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3D printing in your practice doesn't have to be daunting
April 8, 2021 -- Bringing 3D printing into your dental practice can be as easy as pushing a button, writes Sam Wainwright, dental product manager at Formlabs. Wainwright explains why industry growth and improved patient care will require equipment manufacturers to prioritize ease of use in their product designs. Read More
3Shape launches AI-based dental design service platform
April 8, 2021 -- 3Shape has launched 3Shape Automate, an artificial intelligence (AI)-based dental design service platform. Read More
Nexa3D releases large-format dental 3D printer
April 6, 2021 -- Nexa3D has launched a new dental lab 3D printer called NXD200. Read More
Dental Dose: 3 things you don't know about articaine
April 2, 2021 -- Chances are, articaine is the local anesthetic of choice in your office. But how well do you know the ever-popular agent? In this episode of Dental Dose, pharmacologist Tom Viola, RPh, shares three articaine myths that might confuse even the most experienced dentist. Read More
Benco extends rewards program to students
April 2, 2021 -- Benco Dental announced it is expanding its customer rewards program, Benco Select, to students to help them overcome hurdles when approaching graduation. Read More
National Dentex acquires Dental Services Group
April 2, 2021 -- National Dentex has acquired Dental Services Group and the combined company will operate under the National Dentex Labs brand. Read More
Webster Dental Care adds Becker to Ill. office
April 2, 2021 -- Webster Dental Care, a dental service organization with 11 locations in the Chicago area, has added Dr. Brandon Becker to the team in its Schaumburg, IL, office. Read More
Let's talk mouthguards for National Facial Protection Month
April 1, 2021 -- April 1 marks the start of National Facial Protection Month, which can be the perfect time to talk with patients and families about mouthguards and other tools to protect against sports injuries. Oral surgeon Dr. Louis Rafetto spoke with DrBicuspid.com about the occasion. Read More
Singer goes viral for opening beer bottle with teeth
April 1, 2021 -- Singer-songwriter Madison Beer went viral on TikTok for opening a bottle of beer with her teeth. Read More
Could monoclonal antibodies stimulate tooth regeneration?
March 31, 2021 -- A monoclonal antibody may be able to stimulate tooth regeneration, according to research published online recently in Science Advances. Read More
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 General Dentistry (AGD) 2021
June 9-12
Austin, Texas United States
American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) Annual Session
June 25-27
Boston, Massachusetts 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