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Cosmedent makes major product donation to National Children’s Oral Health Foundation Dec 19, 2014 | Business USA

Cosmedent makes major product donation to National Children’s Oral Health Foundation

CHARLOTTE, N.C., USA: National Children’s Oral Health Foundation: America’s ToothFairy (NCOHF) announced it is deeply grateful to Cosmedent Inc. for its generous product donation totaling more than $141,000. This contribution will enable the NCOHF Affiliate Network of nonprofit clinical programs to continue to provide vital oral health services to vulnerable children.

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Dux Dental now part of the KaVo Kerr Group’s global platform of brands Dec 17, 2014 | Business USA

Dux Dental now part of the KaVo Kerr Group’s global platform of brands

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: Those looking for Dux Dental at the recent Greater New York Dental Meeting could find it at the Kerr booth. Following the June acquisition of Dux by the Danaher Corp., Dux is now part of the KaVo Kerr Group’s global platform of brands. Rob Laurenti, with Dux, was stationed in the Kerr booth with a number of popular Dux Dental products, including free samples of Identic alginate and Clean and Lube wipes.

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Look for it: The Sulzer MIXPAC Quality Seal Dec 12, 2014 | Business USA

Look for it: The Sulzer MIXPAC Quality Seal

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: With your reputation on the line with every procedure, knowing exactly what instruments and materials you’re using on your patients is critical. To help ensure you’re not inadvertently buying potentially dangerous knockoffs of its highly popular mixing tips (used for procedures involving two-component application of restorative, impression or bonding materials), Sulzer Mixpac has three core concepts to guide you.

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EyeSpecial C-II smart digital camera: Ready, aim and shoot Dec 11, 2014 | Business USA

EyeSpecial C-II smart digital camera: Ready, aim and shoot

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: The new EyeSpecial C-II auto-focus smart digital camera, available from Shofu Dental Corp., is designed to make taking high-quality, professional-level photographs simple for dentists and assistants. “From my perspective, it takes phenomenal images with clarity, with a great depth of field,” said Dr. Ron Kaminer of Hewlett, N.Y., a user of the camera who spoke with Dental Tribune during an interview at the Greater New York Dental Meeting.

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Unique isotopic laser vaporizes enamel with virtually no pain Dec 10, 2014 | Business USA

Unique isotopic laser vaporizes enamel with virtually no pain

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: If you have a hard time believing the Solea laser guarantee about working 90-percent anesthesia-free, the Greater New York Dental Meeting exhibit hall offered a perfect opportunity to see the device up close and try it yourself. Four of the Solea units were set up in the Convergent Dental booth.

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Dentatus president explains why sales are ‘never the focus’ Dec 9, 2014 | Business USA

Dentatus president explains why sales are ‘never the focus’

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: Bernard Weissman has some straight-to-the-point advice for would-be dental-product inventors: Don’t worry about how many units you can sell. Try not to even think about that. “There are too many things that can get in the way of the initial purpose of how an invention or improvement can make things better for dentists and patients,” Weissman said.

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School outfits and supplies help children confidently return to the classroom Dec 8, 2014 | Business USA

School outfits and supplies help children confidently return to the classroom

Henry Schein’s annual “Back to School” program, held recently at 28 company locations, will help more than 5,000 children return to the classroom prepared for success, setting a new record for participation in the 17th year of the program. School essentials provided to the children range from new first-day outfits to backpacks filled with classroom supplies, books and hygiene products.

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Orascoptic showcases EyeZoom telescope and RDH Elite loupe at New York meeting Dec 4, 2014 | Business USA

Orascoptic showcases EyeZoom telescope and RDH Elite loupe at New York meeting

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: The Greater New York Dental Meeting is a great place to check out new technological innovations. One company that had a lot to show off at this year’s meeting was Orascoptic, which recently introduced two new products — the EyeZoom telescope for dentists and the RDH Elite loupe for hygienists.

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Sunstar Americas gets out in front of its products Dec 3, 2014 | Business USA

Sunstar Americas gets out in front of its products

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: Curious about what Sunstar Americas is up to in the dental sector, a number of thought leaders in dentistry — including dentists, media representatives and association leaders — attended the company’s open-house reception in Manhattan Sunday evening during the Greater New York Dental Meeting.

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Sound surgical strategy can improve both patient comfort and esthetic results Dec 2, 2014 | Business USA

Sound surgical strategy can improve both patient comfort and esthetic results

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: One of the benefits the exhibit floor of major conferences such as the Greater New York Dental Meeting offer is the ability to encounter fellow dentists who are already using the technology or instrument you’re considering. Those visiting the Ellman International booth at the New York meeting need not rely on happenstance for such an encounter.

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Canadian dental laser company expands dealer network Dec 1, 2014 | Business USA

Canadian dental laser company expands dealer network

MISSISSAUGA, Canada: Zolar Technology, a Canadian-based dental equipment manufacturer specializing in dental diode lasers, has announced that it is seeking to broaden its worldwide dealer network. The company's soft-tissue diode laser series is certified by the Food and Drug Administration and in accordance with European standards. In addition, the products have received market clearance in Canada.

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Forum 2015 workshops announced by Ormco Nov 26, 2014 | Business USA

Forum 2015 workshops announced by Ormco

ORANGE, Calif., USA: Ormco Corp., a manufacturer and provider of orthodontic technology and services, has announced more than 30 lectures and hands-on workshops that will be offered to attendees at the annual Forum 2015 in Orlando, Fla., Feb. 18-21, 2015. Forum 2015 provides attendees with exclusive access to hear from respected orthodontists about the pivotal moments that shaped their thriving practices.

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