Restoratives & Cosmetics
Western Dental opens 2 new Southern Calif. offices
January 10, 2022 -- Western Dental & Orthodontics has opened two new offices in Southern California: one in Highland Park and another in Menifee. Read More
What to consider before using bone grafts in patients
January 6, 2022 -- Clinicians must consider their patients' personal, religious, and humanitarian values to ensure using specific bone grafts does not violate their beliefs, according to an article published in the January issue of the Journal of the American Dental Association. Read More
Woman's rare inflammatory disease mimics peri-implantitis
December 6, 2021 -- After years of treatment, lab results revealed that a 57-year-old woman did not have peri-implantitis but the rare inflammatory disease intraosseous sarcoidosis, according to a case report published on November 29 in the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Read More
Carestream Dental offers prosthetic-driven implant planning tool
December 2, 2021 -- Carestream Dental now offers the prosthetic-driven implant planning software Swissmeda Dental Planning to improve patient outcomes. Read More
Nobel Biocare, SprintRay to improve implant workflows
November 23, 2021 -- To optimize dental implant workflows, Nobel Biocare will become an authorized distributor of SprintRay's 3D printing technology. Read More
Patients satisfied with digital implant workflow
November 16, 2021 -- Patients reported higher satisfaction with a digital workflow for creating a single implant-supported posterior crown than a conventional workflow in a randomized clinical trial published in the Journal of Dentistry. Read More
Owandy touts implant planning software
November 10, 2021 -- Owandy Radiology will highlight its QuickVision 3D implant planning software at the 2021 Greater New York Dental Meeting, being held November 26 to December 1. Read More
35Newtons unveils FirstPlug for implant-supported restorations
October 26, 2021 -- Dental implant technology developer 35Newtons has introduced FirstPlug, a medical-grade system designed to enhance the process of filling access channels in screw-retained restorations. Read More
National Dentex purchases Dynamic Dental Solutions
October 5, 2021 -- National Dentex Labs has acquired implant restorations and aesthetics provider Dynamic Dental Solutions. Read More
Cotton swabs, resin aid in making accurate implant surgery guides
September 24, 2021 -- Fiducial markers consisting of cotton swabs and resin can be used to create an accurate implant surgical guide for patients with braces, according to an article published on September 20 in the Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry. 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
Rocky Mountain Dental Convention (RMDC)
January 20-22
Denver, Colorado United States
Yankee Dental Congress
January 27-29
Boston, Massachusetts United States
Chicago Dental Society (CDS) Midwinter Meeting
February 24-26
Chicago, Illinois United States
Academy of Osseointegration (AO) Annual Meeting
February 24-26
San Diego, California United States
Thomas P. Hinman Dental Meeting
March 17-19
Atlanta, Georgia United States