Toothbrushes, dental floss on updated U.S. tariff list
August 21, 2019 -- Dental floss and toothbrushes are on the latest list of products and materials that will have tariffs slapped on them in the ongoing trade dispute between the U.S. and China. Read More
ADA responds to water fluoridation study
August 21, 2019 -- The ADA has reinforced its support for community water fluoridation in a statement on August 19 following a controversial fluoride study. Read More
Acquisition creates 1st transatlantic dental group
August 20, 2019 -- Investment firm Jacobs Holding announced plans on August 19 to acquire North American Dental Group and create the first transatlantic dental group. Read More
3D Systems names new CFO
August 19, 2019 -- 3D printing company 3D Systems has named Todd Booth as its new chief financial officer (CFO) and executive vice president. Read More
CODA: Dental education to include treatment of special needs patients
August 16, 2019 -- The Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) has voted to require all U.S. dental schools to train students to manage and treat patients with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Read More
SD practice closure under investigation
August 16, 2019 -- The closure of a dental practice in Huron, SD, that offered membership plans is being investigated by the state's Division of Consumer Protection. Read More
VA updates dental disability rating schedule
August 15, 2019 -- The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has updated its disability rating schedule for dental and oral conditions. Read More
U.S. Oral Surgery Management partners with Atlanta practices
August 15, 2019 -- Management services company U.S. Oral Surgery Management has partnered with Oral & Facial Surgery Associates, a practice with three locations in the Atlanta area. Read More
New product: At-home whitening kit with blue light introduced
August 14, 2019 -- ARC has introduced a new at-home teeth-whitening system with a blue light device. Read More
New product: Glidewell releases sleep apnea device
August 13, 2019 -- Glidewell Dental has released a new mandibular advancement device for patients with mild to moderate obstructive sleep apnea. Read More