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Align Technology announces Invisalign G6 clinical innovations for orthodontic treatment of first premolar extractions Nov 25, 2014 | Business USA

Align Technology announces Invisalign G6 clinical innovations for orthodontic treatment of first premolar extractions

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: Align Technology recently announced at its Invisalign Ortho Summit the upcoming release of Invisalign G6 clinical innovations for first premolar extraction. Invisalign G6 is engineered to improve clinical outcomes for orthodontic treatment of severe crowding and bimaxillary protrusion, a common type of malocclusion especially prevalent in Asia that requires premolar extraction.

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Interview: 25 Years of ideal osseointegration Nov 21, 2014 | Business USA

Interview: 25 Years of ideal osseointegration

The success of the Spanish implant manufacturer Microdent Implant System is based on two pillars: clinical research and quality products. The company has 40 years of experience in high-precision mechanics and, for more than 25 years now, has exclusively focused on the manufacture and distribution of dental implants, prosthetic attachments and surgical instruments.

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Microdent’s high-quality implants Nov 20, 2014 | Business USA

Microdent’s high-quality implants

Genius is the flagship implant of Microdent Implant System, a company recognized worldwide for developing the first bone expanders for oral implantology. Microdent innovations will be on display at booth No. 5419 at the Greater New York Dental Meeting. Joan Muñoz, Microdent's director of production and of research and development, says the main advantages of Microdent implants are their long history as a manufacturer and firm committment to quality.

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Obsessive quality control starts at molecular level Nov 19, 2014 | Business USA

Obsessive quality control starts at molecular level

For more than 100 years, DENTSPLY International has been supporting dentists worldwide in their profession. The company’s trusted and comprehensive range of anesthetics enables dentists and hygienists to start every procedure right. DENTSPLY Pharmaceutical ensures quality at each step of the product’s journey — from collection of active molecules all the way through to when the packages arrive at your office.

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Planmeca ProMax CBCT with CAD/CAM technology: The perfect combination Nov 17, 2014 | Business USA

Planmeca ProMax CBCT with CAD/CAM technology: The perfect combination

CBCT imaging is becoming the new standard of care for complete patient information. These images provide multi-faceted views of teeth and everything below the gum line, including the mandibular nerve canal, making them an invaluable tool for planning implant cases and other restorative treatments. Now, consider combining this detailed information below the gum line with images from an intraoral scan, capable of capturing the highest resolution of data above the gum line.

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Double your impact for America’s oral health through the end of the year Nov 14, 2014 | Business USA

Double your impact for America’s oral health through the end of the year

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: Mark Twain said, “Wrinkles only mark where smiles have been.” Oral Health America wants every smile to be healthy, which is why its programs support increased access to oral health care and education for the nation’s most vulnerable populations, including older adults. Older adults in the United States are facing a crisis when it comes to oral health care, with 70 percent of Americans age 65 and older not having a dental benefit and Medicare not including dental ...

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NSK reports ‘strong response’ to its iCare handpiece maintenance system Nov 10, 2014 | Business USA

NSK reports ‘strong response’ to its iCare handpiece maintenance system

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., USA: Dental equipment manufacturer NSK Dental LLC has announced that its recently launched iCare handpiece maintenance system is enjoying a very strong reception from dental practices. According to the company, the iCare system makes it possible for dental practices to perform handpiece maintenance with the simple touch of a few buttons.

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Award-winning manufacturer to expand DEFEND brand throughout 2015 Nov 7, 2014 | Business USA

Award-winning manufacturer to expand DEFEND brand throughout 2015

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: Launched in 1985, DEFEND by Mydent International is a global brand serving more than 50 countries in the manufacturing of high-quality infection-control products, disposables, preventatives and impression-material systems. With 30 years of service to the dental industry, Mydent International manufactures more than 40 percent of the consumables that are used in the dental operatory.

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Health care’s first decentralized peer-to-peer platform Nov 5, 2014 | Business USA

Health care’s first decentralized peer-to-peer platform

Recognizing that millions of Americans cannot access the care they need at affordable rates, Dental Equities has announced the launch of its premiere peer-to-peer health-care financing platform, Patient Advance. Because of post 2008–2009 recession regulations, banks have less capital to loan, which has increased the need for alternative lenders. By moving lending online, Dental Equities can generate cost advantages of more than 400 basis points compared to traditional banks.

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Colgate to offer ‘Destination Innovation’ bus tours during New York meeting Nov 4, 2014 | Business USA

Colgate to offer ‘Destination Innovation’ bus tours during New York meeting

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: Colgate is encouraging dentists and hygienists to discover its Global Research & Technology Center in Piscataway, N.J., by taking a “Destination Innovation” bus tour during this year’s Greater New York Dental Meeting. Passengers aboard the tours will enjoy a VIP experience that includes an opportunity to meet the experts behind Colgate’s oral healthcare products.

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Planmeca University expands course offerings to Chicago Nov 3, 2014 | Business USA

Planmeca University expands course offerings to Chicago

RICHARDSON, Texas, USA: Planmeca University recently announced the expansion of preview and training opportunities to the University of Planmeca in Chicago. This expansion will offer increased access to existing and future customers of the Planmeca PlanScan system. Additionally, Planmeca University in Richardson has opened two new classroom spaces and is also offering in-office training.

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First Fridays start at Dentatus Implant Center in the heart of New York City Oct 30, 2014 | Business USA

First Fridays start at Dentatus Implant Center in the heart of New York City

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: Dentatus, the first company to introduce narrow-body dental implants, welcomes dental professionals to its Implant Center, where participants will learn the distinctive technologies of the Anew, Atlas and Elypse implants. “Our modern facility is equipped with all necessary instrumentation, models, implants and components used in the workshop,” Dentatus says.

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