FDA commissioner resigns
March 5, 2019 -- Scott Gottlieb, MD, has resigned as the commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Patterson Dental to distribute Oxyfresh products
March 4, 2019 -- Oral care products company Oxyfresh has announced a partnership with Patterson Dental to distribute its dental products in the U.S.
OSAP launches new infection-control website
March 4, 2019 -- The Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP) has launched a new website focused on dental education and certification for infection control.
Dentsply Sirona reports lower sales for Q4, 2018
March 1, 2019 -- Dentsply Sirona has reported decreased net sales for its fiscal fourth quarter and all of 2018.
New product: Enova adds new loupes
February 28, 2019 -- LED surgical lights company Enova Illumination announced the addition of new loupes to its product line at the Chicago Dental Society 2019 Midwinter Meeting.
Patterson reports higher dental sales in Q3
February 28, 2019 -- Patterson Companies reported higher sales in its dental segment for the third quarter of fiscal 2019.
New product: Voco debuts single-dose coupling agent
February 28, 2019 -- Voco America has introduced a single-dose version of its ceramic and resin cement coupling agent.
New product: Oral-B debuts AI toothbrush
February 26, 2019 -- Procter & Gamble brand Oral-B has introduced a new toothbrush with artificial intelligence (AI) technology.
3Shape partners with OrthoApnea
February 26, 2019 -- 3Shape and OrthoApnea have announced a partnership that allows practitioners to upload their digital impressions to OrthoApnea's ApneaDock online platform.
New product: Stratasys debuts 3D printer
February 22, 2019 -- CHICAGO - Stratasys has launched its new J720 Dental 3D printer for laboratories at the LMT Lab Day.