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Study puts major intraoral scanner brands to the test
February 24, 2020 -- Which intraoral scanner brand is the most accurate for single-tooth impressions? Most systems came up short in a new study, published in the February issue of the Journal of the American Dental Association. Only one type of Dentsply Sirona scanner rivaled the accuracy of conventional impressions.  Discuss
DenMat gets FDA clearance for clear aligners
February 24, 2020 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance to DenMat for the right to design, manufacture, and sell orthodontic clear aligners to dental professionals and laboratories.
Aspen unveils new implant training program, adds CBCT
February 21, 2020 -- Aspen Dental Management has introduced a new implant training program, which includes cone-beam CT (CBCT) 3D imaging technology, for dentists and support staff at all Aspen Dental-branded offices in the U.S.
Align Technology debuts 'in-face' visualization tool at Chicago Midwinter
February 21, 2020 -- Align Technology launched its ClinCheck "In-Face" Visualization tool for its Invisalign Go system at this week's 2020 Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting.
Convergent to use Solea laser for sleep treatments
February 21, 2020 -- Convergent Dental is planning this spring to debut a new use of its Solea laser to help reduce snoring.
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
DentalEZ debuts new intelligent platform
February 20, 2020 -- DentalEZ launched its Aeras Intelligent Platform, which includes two new tools that can communicate with clinicians, at this week's 2020 Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting.
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.
Kuraray launches new restoration cleaner
February 20, 2020 -- Kuraray Noritake has launched the Katana universal cleaner for tooth surfaces and structures.
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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.