Business & Industry Sponsored by Dentrix
Leaders in Dentistry: Melissa Marquez, DentalOne Partners
February 6, 2018 -- Melissa Marquez began her career as a dental assistant before focusing on dentistry's business aspects. Her experience of working in private practice before becoming a senior vice president with DentalOne Partners, a dental service organization, makes her well-placed to discuss the challenges the profession faces in the latest installment of our Leaders in Dentistry series  Discuss
McLeod Health gets $2M for oral health training
February 6, 2018 -- The Duke Endowment has granted the McLeod Health Foundation $2 million to implement an integrated oral health delivery model.  Discuss
New product: Water Pik debuts whitening water flosser
February 6, 2018 -- Water Pik has introduced a water flosser that incorporates teeth-whitening tablets.  Discuss
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 report ranks dental wellness in U.S. states
February 2, 2018 -- Which U.S. states have the best and the worst overall dental health? Which states have the lowest and highest concentrations of dentists? A February 1 report from a personal finance website has the answers to those questions and more.  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