Business & Industry
USOSM announces partnership, board of director changes
January 7, 2022 -- U.S. Oral Surgery Management (USOSM) has partnered with Northwest Florida Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and restructured its board of directors in response to the company's growth. Read More
Rock Dental Brands acquires 10 dental clinics
January 7, 2022 -- Arkansas-based Rock Dental Brands recently acquired 10 clinics in Arkansas and Missouri, bringing its total number of clinics to 94 across three states. Read More
Sage Dental opens 4 new dental clinics
January 7, 2022 -- Dental service organization Sage Dental is opening four new dental offices in central Florida, in St. Cloud, Winter Haven, Plant City, and Lakeland. Read More
Doctor-to-doctor identify theft: Part 2 -- Stolen without consent
January 6, 2022 -- In this three-part series, Dr. Michael W. Davis explores the many facets of doctor-to-doctor identity theft. The second installment in the series addresses identity theft that occurs without the consent of the dentist. Read More
3Shape files patent complaint against Carestream Dental
January 6, 2022 -- 3Shape has filed a complaint claiming patent infringement by Carestream Dental over the use of certain Carestream intraoral scanners. Read More
Biolase, EdgeEndo root canal device gets FDA nod
January 6, 2022 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance to Biolase and EdgeEndo's laser-assisted microfluidic irrigation device for disinfecting root canals. Read More
Align Technology donates $1M to AAOF
January 6, 2022 -- Align Technology has donated $1 million to the American Association of Orthodontists Foundation (AAOF) in support of quality education and research that leads to excellence in patient care. Read More
Doctor-to-doctor identify theft: Part 1 -- Stolen with consent
January 5, 2022 -- In this three-part series, Dr. Michael W. Davis explores the many facets of doctor-to-doctor identity theft. The first installment in the series addresses identity theft that occurs with the consent of the dentist. Read More
Philips' recalled sleep apnea devices likely safe
January 5, 2022 -- Test results indicate certain recalled sleep and respiratory devices from Philips Respironics, a Royal Philips' subsidiary, do not appear to cause long-term health consequences, according to the company. Read More
Ultradent donates to Ky. tornado relief
January 5, 2022 -- Dental material manufacturer Ultradent Products has donated 10% of all domestic sales from December 16 to tornado relief efforts in Kentucky. Read More