Restoratives & Cosmetics
Voco introduces CleanJoy prophy paste
September 11, 2020 -- Voco has introduced a new minimally abrasive prophy paste with fluoride and xylitol called CleanJoy. Read More
Fotona completes purchase from ARC Laser
September 10, 2020 -- Fotona has purchased laser systems and a photothermal therapy system from ARC Laser. Read More
LightForce Orthodontics closes $14M series B round
September 10, 2020 -- LightForce Orthodontics has raised $14 million in series B funding to further develop its 3D-printed customizable bracket system. Read More
Nobio's antibacterial composites get FDA nod
September 9, 2020 -- Nobio has received an additional 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Infinix antibacterial composites. Read More
SmileDirectClub dumps plan to open $37M plant in Texas
September 7, 2020 -- SmileDirectClub has reportedly scrapped its plans to open a $37 million dental lab manufacturing plant in Kyle, TX. Read More
Dr. Ryan Molis on the 'Zoom boom' of cosmetic dentistry
September 4, 2020 -- What effect are masks and Zoom having in the world of cosmetic dentistry? We sat down with Dr. Ryan Molis, one of the nation's top Invisalign providers, to talk about this question and more. Read More
AAID promotes September as Dental Implant Awareness Month
September 2, 2020 -- September is Dental Implant Awareness Month, sponsored by the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID). This year's theme -- "Healthy Mouth, Healthy You!" -- focuses on the health benefits of dental implants. Read More
Align debuts stickers for clear aligners
September 2, 2020 -- Align Technology has debuted sticker accessories, allowing patients to personalize their Invisalign clear aligners. Read More
3 must-haves when it comes to dental implant impression materials
August 28, 2020 -- Dr. David Rice, clinical editor for DrBicuspid.com, has a simple message in this article: If your practice is like his, you are passionate about quality, and you value your chair time, make sure your impression materials have these three important qualities. Read More
ProBiora Health to sponsor bike event benefiting oral health
August 24, 2020 -- Oral care probiotics company ProBiora Health is sponsoring a cross-country bike ride to benefit Smile For a Lifetime, a nonprofit organization that matches children who need orthodontic treatment with dental professionals willing to donate care. 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
California Dental Association (CDA) Presents in San Francisco
September 8-10
San Francisco, California United States
SmileCon 2022
October 13-15
Houston, Texas United States
Greater New York Dental Meeting
November 25-30
New York City, New York United States