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Owandy adds AI features to QuickVision 3D
August 10, 2022 -- Owandy Radiology has upgraded its QuickVision 3D implant planning software to include artificial intelligence (AI)-based functionality and an expanded dental implant library. Read More
Patient with cancer receives first 3D-printed titanium jaw
August 9, 2022 -- A patient with head and neck cancer received the first 3D-printed titanium lower jaw in a successful operation, according to an August 4 press release from the Netherlands Cancer Institute. The jaw was reconstructed based on the patient's imaging. Read More
DBAG acquires stake in Vhf Group
August 5, 2022 -- Deutsche Beteiligungs AG (DBAG) recently acquired a stake in Vhf Group and will hold about one-fifth of the shares of Vhf Camfacture AG. Read More
Roland DGA fills out executive lineup
August 1, 2022 -- Roland DGA's DGShape Americas business group has added four new executives to its leadership team. Read More
Formlabs to host free 3D printing summit in the fall
July 20, 2022 -- 3D printing company Formlabs is hosting its annual user summit, a free virtual event that will include sessions about the potential of 3D printing, on October 26 and 27. Read More
Upcoming webinar reviews materials for night guards
July 5, 2022 -- A sponsored webinar on DrBicuspid.com on July 14 will help dentists select the right night-guard material for their patients. Read More
FDA OKs Ricoh's head, face, orthopedic modeling system
June 15, 2022 -- Printing and IT services provider Ricoh has secured 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its craniomaxillofacial and orthopedic anatomic modeling. Read More
Surgery-free way to remove 3rd molars may be coming
June 14, 2022 -- In the future, surgery may no longer be needed to manage wisdom teeth. A 3D-guided microwave ablation procedure removed third-molar tooth buds in pigs in minutes, according to a study published in the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Read More
Argen Corporation announces product line expansion
June 10, 2022 -- The Argen Corporation announced an expansion of their digital workflow solutions with the availability of two new milling machines, the VHF S5 and the K5+, which are now available in the U.S. and Canada. Read More
Robotic implant surgery prototype shows promise in study
June 9, 2022 -- In a first-of-its kind study, an image-guided prototype robotic system for dental implant surgery proved more accurate than a computer-assisted dynamic navigation system for positioning implants in 3D-printed phantom jaws, according to research published June 7 in the Journal of Dentistry. 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