Business & Industry
Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation announces $1M emergency grant program
April 7, 2020 -- The Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation has launched a $1 million emergency grant program to support access to healthcare in Illinois during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More
ADA recognizes 10 new dentists making a difference
April 7, 2020 -- The ADA has doled out its third annual 10 Under 10 Awards, recognizing 10 new dentists who have demonstrated excellence early in their careers, according to the association. Read More
Delta Dental of Calif. postpones fee reductions
April 6, 2020 -- Delta Dental of California has postponed planned fee reductions until January 2021, California Dental Association President Dr. Richard Nagy said in a letter issued April 4. Read More
BonaDent shifts from dental lab to face shield manufacturer
April 6, 2020 -- BonaDent Dental Laboratories has shifted operations from its dental products business to the production of face shields, according to a report published April 3 by Finger Lakes Times of Geneva, NY. Read More
Tab32 debuts new teledentistry platform
April 3, 2020 -- Tab32 has released a new teledentistry product, Teledent, to assist the dental industry during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More
ADA urges dental offices to close through April 30
April 3, 2020 -- The ADA has called on dental practices to continue to postpone elective procedures until at least April 30 in the wake of the growing COVID-19 pandemic. Read More
Dentist who attended conference in Canada dies from COVID-19
April 2, 2020 -- A dentist from British Columbia died at his home from COVID-19 following his attendance at the Pacific Dental Conference in March. The man is the province's first COVID-19 death at home, according to a report from the CBC. Read More
Carestream Dental, Mouthwatch partner on teledentistry platform
April 2, 2020 -- Carestream Dental has partnered with telehealth company Mouthwatch to bring teledentistry capabilities to its digital imaging and practice management software. Read More
Hinman meeting rescheduled for 2021
April 2, 2020 -- The educational program, speakers, and events that were originally scheduled for the 2020 Thomas P. Hinman Dental Meeting have been moved to 2021. Read More
Oralgen NuPearl whitening probiotic toothpaste now available
April 2, 2020 -- Oralgen announced it has launched a new whitening, fluoride-free toothpaste. Read More