3 tips for investing in new technologies December 4, 2014 -- In this Second Opinion, Dr. Tony Hewlett looks at the questions all dentists need to ask themselves about what strategic investments for their practice they should make. He offers a commonsense guide on integrating impactful technologies.
Microbrush International acquires Dry Tips December 1, 2014 -- Microbrush International has acquired Dry Tips from Mölnlycke Health Care. Dry Tips is a brand of moisture control products used in dental procedures.
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.