Business & Industry
Membersy launches direct-to-consumer marketplace
January 14, 2022 -- Membersy has launched membersy Marketplace, a direct-to-consumer marketplace for licensed dental membership plans. Read More
Pacific Dental hits $2B revenue milestone
January 14, 2022 -- Pacific Dental Services has exceeded $2 billion in cumulative revenue in one calendar year for the first time in its 27-year history, according to the company. Read More
Jefferson Dental opens new office in Texas
January 14, 2022 -- Jefferson Dental & Orthodontics recently opened its latest office in Westworth Village, TX, a Fort Worth suburb. Read More
Minn. dentists to provide free care to children
January 14, 2022 -- Member dentists of the Minnesota Dental Association are offering free dental care on February 4 and 5 for children in need. Read More
National Dentex acquires Biotech Dental Prosthetics
January 14, 2022 -- National Dentex Labs has acquired Biotech Dental Prosthetics located in Palm Beach Gardens, FL. Read More
Dental salary survey finds higher wages, office turnover
January 13, 2022 -- Overall wages for the dental industry have increased, despite the challenges posed by the pandemic, according to a survey released by DentalPost on January 11. However, with the increase in wages lurks the threat of turnover in some front office roles. Read More
Carestream Dental responds to patent infringement lawsuit
January 13, 2022 -- Carestream Dental intends to defend itself against patent infringement claims recently filed by competitor 3Shape. In a press release, Carestream claimed 3Shape's lawsuit over certain intraoral dental scanners is without merit. Read More
DSO Pacific Dental Services, Envista partner
January 13, 2022 -- Envista Holdings will install its artificial intelligence-assisted imaging software at practices supported by dental service organization (DSO) Pacific Dental Services. Read More
Lyndon Cooper named dean of VCU School of Dentistry
January 13, 2022 -- Dr. Lyndon Cooper, PhD, has been named dean of the Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Dentistry in Richmond, effective April 18. Read More
NIDCR releases new 5-year strategic plan
January 12, 2022 -- The U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) has released a strategic plan outlining its priorities through 2026. Read More