Restoratives
When dental implants are NOT the answer for your patients
February 20, 2020 -- Maximize dental implant therapy when it is your best option. Maximize Mother Nature when her solution is superior. This is the advice from Dr. David Rice, clinical editor for DrBicuspid.com.  Discuss
Formlabs, BEGO team partner on 3D dental products
February 20, 2020 -- Formlabs and BEGO are partnering so Formlabs' dental customers can use 3D printing to create temporary and permanent crowns and bridges directly from BEGO's dental materials.
OneClick launches new software for dental labs
February 20, 2020 -- Dental software firm OneClick unveiled its OneClick for Dental Labs software at this week's LMT Lab Day Chicago 2020.
NIDCR grants $2.8M to oral, maxillofacial 3D bioprinting
February 14, 2020 -- The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) has awarded researchers from Penn State University a five-year, $2.8 million grant to investigate 3D bioprinting techniques for craniomaxillofacial reconstruction.  Discuss
Aseptico to launch 3 new products at Chicago Midwinter
February 13, 2020 -- Portable dental equipment manufacturer Aseptico will launch three new products at the upcoming 2020 Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting.
3DISC to debut software updates at Chicago Midwinter 2020
February 11, 2020 -- 3DISC will highlight its HeronClinic software platform and its HeronCloud service at the upcoming Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting.
Implant Direct gets FDA clearance for dental abutment
February 10, 2020 -- Implant Direct Sybron International has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Smartbase abutment for dental implants.
Cosmedent launches new sectional bands
February 7, 2020 -- Cosmedent has launched its new Full Contact sectional matrix bands.
Premier unveils 4 dental products
February 4, 2020 -- Premier Dental has released a new barrier sleeve, an adhesive primer, and two cements, all of which it will display at the upcoming Chicago Dental Society 2020 Midwinter Meeting.
Is this molecule the future of caries treatment?
January 31, 2020 -- Dentists have been drilling and filling for decades, but what if one molecule could end this practice for good? Scientists have created a peptide with antimicrobial and remineralizing properties to help prevent and maybe even reverse tooth decay.  Discuss
Hot Topic
Study finds SDF safe and effective on kids' teeth
Silver diamine fluoride (SDF) was found to be safe and 100% effective in stopping active caries in primary teeth of at-risk children and was also well-accepted by their parents in a new study, published in the Journal of Public Health Dentistry. Read more.
Conferences
Academy of Laser Dentistry (ALD) 2020 Annual Meeting
April 2-4
San Diego, California United States
Nobel Biocare Global Symposium 2020
April 16-18
Las Vegas, Nevada United States
Catch the Composite Wave and Surf its Potential
May 7-8
Chicago, Illinois United States