Study shows laser toothbrush reduces dentin hypersensitivity June 27, 2014 -- In previous studies, certain types of lasers were effective in reducing dentin hypersensitivity. Why not attach one to a toothbrush? Korean researchers have done just that in a new study published in the Journal of Oral Rehabilitation.
Study finds higher rates of TMD, paresthesia after third-molar removal June 19, 2014 -- Researchers examining both the retention and removal of third molars have found higher rates of temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD) and paresthesia after their removal than expected, according to a recent study. These effects lasted longer than the immediate postsurgical period, they noted.
New caries treatment helps remineralize teeth June 17, 2014 -- U.K. researchers have developed a tooth-rebuilding technique that could do away with restorations by using an electric current to help remineralize teeth. The device boosts the tooth's natural repair process, eliminating the need for drills, needles, or filling materials, they say.
DentalEZ adds to Osprey air compressor line June 11, 2014 -- DentalEZ Group has introduced the Osprey 24 air compressor and the Osprey Sound Cover, two additions to its RAMVAC line of Osprey air compressor products.
Researchers use laser to trigger stem cells to form dentin June 4, 2014 -- A multidisciplinary research team has become the first to use a low-power laser to trigger stem cells to regenerate tissue. The researchers were able to trigger dental stem cells to form dentin, and published their findings in Science Translational Medicine.
Midmark partners with Bien-Air May 14, 2014 -- Midmark has announced its 2014 Midmark Elevance Delivery Promotion and also a partnership with Bien-Air.