Cosmetics
Kulzer unveils Delara prosthetic teeth line
October 9, 2019 -- Kulzer has introduced the Delara midpriced prosthetic teeth line, the latest addition to its prosthetic teeth portfolio.
Invisalign gives best-selling Australian dentists deep price cuts
October 8, 2019 -- Align Technology's Invisalign Australia has reportedly offered discounts of up to 35% to dentists who sell the most clear aligners to patients, according to a news report in the Sydney Morning Herald.
Orthodontist named a top low-stress, high-paying job
October 4, 2019 -- Being an orthodontist is one of the best low-stress, high-paying jobs in the U.S., according to U.S. News & World Report.  Discuss
GSK launches new Sensodyne whitening toothpaste
October 1, 2019 -- GSK Consumer Healthcare has launched a new Sensodyne toothpaste that whitens teeth while limiting sensitivity.
Study: Electric-activated method whitens teeth faster
September 27, 2019 -- Using an electrokinetic flow method to whiten teeth offers a faster, equally effective alternative to other available light-diffusing treatments, according to a study published September 20 in Dental Materials.  Discuss
Misaligned teeth treatments depend on who, where, why
September 23, 2019 -- Patients may wonder why orthodontists chose certain treatments when they fix their misaligned teeth. While each patient's unique dental problems play the largest role in treatment, so do a number of other factors. Doctor and patient demographics also affect their decisions, according to a new study.  Discuss
Gaidge updates ortho practice management software
September 20, 2019 -- Data solutions company Gaidge has released the latest version of its orthodontic practice management program, Gaidge 2.0.
3D printing firm Voodoo launches clear-aligner service
September 19, 2019 -- 3D printing firm Voodoo Manufacturing of New York City has begun offering a 3D manufacturing service to supply clear aligners for dental applications.
Dentsply Sirona, Carbon launch printable denture system
September 13, 2019 -- Denstply Sirona and digital manufacturing company Carbon have launched a printable denture material and workflow system.
Digital technologies are often assets in orthodontics
September 12, 2019 -- When patients visit orthodontists, they often seek much more than better smiles. Digital technologies such as 3D printing can provide patients with visuals that help them achieve more realistic expectations of their treatment and outcomes, according to a talk at the recent 2019 ADA FDI World Dental Congress in San Francisco.  Discuss
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Conferences
Mid-Continent Dental Congress (MCDC)
November 14-15
United States
Yankee Dental Congress 2020
Jan. 30 - Feb. 1, 2020
Boston, Massachusetts United States
American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) 2020 Scientific Session
April 22-25, 2020
Orlando, Florida United States