Restoratives
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
Examining the 3-step process for dental implant maintenance
January 31, 2020 -- Dental implants are a highly successful therapy and a must for treatment options in today's practice. Protocol for maintaining dental implants is now supported by a plethora of research, but you must stay up to date as changes happen frequently, advises Lisa Wadsworth, RDH. She examines the three-step process for proper dental implant maintenance.  Discuss
Ivoclar updates formula of pit-and-fissure sealant
January 24, 2020 -- Ivoclar Vivadent has updated the formulation of its Helioseal F Plus pit-and-fissure sealant.
Shofu debuts self-adhesive flowable restorative
January 23, 2020 -- Materials and equipment company Shofu Dental has debuted FIT SA, a self-adhesive flowable restorative material.
Academy of Laser Dentistry debuts laser training program
January 22, 2020 -- The Academy of Laser Dentistry has unveiled a laser training program for dental service organizations.
Elevate Oral Care, SelenBio enter distribution agreement
January 16, 2020 -- Elevate Oral Care and dental sealant company SelenBio have announced a distribution agreement in North America.
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