DSO Simply Beautiful Smiles sold to private equity firm
February 7, 2019 -- Dental service organization (DSO) Delaware Valley Management Holdings has been sold to private equity firm Sun Capital Partners. The DSO operates as Simply Beautiful Smiles.
Oral Health America suspends operations
February 4, 2019 -- Oral Health America (OHA) announced on its website that the organization is discontinuing operations indefinitely.
Zimmer Biomet reports lower dental sales in Q4, 2018
February 4, 2019 -- Zimmer Biomet has reported lower sales in its dental segment in the fourth quarter of 2018 and for the year.
Study finds Coca-Cola influence in China's health policy
February 4, 2019 -- A series of articles from a Harvard University researcher claim Coca-Cola helped influence the direction of public health policy in China.
Appeals court blocks San Francisco sugary drink warning
February 4, 2019 -- A U.S. appeals court has blocked a San Francisco law that would have required health warnings on sugary drinks.
CVS, Walgreens move into dental health space
February 4, 2019 -- Pharmacy giants CVS Health and Walgreens are making moves into the dental health space.
ADA hires new chief technology officer
February 1, 2019 -- The ADA has hired Jordan Baugh as its new chief technology officer.
Palmero eyewear available in starter packs
January 30, 2019 -- Palmero Healthcare has introduced new starter packs of its disposable safety eyewear.
Align Tech reports increased Q4, 2018 revenues
January 29, 2019 -- Medical device company Align Technology has reported increases in revenues and clear-aligner shipments for the fourth quarter of 2018 and the year.
Dentsply Sirona partners on denture printing
January 25, 2019 -- Denstply Sirona has announced a collaboration with digital manufacturing company Carbon to bring a premium printable denture material system to market.