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
Product news: Insurance claim imaging system updated
June 12, 2019 -- Dental insights company P&R Dental Strategies has released a new version of its high-resolution digital imaging system designed to capture images of radiographs, photographs, and paper documents, increasing insurance claim imaging efficiency. Read More
DentalOne Partners teams with Forward Science
June 12, 2019 -- Dental service organization DentalOne Partners has announced a partnership with biotechnology company Forward Science to offer oral cancer screenings with its OralID product for patients. Read More
Young Innovations acquires infection-control manufacturer
June 11, 2019 -- Dental supply manufacturer Young Innovations has acquired Germiphene. Read More
Tenn. dentist gets prison sentence for insurance fraud
June 10, 2019 -- A dentist from Murfreesboro, TN, has been sentenced to 33 months in jail for insurance fraud. Read More