Implantable sleep apnea system has 1st U.S. case
February 5, 2018 -- Medical technology company Respicardia announced the first commercial case of the company's sleep apnea system.
Delta Dental foundation gives $775K for Ariz. oral healthcare programs
February 5, 2018 -- The Delta Dental of Arizona Foundation has awarded nearly $775,000 in grants to more than 30 Arizona nonprofit organizations.  Discuss
New products: Roland DGA launches 2 dental mills
February 1, 2018 -- Roland DGA has released two new dental mills, the DWX-52DCi and the DWX-52D.
Henry Schein to donate $250K in products to foundation
February 1, 2018 -- Henry Schein announced it will donate $250,000 in healthcare product kits to the America's Dentists Care Foundation.  Discuss
FDA announces new plans to combat opioid crisis
January 30, 2018 -- The U.S. Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) has announced two new plans to help combat the opioid crisis  Discuss
3Shape gets FDA clearance for orthodontic software
January 30, 2018 -- 3Shape has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its 3Shape Ortho System 2017 software.  Discuss
3M, 3Shape partner on orthodontic digital workflow
January 30, 2018 -- 3Shape and 3M have announced a partnership that allows practitioners to use 3Shape's scanner and indirect bonding software for digital workflows.  Discuss
Align Technology reports increased Q4, 2017 revenues
January 30, 2018 -- Medical device company Align Technology reported increases in revenues and clear aligner shipments for the fourth quarter of 2017 and the year.  Discuss
ADA Business Resources program gets new name
January 26, 2018 -- The ADA has announced that the ADA Business Resources program will now be known as ADA Member Advantage.  Discuss
Study: Periodontal disease increases stroke damage
January 25, 2018 -- Chronic periodontitis can increase the damage from an ischemic stroke, according to a small animal study presented this week at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference in Los Angeles.