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Glidewell to offer implant business management program
April 21, 2021 -- Glidewell will offer a new 11-course program aimed at helping dentists improve their business management skills and achieve practice growth in implant dentistry. Read More
Webster Dental Care adds Becker to Ill. office
April 2, 2021 -- Webster Dental Care, a dental service organization with 11 locations in the Chicago area, has added Dr. Brandon Becker to the team in its Schaumburg, IL, office. Read More
Let's talk mouthguards for National Facial Protection Month
April 1, 2021 -- April 1 marks the start of National Facial Protection Month, which can be the perfect time to talk with patients and families about mouthguards and other tools to protect against sports injuries. Oral surgeon Dr. Louis Rafetto spoke with DrBicuspid.com about the occasion. Read More
Air Techniques partners with SICAT for implant therapy
March 31, 2021 -- Dental equipment manufacturer Air Techniques has announced a software partnership with SICAT for implant planning and treatment. Read More
Study: Antibiotic use after tooth extraction has increased
March 29, 2021 -- The use of antibiotics after tooth extraction has increased over the past 17 years in South Korea, according to a study published on March 24 in the International Dental Journal. Read More
Light-up material may be game changer for tooth repairs
March 29, 2021 -- Incorporating the fluorescent molecule pyromellitic acid into the substitute bone material octacalcium phosphate may lead to improved bone and teeth repairs, according to a recently published study in Communications Chemistry. Read More
How to recognize the ideal team player
March 10, 2021 -- All leaders want team players, but they may be hard to come by. In this column, Dr. James Anderson shares the three virtues of a team player and one example of how a real-life team player helped get a claim paid. Read More
Dentsply Sirona, NADG expand partnership
March 9, 2021 -- Dentsply Sirona has expanded its partnership with North American Dental Group (NADG), giving dentists affiliated with the dental service organization greater access to scanning and imaging tools. Read More
Md. bill pushes for faster action on dental injuries
February 23, 2021 -- Sen. Pam Beidle, a former dental assistant, has proposed a state bill that would require faster action on complaints about poor dental care. Read More
Zimmer Biomet shuffles board members
February 23, 2021 -- Zimmer Biomet has made a number of changes to its board of directors. 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