed dentists and hygienists. Currently running on the DentalEZ Group Facebook page, winners of the #MyStarHandpiece sweepstakes have the option to choose between one of two grand prizes: a StarDental high-speed or hygiene handpiece, along with five years of free handpiece repair.
Coltene adds to endodontics product line October 15, 2014 -- Coltene has added to its endodontics product line with the CanalPro apex locator. The device will notify the user when an endodontic file reaches the apical foramen, or the user can set a predetermined position at the required distance from the apex, according to the company.
Biolase announces ADA courses, workshops at ADA 2014 October 9, 2014 -- SAN ANTONIO - Biolase announced that it will share corporate updates and showcase its entire line of products, including its flagship WaterLase iPlus all-tissue laser, at the ADA 2014 annual meeting, held October 9-14.
Sapphire Technology gets funding for filling instruments October 8, 2014 -- The Colorado Institute for Drug, Device and Diagnostic Development announced it is awarding $200,000 to Denver-based Sapphire Technology for funding and management assistance in developing its proprietary dental instruments.
Midmark offers 2 product promotions September 17, 2014 -- Midmark is offering two dental product promotions allowing customers to receive incentives with the purchase of select equipment through the end of 2014.
CDA Cares plans Nov. free clinic September 12, 2014 -- The California Dental Association (CDA) Foundation and the CDA are seeking dental professionals to volunteer for a CDA Cares free clinic in Pomono, CA, from November 21-23.