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Dental Excellence Awards voting ends November 15
November 12, 2018 -- Time is running out to join hundreds of your colleagues in voting for the 2018 DrBicuspid Dental Excellence Awards. Voting ends on November 15, 2018.  Discuss
Dentsply Sirona reports lower sales, income for Q3
November 9, 2018 -- Dentsply Sirona has reported lower net sales and net income for the fiscal third quarter of 2018.
Less than 2 weeks to go in Dental Excellence Awards voting
November 2, 2018 -- It's your turn to join hundreds of your colleagues in voting for the DrBicuspid Dental Excellence Awards. With tight races in many of the 11 categories, your vote matters.  Discuss
MouthWatch updates teledentistry system
November 1, 2018 -- Dental technology company MouthWatch has updated its TeleDent integrated teledentistry system.  Discuss
Align Technology reports increased revenues, shipments for Q3
October 25, 2018 -- Medical device company Align Technology has reported increases in revenues and clear-aligner shipments for the third quarter of 2018.  Discuss
Dental Excellence Awards voting continues
October 23, 2018 -- Hundreds of your colleagues have already taken the opportunity to vote for the DrBicuspid Dental Excellence Awards. Now it's your turn to vote for finalists in 11 categories, including Best New CAD/CAM Product, Best New Preventive/Hygienist Product, Best New Toothpaste, and more.  Discuss
5 key takeaways for dental implant imaging
October 22, 2018 -- Dental imaging is getting better all the time, but how do you know that your implant planning and treatment tools are accurate? Top dental implantology experts sought to answer that question at the International Team for Implantology's ITI Consensus Conference in Amsterdam.  Discuss
Kevin Henry: South African dentists face crossroads
October 19, 2018 -- Dental journalist Kevin Henry spoke at the 2018 Dental and Oral Health Congress and Exhibition of the South African Dental Association. In the first part of an exclusive series for, he details the differences in dental practices between South Africa and the U.S. This column focuses on practice economics and technologies.  Discuss
Study compares CBCT, digital radiography for pulp stone imaging
October 17, 2018 -- Pulp stones are nodular, calcified masses that may appear in the coronal and root portions of a tooth's pulp organ. When it comes to identifying these masses, is cone-beam CT (CBCT) or digital panoramic radiography more effective? Researchers compared the two modalities to find out.  Discuss
New product: Planmeca debuts digital imaging system
October 15, 2018 -- Dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca has introduced its new Planmeca Viso digital imaging system at the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) annual meeting in Chicago.  Discuss
Special Feature
Data trends: Are U.S. practices taking more images?

There was a time in the not-so-distant past when taking radiographs as part of a dental examination was commonplace. However, with fears about radiation and changing insurance policies, U.S. practices took fewer images in 2016 than in any recent year. Why? Alitta Boechler of Sikka Software looks at the data. Read more.