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.
DentalEZ launches 360° Customer Care Program
November 17, 2014 -- DentalEZ Group< has launched its new 360° Customer Care Program, a comprehensive online customer service tool for all StarDental customers.
Pro-Dex reports increased sales for fiscal 2015 Q1
November 14, 2014 -- Pro-Dex has reported its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2015 and had an increase in sales for the quarter.
Solea laser named to Popular Science's Best of What's New list
November 13, 2014 -- Convergent Dental's Solea laser was named one of Popular Science magazine's Best of What's New products for 2014.
Key Group releases new U.S. dental labs market report
November 7, 2014 -- The Key Group has released its 2014 U.S. Dental Laboratory Market Assessment and Trends Report with data from more than 300 dental laboratories.
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.
Stoma Dental launches disposable HVE, SE valves
October 22, 2014 -- Stoma Dental has launched its Dove brand line of disposable high-volume evacuation (HVE) and saliva ejector (SE) valves and tailcaps for use in the dental operatory.
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.
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January 22-24, 2015
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