CAD/CAM Sponsored by Glidewell
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. Read More
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. Read More
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. Read More
Bellus3D gets patent for 3D dental aligning process
November 20, 2020 -- Bellus3D has received a patent from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for an automatic process that aligns multiple 3D face models of a patient with his or her intraoral scans. Read More
Carestream Dental's CS Model+ update supports in-house aligners
November 17, 2020 -- Carestream Dental has unveiled the latest version of its CS Model+ CAD/CAM offering, which is aimed at helping dental practices design clear aligners in-house. Read More
Dentsply Sirona, Panthera Dental announce collaboration
November 13, 2020 -- Dentsply Sirona has signed an agreement to collaborate with Panthera Dental to offer a digital workflow for custom-made sleep devices for those with obstructive sleep apnea. 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
Glidewell introduces Comfort3D bite splint
October 28, 2020 -- Glidewell has introduced the Comfort3D bite splint, a custom occlusal guard made with digital design and 3D-printing technology. Read More
Formlabs unveils new resins for 3D printing
October 27, 2020 -- Formlabs has debuted a reformulation of its Draft resin aimed at improving 3D printing throughput and efficiency for dentists and orthodontic practices. It has also unveiled Rigid 10K resin, which the company said is the stiffest material in its portfolio. Read More
TriLor validated on VHF milling machines
October 23, 2020 -- The technopolymer matrix TriLor has been validated on VHF's R5, S5, and K5+ milling machines. 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.

Conferences
California Dental Association (CDA) Presents in San Francisco
September 8-10
San Francisco, California United States
SmileCon 2022
October 13-15
Houston, Texas United States
Greater New York Dental Meeting
November 25-30
New York City, New York United States