FasTeesH rolls out full-coverage automatic toothbrush
January 7, 2020 -- French dental company FasTeesH has released its Y-Brush full-coverage, autocleaning, electric toothbrush. The device can clean a full set of teeth in approximately 10 seconds, and it is ideal for children with disabilities and dependent people living at home, as well as for care facilities and retirement homes, according to the company.
Ormco upgrades software for Spark clear aligner
January 7, 2020 -- Orthodontic technology company Ormco has released a series of upgrades for its Spark clear-aligner Approver software.
Orthodontist assistant joins 'The Bachelor'
January 7, 2020 -- An orthodontic assistant from San Antonio is one of 30 new contestants on the new season of "The Bachelor," which premiered on January 6 on ABC.
Colgate debuts new smart toothbrush at CES 2020
January 6, 2020 -- Colgate-Palmolive introduced its new Plaqless Pro smart electric toothbrush at the ongoing Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.
Oral-B unveils new power toothbrush at CES 2020
January 6, 2020 -- Procter & Gamble (P&G) brand Oral-B unveiled its Oral-B iO power toothbrush on January 5 at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.
Sonendo raises $85M in equity capital
January 6, 2020 -- Endodontic technology developer Sonendo has raised $85 million in an equity financing round led by investment firm EW Healthcare Partners.
Pulpdent debuts new white dental filling material
January 3, 2020 -- Dental research and manufacturing company Pulpdent has unveiled a new white dental filling material that imitates the properties of natural teeth.
Gaidge integrates with topsOrtho software
January 3, 2020 -- Data solutions company Gaidge will integrate its analytics software with topsOrtho orthodontic practice management software via the Platform One portal.
Budget hole puts a Wash. dental hygiene program at risk
January 3, 2020 -- Shoreline Community College in Washington may shutter its popular dental hygiene program to cover a $2 million budget shortfall. A dip in student enrollments at the school has led to a decrease in revenue, according to news reports.
Travel tooth care device designer seeks manufacturers, marketers
January 3, 2020 -- Invention services company InventHelp is seeking manufacturers or marketers for a My Travel Buddie, a device that combines a toothbrush and toothpaste into one portable travel product.