Do resin cements affect CAD/CAM materials?
September 22, 2016 -- What's the best combination of resin/ceramic CAD/CAM materials with adhesive resin cements? Is it better to go with self-etch or etch-and-rinse cements? A new study from Dental Materials Journal might change how you think about these cements.
3M donates sealant kits to ADA Foundation
September 22, 2016 -- 3M will donate 3,000 sealant kits to the ADA Foundation to be used during the 2017 Give Kids A Smile program.
3D Systems launches new surgical planning software
September 21, 2016 -- 3D printing company 3D Systems has introduced Jaw in a Day, an addition to its virtual surgical planning (VSP) product line.
Directa Dental acquires Parkell
September 21, 2016 -- Dental materials manufacturer Directa Dental Group has acquired dental supply maker Parkell.
Cosmedent launches new sculpting instrument
September 20, 2016 -- Cosmedent has introduced the Casi, a double-ended composite sculpting instrument.
Review: SDF stops caries in primary teeth
September 19, 2016 -- Silver diamine fluoride (SDF) stops caries in primary teeth, according to a new review study. The noninvasive, easily administered treatment can manage dental caries in young children or those who have special needs, the authors noted.
Health report indicates Kaine needs dental work
September 15, 2016 -- The Democratic nominees for U.S. president and vice president have released their health information, with the vice presidential nominee needing some dental restorative work.
Datum Dental scaffold gets FDA clearance
September 13, 2016 -- Biomaterial manufacturer and marketer Datum Dental has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Ossix Volumax scaffold.
Video from CDA Presents 2016: Dr. Jon Suzuki on periodontal disease and systemic health
September 12, 2016 -- SAN FRANCISCO - DrBicuspid.com brings you exclusive video from the California Dental Association's CDA Presents 2016 conference. In this video, Dr. Jon Suzuki talks about the relationship between periodontal disease and systemic health, as well as implant failure.
Video from CDA Presents 2016: Dr. Parag Kachalia on new technologies
September 9, 2016 -- SAN FRANCISCO - DrBicuspid.com brings you exclusive video from the California Dental Association's CDA Presents 2016 conference. In this video, Dr. Parag Kachalia discusses advances in dental technologies and materials.
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