WesternU dental college wins grant to support faculty diversity
September 27, 2021 -- Western University of Health Sciences (WesternU) College of Dental Medicine has been awarded a federal grant worth almost $1 million to support faculty diversity and equitable oral healthcare. Read More
Chapter Aesthetic Studio moves forward with expansion plans
September 27, 2021 -- Medical aesthetic clinic operator Chapter Aesthetic Studio has opened its second practice location following its acquisition of Alivana Aesthetics. Read More
Henry Schein's Back to School program returns to help children
September 27, 2021 -- Henry Schein's 24th annual Back to School program for children is underway at 22 locations in the U.S., Canada, Spain, and Ireland. Read More
Dental orgs urge CMS to establish specific coding for dental surgeries
September 24, 2021 -- The ADA, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons are urging the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to establish specific coding for dental outpatient surgeries performed at hospitals or surgical centers. Read More
Dentsply Sirona signs 5-year agreement with Smile Train
September 24, 2021 -- Dentsply Sirona has signed a five-year collaboration agreement with Smile Train to support that organization's work to provide access to cleft palate care. To that end, Dentsply will make a $5 million donation to Smile Train. Read More
Baz Dental launches gumline cleaning tool
September 24, 2021 -- Baz Dental has launched Gumline Cleaner, a tool that helps patients remove plaque at the gumline using friction. Read More
SmileDirectClub expands into France
September 24, 2021 -- Clear aligner company SmileDirectClub is expanding further into Europe, launching in Paris at the start of the fourth quarter of 2021. Read More
Shining 3D launches new Aoralscan 3 scanner
September 23, 2021 -- Shining 3D is upgrading its dental 3D scanner series with the launch of a new model called Aoralscan 3. Read More
BU dental school completes $115M expansion
September 23, 2021 -- The Boston University (BU) Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine has completed a $115 million expansion with the help of Dentsply Sirona for a newly updated and expanded patient treatment center. Read More
Dentsply Sirona to launch digital print expansions
September 23, 2021 -- Dentsply Sirona will launch four expansions of the Lucitone Digital Print denture system, a move the company said will add momentum to the digital transformation of the dental laboratory industry. Read More