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What determines nickel-titanium rotary instrument usage?
December 10, 2018 -- Why are some practitioners using nickel-titanium rotary instruments and some not? What might encourage practitioners to try these instruments? Researchers surveyed endodontists and general dentists to find out the answers to these and other questions.  Discuss
New product: Dental EZ debuts lube-free StarDental handpiece
November 19, 2018 -- DentalEZ has introduced its new StarDental 430SWL Torque Flex Lubefree handpiece.
Owandy gets FDA clearance for 3D imaging system
November 16, 2018 -- Owandy Radiology has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its I-Max 3D wall-mounted, panoramic digital radiography unit.  Discuss
Dental Excellence Award voting ends November 15
November 12, 2018 -- Time is running out to join hundreds of your colleagues in voting for the 2018 DrBicuspid Dental Excellence Awards. Voting ends on November 15, 2018.  Discuss
Less than 2 weeks to go in Dental Excellence Award voting
November 2, 2018 -- It's your turn to join hundreds of your colleagues in voting for the DrBicuspid Dental Excellence Awards. With tight races in many of the 11 categories, your vote matters.  Discuss
Dental Excellence Award voting continues
October 23, 2018 -- Hundreds of your colleagues have already taken the opportunity to vote for the DrBicuspid Dental Excellence Awards. Now it's your turn to vote for finalists in 11 categories, including Best New CAD/CAM Product, Best New Preventive/Hygienist Product, Best New Toothpaste, and more.  Discuss
Sonendo acquires endo software firm
October 23, 2018 -- Endodontic technology developer Sonendo has acquired TDO Software, the maker of The Digital Office (TDO) endodontic practice management software.  Discuss
2018 Dental Excellence Award voting begins
October 16, 2018 -- DrBicuspid.com is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2018 Dental Excellence Awards. Now it's up to you to determine the winners in our 11 categories, ranging from Best New CAD/CAM Product to Best New Toothpaste.  Discuss
New product: DentalEZ debuts StarDental torque system
October 15, 2018 -- DentalEZ has introduced the StarDental Integrated StarETorque electric system.  Discuss
New product: Parkell launches curing light
October 15, 2018 -- Parkell has launched a new curing light with three modes of curing.  Discuss
Hot Topic
Getting to the root of dentinal defects

Do newer instruments for preparing root canals induce small dentinal defects that can lead to root fractures, or have improvements in nickel titanium alloys alleviated this potential problem? Since the evidence is unclear, a new study used microcomputed tomography to analyze dentinal defects in root canals prepared with various instruments. Read more.

Conferences
2019 Rocky Mountain Dental Convention
January 17-19, 2019
Denver, Colorado United States
Academy of Osseointegration (AO) 2019 Annual Meeting
March 13-16, 2019
Washington, DC, District of Columbia United States
Academy of Laser Dentistry (ALD) 2019 Annual Meeting
April 4-6, 2019
Dallas, Texas United States
Dental Treatment Planning and Sequencing Hawaii Cruise
April 6-13, 2019
Honolulu, Hawaii United States