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Western Dental acquires 3 Calif. practices
July 20, 2018 -- Western Dental has acquired three SmileCare-branded practices in California from Coast Dental Services. The practices are located in Modesto, Stockton, and Fremont.  Discuss
Smile Brands partners with 7 Nev. practices
July 18, 2018 -- The dental service organization Smile Brands has announced a partnership with the P3 dental group in Nevada.  Discuss
Academy of Laser Dentistry offers student scholarships
July 18, 2018 -- The Academy of Laser Dentistry has announced it will accept applications for a student scholarship program.  Discuss
Water Pik recalls new Sonic-Fusion flossing toothbrush
July 16, 2018 -- Water Pik has announced a voluntary recall of its new Sonic-Fusion combination toothbrush-interdental cleaner.  Discuss
Evident launches new digital design service
July 13, 2018 -- Dental technology company Evident has launched a new digital impressions design service.  Discuss
ADA predicts more dentists through 2037
July 12, 2018 -- The number of full-time dentists in the U.S. is projected to increase through 2037, according to a new ADA Health Policy Institute (HPI) brief. The new estimates are the latest from the institute and an update to a similar report from 2016.  Discuss
Carestream scanner OK for use with Dental Wings software
July 12, 2018 -- Carestream Dental announced that its CS 3600 intraoral scanner has been approved for use with Dental Wings' Open System, along with Dental Wings' chairside CAD software and coDiagnostiX implant planning software.  Discuss
Inspire Medical's sleep apnea treatment gets Aetna coverage
July 11, 2018 -- Inspire Medical Systems announced that Aetna will provide coverage for its Inspire therapy for obstructive sleep apnea.  Discuss
Kulzer names new CEO
July 11, 2018 -- Kulzer has named Marc Berendes as its new CEO.