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Exocad's ChairsideCAD 3.0 available in U.S., Canada
November 29, 2021 -- Exocad, an Align Technology company, announced at the 2021 Greater New York Dental Meeting that its ChairsideCAD 3.0 Galway software is available in the U.S. and Canada. Read More
Henry Schein to debut new products, more at 2021 GNYDM
November 23, 2021 -- Henry Schein will unveil new products and services at the 2021 Greater New York Dental Meeting (GNYDM) being held November 26 to December 1. Read More
Nobel Biocare, SprintRay to improve implant workflows
November 23, 2021 -- To optimize dental implant workflows, Nobel Biocare will become an authorized distributor of SprintRay's 3D printing technology. Read More
Nexa3D, Oqton partner on manufactured dental appliances
November 18, 2021 -- 3D printer maker Nexa3D and artificial intelligence software developer Oqton have formed a partnership to meet an increase in demand for additively manufactured patient-specific dental appliances and aligners worldwide. Read More
Patients satisfied with digital implant workflow
November 16, 2021 -- Patients reported higher satisfaction with a digital workflow for creating a single implant-supported posterior crown than a conventional workflow in a randomized clinical trial published in the Journal of Dentistry. Read More
Mouthguards may improve athletes' physical performance
November 12, 2021 -- Wearing mouthguards may do more than protect athletes' teeth. Athletes who wear mandible-controlled mouthguards may experience enhanced physical performance, according to a new study published November 5 in the journal Injury. Read More
Will automation, rising costs make dental labs obsolete?
November 11, 2021 -- A labor shortage, rising costs, and increasing automation are leading to big changes in the dental lab industry. Dr. Teresa Yang summarized how these trends are affecting dental labs and what smaller labs can do to compete in the modern era. Read More
Owandy touts implant planning software
November 10, 2021 -- Owandy Radiology will highlight its QuickVision 3D implant planning software at the 2021 Greater New York Dental Meeting, being held November 26 to December 1. Read More
3D printing companies form partnership
November 4, 2021 -- 3D printer maker Nexa3D has established a new reseller partnership with 3D DDS, a 3D dental distributor, installer, technical service, and training company. Read More
LightForce secures $50M in series C funding
November 3, 2021 -- Customized 3D printing company LightForce Orthodontics has secured $50 million in series C funding. Read More
Special Feature
The new decade's dental practice could look like this

Dentists one day may become vertically integrated to service the mouth and also design and manufacture the hardware needed in their own dental practices, writes information systems consultant Alon Ganon. He shares a vision of how dental practices could operate with advanced technology in this new decade. Read more.