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How I learned from one of my biggest smile design mistakes
July 1, 2020 -- Dr. David Rice, clinical editor for, recalls the time that he and a patient weren't on the same page when it came to what her completed case should look like. He tells that story and the lesson he learned from it in this week's video on another of the seven deadly sins of smile design.  Discuss
Our Teeth app targets consumers' dental history
June 29, 2020 -- Micom Software has launched the Our Teeth 1.1 app for iOS devices so that an individual or family can keep track of their dental history.
Dr. David Rice previews a series on the 7 deadly sins of smile design
June 23, 2020 -- Dr. David Rice, clinical editor for, discusses what he will be covering during an upcoming series on our site. What do dentists and dental team members need to know about smile design? There's more to creating a great smile than just which materials you should use.  Discuss
New dental implant company launched
June 23, 2020 -- Oral surgeon Ole Jensen, DDS, has launched Ditron Dental, a new dental implant company.
Align partners with MedTech Innovator Asia Pacific
June 18, 2020 -- Align Technology has announced a partnership with healthcare startup accelerator MedTech Innovator Asia Pacific that will support 20 up-and-coming companies.
TSU debuts 1st dental implant facility in Russia
June 17, 2020 -- Tomsk State University (TSU) has developed technology to produce dental posts from nanostructured ceramics, paving the way for Russia's first dental implant facility.
Dr. Kristine Aadland on best practices for restorative dentistry in the wake of COVID-19
June 16, 2020 -- Dr. Kristine Aadland, a general practitioner in Vancouver, WA, shares some of the steps she has taken to facilitate the successful restart of her practice. In this wide-ranging interview, she discusses everything from enhanced infection control to practice efficiency through the use of technology and materials.  Discuss
Centrix releases Tempit-E temporary material
June 15, 2020 -- Centrix has released Tempit-E, a moisture-activated temporary filling and sealing material.
Geistlich enters into partnership with Osteogenics
June 12, 2020 -- Geistlich Biomaterials has expanded its portfolio of regenerative and complimentary products through a new distribution partnership with Osteogenics Biomedical.
DGShape Americas offers new AK-1 abutment kit
June 12, 2020 -- Roland DGA's DGShape Americas has launched an AK-1 titanium abutment kit to help clinicians and dental laboratories offer in-house implant restorations.
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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.