Frontier Dental Laboratories commits $1.5M to CCADS
May 14, 2008 -- Frontier Dental Laboratories of El Dorado Hills, CA, has promised $1.5 million to the California Center for Advanced Dental Studies (CCADS).  Discuss
Iowa dentist creates art with syringes
May 12, 2008 -- An Ames, Iowa, dentist recently proved that dentists can create a perfect work of art -- and no, we are not talking about the perfect restoration.  Discuss
Secret Service investigates dental practice
May 9, 2008 -- A dentist and two of his business associates are under investigation by the U.S. Secret Service, according to the NY Daily News.  Discuss
Cardinal Health mouthwash recalled
May 7, 2008 -- Hydrox Labs and Cardinal Health have recalled their Cardinal Health alcohol-free mouthwash because it has tested positive for infection-causing bacteria.  Discuss
AFP Imaging's NewTom now scans 25% faster
May 7, 2008 -- AFP Imaging has announced that its NewTom VG cone-beam CT (CBCT) scanner now has a 25% reduced scan time.  Discuss
Heraeus Kulzer to relocate headquarters
May 7, 2008 -- Dental esthetics firm Heraeus Kulzer announced that it will relocate its North American headquarters to its current manufacturing and distribution facility in South Bend, Ind., by December 2008.  Discuss
Top ADA executives leave organization
May 5, 2008 -- The two top executives at the American Dental Association (ADA), executive director James Bramson, D.D.S., and chief operating officer Mary Logan, have left the Chicago society.
Align Technology posts higher Q1 sales as profit dips
May 1, 2008 -- Sales grew in the first quarter for Align Technology, the Santa Clara, CA, manufacturer of Invisalign, although the company's net income dipped.
FDA approves new latex gloves
April 29, 2008 -- Dentists whose gloves irritate their hands got some good news April 23 when the FDA approved gloves made from a new type of latex.  Discuss
FDA requests comments on amalgam
April 29, 2008 -- Attention mercury skeptics! It is open season on dentistry's oldest bogeyman as the FDA has opened a 90-day comment period on its classification of amalgam alloy, encapsulated amalgam alloy, and dental mercury.  Discuss