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Biolase, Healthy Smiles to hold oral health awareness event
September 17, 2021 -- Dental laser company Biolase and Healthy Smiles for Kids of Orange County are inviting dental professionals to a reception that will be held September 24, 2021, to raise awareness about the importance of improving the oral health of children in the community. Read More
Lasers reduce pain after extraction, implant surgeries
September 14, 2021 -- Low-level lasers reduced pain following extraction and implant surgeries in a pair of blinded randomized controlled trials published recently in the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and the Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology. Read More
Biolase taps Dr. L. Stephen Buchanan as clinical adviser
September 2, 2021 -- Biolase has entered into a clinical advisory partnership with endodontist Dr. L. Stephen Buchanan. Buchanan has been lecturing and teaching hands-on endodontic continuing education courses for more than 30 years. Read More
Preventing perio disease aids positive mental, physical health
August 26, 2021 -- Research has shown a link between periodontal disease and physical and mental health. Dr. Samuel Low examines how dental professionals can help treat and prevent this condition that affects nearly 65 million people in the U.S. Read More
Biolase expands board of directors
August 17, 2021 -- Biolase has added three new members to its board of directors, including the current executive director of the ADA. Read More
Biolase reports revenue growth for Q2
August 13, 2021 -- Biolase has reported revenue growth for its second quarter of fiscal 2021. Read More
Technology can increase revenue, patient satisfaction
August 5, 2021 -- New technology can increase revenue and patient satisfaction. But these investments also come at a cost. Dan Croft outlines five points to consider when determining whether to spend money on new technology. Read More
All-tissue lasers show power for managing peri-implantitis
July 22, 2021 -- Peri-implantitis is one of the more common diseases plaguing patients with dental implants. Dr. Samuel Low shares new research that demonstrates why Er,Cr:YSGG laser technology is a minimally invasive technique to manage the condition. Read More
Biolase touts studies on its laser technology
June 4, 2021 -- Biolase is touting the findings of a pair of studies published in two scientific journals that investigated the company's Waterlase laser technology for treating peri-implantitis in patients. Read More
Biolase hosts pediatric dental laser training in Calif.
May 18, 2021 -- Biolase said it teamed up with Healthy Smiles For Kids of Orange County to host a pediatric dental laser training session recently at the Biolase Learning Center in Foothill Ranch, CA. 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
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
SmileCon 2021
October 10-13
Las Vegas, Nevada United States
Greater New York Dental Meeting
November 26 - December 1
New York City, New York United States