Biolase expects higher Q4 revenue January 26, 2021 -- Biolase expects to post higher revenue for the fourth quarter of 2020 compared to the same period the year before, despite "headwinds" created by the COVID-19 pandemic. The company also said it expects to show sharp sales growth compared to the third quarter of 2020.Read More
A hygienist shares her thoughts on lasers, best practices during a pandemic January 22, 2021 -- Lynn Atkinson, RDH, spoke with us about her experience as a dental hygienist and where she thinks the future of dental hygiene is heading, especially during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. Atkinson also shared her thoughts on dental patients returning to the practice and how she believes dental lasers can be a big plus.Read More
Biolase announces launch of Waterlase Endo Academy November 23, 2020 -- Biolase has launched the Waterlase Endo Academy, which is dedicated to improving patient outcomes and profitability with new technology. The academy is open to all Waterlase endodontists and was created to foster peer-led learning, best practice sharing, and optimal integration of Waterlase technology, the firm said.Read More
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.