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Glidewell announces comprehensive warranty
May 3, 2021 -- Glidewell has announced a new no-fault lifetime warranty for its Hahn tapered implants, custom abutments, and BruxZir restorations. Read More
GCL, Benco partner to deliver dental implant products
April 30, 2021 -- GCL Systems and Benco Dental are partnering to expand distribution for the GCL line of Gingival Cuff Links to dental practices across the U.S. Read More
COVID-19 gives cosmetic dentistry a boost
April 28, 2021 -- In-person work meetings and events came to a screeching halt during the pandemic, leading most people to turn to videoconferencing platforms to stay connected. Such platforms have pushed them to notice the flaws in their teeth, according to a cosmetic dentist. Read More
Glidewell, Misch International extend educational partnership
April 27, 2021 -- Glidewell has announced the extension of its educational partnership with the Misch International Implant Institute. Read More
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
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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.
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