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Orthodontist assistant joins 'The Bachelor'
January 7, 2020 -- An orthodontic assistant from San Antonio is one of 30 new contestants on the new season of "The Bachelor," which premiered on January 6 on ABC. Read More
SmileDirectClub, Walmart team up to sell new oral care line
January 6, 2020 -- Direct-to-consumer orthodontics company SmileDirectClub is disrupting the industry again, debuting a new, complete line of oral care products that will be sold exclusively at Walmart's more than 3,800 stores and on its website. Read More
Dentist sued, allegedly set girl's mouth on fire
January 6, 2020 -- The family of a 5-year-old girl filed a lawsuit on January 2 against a Las Vegas dentist, claiming he set the child's mouth on fire during a routine dental procedure that left her with injuries that may be permanent, according to news reports. Read More
Pulpdent debuts new white dental filling material
January 3, 2020 -- Dental research and manufacturing company Pulpdent has unveiled a new white dental filling material that imitates the properties of natural teeth. Read More
Gaidge integrates with topsOrtho software
January 3, 2020 -- Data solutions company Gaidge will integrate its analytics software with topsOrtho orthodontic practice management software via the Platform One portal. Read More
Latest beauty trend for lips may come with demonic twist
December 27, 2019 -- Devil lips, a look allegedly achieved when lip fillers add pointed edges to the rim of a mouth, is the latest must-have beauty treatment in Russia. Though the method has gotten many likes and shares on social media, it also has gotten its fair share of criticism and skepticism. Read More
Dentsply Sirona unveils new high-speed handpiece
December 23, 2019 -- Dentsply Sirona has introduced its new Midwest Stylus Plus Mini high-speed air handpiece. Read More
Dentsply Sirona launches new curved matrix system
December 23, 2019 -- Dentsply Sirona has introduced its new Palodent 360 circumferential matrix system for class II restorations. Read More
9 ways your patients will benefit from low-level laser therapy
December 20, 2019 -- Dr. Mel Burchman, president of the Academy of Laser Dentistry, explains how low-level laser therapy, or photobiomodulation, can offer your patients many therapeutic benefits, including reduction of pain and inflammation, immunomodulation, and promotion of wound healing and tissue regeneration, as well as being an alternative to addictive opioid drugs. Read More
DrBicuspid Dental Excellence Awards 2019 finalists
December 19, 2019 -- DrBicuspid.com is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2019 Dental Excellence Awards. Voting for the final round is now open, and it's up to you to determine the winners in our 10 categories, ranging from Best New CAD/CAM Product to Best New Toothpaste. Read More
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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.
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Greater New York Dental Meeting
November 26 - December 1
New York City, New York United States