Dentsply Sirona appoints VP of North American business
June 19, 2019 -- Dentsply Sirona has named Eric Bruno as its new senior vice president of the North America regional commercial organization. Read More
Aspen announces Calif. expansion
June 19, 2019 -- Aspen Dental Management has announced its expansion into California with a plan to open six offices in 2019. Read More
EEOC sues Pa. practice for hygienist age discrimination
June 19, 2019 -- The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has sued a dental practice based in Harrisburg, PA, for violating the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967. Read More
Direct-to-consumer teledentistry service launches
June 19, 2019 -- Virtual care company Teledentists has launched a direct-to-consumer teledentistry service. Read More
OperaVR adds practice facts feature
June 18, 2019 -- OperaVR has added a feature to its virtual reality (VR) application that shares interesting facts about the dental practice and team members. Read More
WVU to study lung disease prevention in dentistry
June 14, 2019 -- The West Virginia University (WVU) School of Dentistry has announced it will be conducting a new study on how dental professionals come into contact with vapors, gases, and airborne dusts that may cause lung disease and also ways to prevent it. Read More
Align Technology, Straumann end distribution talks
June 14, 2019 -- Medical device company Align Technology and Straumann Group have terminated discussions regarding a possible development and distribution agreement. As a result, Straumann will pay Align Technology $16 million as part of a patent settlement agreement announced in March. Read More
Dental crowns top men's most researched cosmetic procedures
June 14, 2019 -- Dental crowns and invisible-aligner treatment were the most researched cosmetic procedures by U.S. men in the first three months of 2019, according to the results of a new survey from RealSelf. Read More
New product: Align Technology launches intraoral scanner
June 13, 2019 -- Medical device company Align Technology has launched a new intraoral scanner. Read More
Product news: MacPractice releases updated software
June 13, 2019 -- Software development firm MacPractice has released the latest version of its practice management and clinical software for Apple devices. Read More