Business & Industry
Delta Dental of Calif. delays fee structure changes
November 9, 2020 -- Delta Dental of California has delayed implementing a fee structure change that would better align reimbursement rates for certain providers with the market rate, according to the California Dental Association. Read More
Dr. Edward B. Shils Entrepreneurial Fund honors innovators
November 9, 2020 -- Healthcare innovation nonprofit the Dr. Edward B. Shils Entrepreneurial Fund has recognized outstanding individuals, organizations, and programs at its 2020 Shils Awards ceremony. Read More
Is the pandemic patient drop here? Maybe
November 6, 2020 -- Now that 99% of dental offices in the U.S are open following pandemic shutdowns, fewer practices are reporting "business as usual," according to the most recent data from the ADA's Health Policy Institute. Read More
In Curve Hero, how to know if you should continue being 'in contract' with an insurance carrier
November 6, 2020 -- Knowing which dental insurance plans are benefiting or hurting your practice is important to the growth of your business in 2021. For those with Curve Hero practice management software, trainer Tracey Thompson offers some tips and advice on how to understand the various dental insurance options out there, as well as the pros and cons for your bottom line. Read More
ADA supports point-of-care COVID-19 testing by dentists
November 6, 2020 -- If a chronic disease or other medical condition such as COVID-19 could complicate dental care or put patients and dental staff at risk, point-of-care testing is within a dentist's scope of practice, the ADA said. Read More
Glidewell offers special implant education
November 6, 2020 -- Glidewell has published a special edition of its Chairside magazine that features insights from experts discussing implant case studies, protocols, and techniques. Read More
Incisal Edge dental design contest takes nominations
November 5, 2020 -- Incisal Edge magazine is holding its eighth annual design competition, for which dental offices across the U.S. will be selected in the categories of new construction, repurposed practice, and specialty practice. Read More
Nobel Biocare, Doceram debut zirconia implant bridge
November 5, 2020 -- Nobel Biocare and Doceram Medical Ceramics have expanded their partnership with the release of the NobelProcera zirconia implant bridge. Read More
Aspen Dental to host 1st virtual recruiting session
November 5, 2020 -- Aspen Dental is hosting its first virtual VIBE session on November 7 at 11:30 a.m. EST to connect dentists with career opportunities. Read More
Align opens 2021 Research Award Program
November 3, 2020 -- Align Technology has launched its 2021 Research Award Program, which will provide up to $300,000 to support clinical and scientific dental research in universities around the world. Read More