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Dentsply Sirona releases Surefil one
October 2, 2020 -- Dentsply Sirona said it is releasing a dental filling material called Surefil one that has the convenience of a glass ionomer with the durability of a composite. It will be available starting October 12. Read More
Voco unveils new nanohybrid composite
October 1, 2020 -- Voco America has released a new low-viscosity nanohybrid flowable composite called GrandioSo Light Flow. 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
Plak Smacker introduces VursaWedge, sets CE course
August 19, 2020 -- A virtual continuing education (CE) course about how to achieve perfect gingival margins on composite restorations using Plak Smacker's matrix band VursaWedge is set for August 20. Read More
Smile design sins: How not to kill your reputation with veneers
July 31, 2020 -- Whether it's porcelain veneers or composite bonding, anterior restorative treatment will make your reputation -- or destroy it, writes Dr. David Rice, clinical editor for DrBicuspid.com. In this installment of his seven deadly sins of smile design series, Dr. Rice focuses on the veneers and the importance of tissue. Read More
GC America announces results of Equia Forte study
July 23, 2020 -- GC America has announced the results of a multicenter study looking into the efficacy of its Equia Forte glass hybrid technology. Read More
Shofu celebrates 20th anniversary of bioactive Giomer technology
June 9, 2020 -- Shofu Dental is celebrating the 20th anniversary of its bioactive Giomer restorative technology. Read More
Dentsply Sirona, AADR honor students with 2020 SCADA awards
June 9, 2020 -- Dentsply Sirona and the American Association for Dental Research (AADR) have announced the 2020 winners of the Student Competition for Advancing Dental Research and its Application (SCADA) awards. Read More
New treatment method: Maybe seal a split tooth rather than pull it?
May 27, 2020 -- Clinicians preserved a patient's split tooth using a nonsurgical technique that included widening and sealing the fracture gap with mineral trioxide aggregate and composite, according to a case report published online on May 3 in the Journal of Endodontics. Read More
Case report: Replacing a fractured direct composite with an indirect hybrid ceramic restoration
March 5, 2020 -- Dr. Greg Campbell reports on a 45-year-old patient who presented with a fractured direct composite restoration and how it was replaced with an indirect hybrid ceramic restoration. 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
Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) 2021
June 9-12
Austin, Texas United States
American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) Annual Session
June 25-27
Boston, Massachusetts United States
IADR/AADR/CADR General Session & Exhibition
July 21-24
Boston, Massachusetts United States
International Dental Show (IDS) 2021
September 22-25
Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen Germany
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) Annual Meeting
September 27 - October 2
Nashville, Tennessee United States