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Aspen Dental teams up with 3Shape
January 12, 2021 -- Aspen Dental Management has inked a deal with 3Shape to equip its Aspen Dental locations in the U.S.
What were 2020's top 5 stories about CAD/CAM?
December 15, 2020 -- CAD/CAM is always evolving and improving dentistry. DrBicuspid.com brings the latest updates on the technology that can improve restorations, implants, orthodontics, and more.  Discuss
How this dentist changed his digital workflow during COVID-19
December 10, 2020 -- When COVID-19 began to affect the dental industry, Dr. Bill Kotonias and his dental practice in Brooklyn Center, MN, pivoted from a mindset of worrying about the present to preparing for the future. That included investing in technology and altering how the "digital workflow" affected his practice and patients.  Discuss
Formlabs offers new materials for 3D-printed long-term restorations
December 8, 2020 -- 3D printing company Formlabs has added Permanent Crown resin and the Soft Tissue Starter Pack to its dental material portfolio.
Carestream Dental validates Formlabs printer
December 4, 2020 -- Carestream Dental has validated Formlabs' Form 3B printer for use with its CS Model+ v5 modeling software, giving practices the ability to design and print clear aligners in-house.
Carestream Dental, SprintRay offer integration for aligners
December 3, 2020 -- The SprintRay Pro printer is now available for use with Carestream Dental's CS Model+ v5 modeling software, so dentists can add in-house clear aligners as a treatment option for their patients.
Voco unveils new set of CAD/CAM blocks and discs
November 24, 2020 -- Voco has released Structur CAD, a new set of CAD/CAM blocks and discs that allows dental staff to mill temporary crowns and bridges quickly.
Global online CEREC congress to be held in December
November 24, 2020 -- A group of dental firms led by Dentsply Sirona plans to hold a global, online congress called the Legends Digital Symposium from December 3-5 that will focus on the use of CEREC technology.
Why you should seriously consider 3D printing for your practice
November 23, 2020 -- There is no denying that 3D printing is changing dental care and making treatments more accessible overall, writes Jake Hilburn. From lowering costs to greater accuracy, there are many benefits to incorporating this technology into your practice. Hilburn details the technology basics and benefits.  Discuss
3D printing, imaging reveal prehistoric shark's peculiar jaw
November 20, 2020 -- Researchers used 3D printing and computed tomography imaging to get a better understanding of a prehistoric shark and its unusual jaw, in a study published on November 17 in Communications Biology.  Discuss
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.

Conferences
Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) 2021
June 9-12
Austin, Texas United States
IADR/AADR/CADR General Session & Exhibition
July 21-24
Boston, Massachusetts United States
International Dental Show (IDS) 2021
September 22-25
Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen Germany