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Zimmer completes combination with Biomet Jun 30, 2015 | Business USA

Zimmer completes combination with Biomet

WARSAW, Ind., USA: Zimmer Holdings (NYSE and SIX: ZMH) has announced that, following the receipt of U.S. Federal Trade Commission clearance, Zimmer has completed the acquisition of Biomet in a cash and equity transaction currently valued at approximately $14.0 billion. In connection with the combination, Zimmer has changed its corporate name to Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc.

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Henry Schein named Corporation of the Year by Hispanic healthcare executives Jun 29, 2015 | Business USA

Henry Schein named Corporation of the Year by Hispanic healthcare executives

MELVILLE, N.Y., USA: Henry Schein Inc. has been selected as the Corporation of the Year by the Association of Hispanic Healthcare Executives (AHHE), a national voluntary tax-exempt organization that fosters programs and policies to increase the presence of Hispanic health care executives. The company was recognized for its commitment to help increase diversity and cultural competency in the health care professions.

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LED Medical Diagnostics enters into agreement with OrthoSynetics Jun 17, 2015 | Business USA

LED Medical Diagnostics enters into agreement with OrthoSynetics

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: LED Medical Diagnostics Inc. recently announced a new agreement with OrthoSynetics, a provider of administrative, marketing and financial services to 350 orthodontic practices across the United States. The agreement designates LED Medical Diagnostics Inc.’s subsidiary LED Dental as the preferred imaging technology supplier for OrthoSynetics.

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My Orthodontist mobile app for your patients Jun 15, 2015 | Business USA

My Orthodontist mobile app for your patients

My Orthodontist mobile app is the latest addition to Dolphin’s line of mobile products. It is also Dolphin’s first product designed for the patients to use, and we’re pretty excited about it. The response from practices has been overwhelmingly positive. Using My Orthodontist on their iOS or Android device puts your practice in the center of their lifestyle.

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Henry Schein presents scholarships to five dental hygiene students Jun 11, 2015 | Business USA

Henry Schein presents scholarships to five dental hygiene students

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: During Farmingdale State College’s Department of Dental Hygiene Pinning and Awards Ceremony, Henry Schein Inc. granted five dental hygiene students with $500 Henry Schein Academic Scholarship Awards. Maureen Knott, vice president, product advertising and marketing for Henry Schein, presented the students with the awards, three of which went to students earning their associate’s degrees and two to students earning their bachelor’s degrees.

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OCO Biomedical announces partnership with Progressive Dental Marketing Jun 8, 2015 | Business USA

OCO Biomedical announces partnership with Progressive Dental Marketing

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., USA: OCO Biomedical has entered into a partnership with Progressive Dental Marketing (PDM), a full-service, privately owned dental marketing company based in Clearwater, Fla. “OCO and PDM are both greatly respected, top-performing dental industry leaders,” said Charles Schlesinger, OCO Biomedical chief operating officer and director of clinical affairs. “Our companies are nationally recognized for innovation, comprehensive cutting-edge training, state-of-the-art ...

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Keystone holds inaugural Latin America seminar Jun 4, 2015 | Business USA

Keystone holds inaugural Latin America seminar

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: Keystone Industries has been expanding its dental-industry boundaries wider than ever before over the past couple years, and the impact was felt among members of the Latin American dental community this May. The Sheraton Miami hosted Keystone Industries inaugural LATAM Dental Seminar, which was dedicated to customers from countries in Central and South America.

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Custom Milling Center founder Robert Miller retires May 26, 2015 | Business USA

Custom Milling Center founder Robert Miller retires

ARVADA, Colo., USA: Custom Milling Center (CMC) has announced the retirement of its founder, Robert Miller, who launched CMC in 2005 and led the company to become a leader in the dental laboratory supply and services industry, both as an outsourcing partner and a leader in advancing new technology.

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This isn’t your typical ortho case May 18, 2015 | Business USA

This isn’t your typical ortho case

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., USA: Pre-teen Natalie never expected anything but your typical orthodontic routine when she stepped into Dr. Sean Carlson’s office. However, her story is a little different. “He did an i-CAT scan and found out that I had a rogue tooth that sort of changed everything,” Natalie said.

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Ormco at AAO: Hands-on demos and speakers May 15, 2015 | Business USA

Ormco at AAO: Hands-on demos and speakers

As you prep for San Francisco, we recommend scheduling time to stop by the Ormco booth (No. 1119). A staple exhibitor at the AAO Annual Session, once again this year Ormco will be hosting a number of hands-on technology demos and educational sessions with leading practitioners.

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Partnering to build a world of healthy, beautiful smiles May 14, 2015 | Business USA

Partnering to build a world of healthy, beautiful smiles

Have you ever noticed how a great smile can light up a room? Of course you have. You also know how a bright, beautiful smile can change a life. At 3M Unitek, combining science and imagination to create products that change the way your patients live and give them more time to enjoy life with family, friends and loved ones is what we’re all about.

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Reliance introduces newest addition to its lingual retention line: Extend LTR May 13, 2015 | Business USA

Reliance introduces newest addition to its lingual retention line: Extend LTR

One of the many difficult decisions you will face on a daily basis is how to achieve long-term retention when the patient is out of your control. Reliance has two excellent options (Retainium and Ortho Flex Tech) when a case calls for a lingual retainer that is bonded on every tooth.

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