By DrBicuspid Staff

March 31, 2015 -- Convergent Dental, manufacturer of the Solea laser, announced that it has secured $9 million in a funding round led by existing investors and family offices.

The funding allows continued investments in product innovation, sales, and implementation, according to the company.

"We are pleased to see Solea accomplish so much in just its first year on the market," stated Will Cowen, general partner of Long River Ventures, in a press release. "We are happy to offer continued support to such a game-changing company." Long River Ventures, along with the Gund Foundation, are listed as leading this round of funding.

Sales of the laser nearly doubled in the fourth quarter of 2014, according to Convergent.

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