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Stony Brook University School of Dental Medicine unveils Henry Schein Cares Reception Area Jul 30, 2015 | Business USA

Stony Brook University School of Dental Medicine unveils Henry Schein Cares Reception Area

MELVILLE, N.Y., USA: Stony Brook University (SBU) School of Dental Medicine and Henry Schein Inc. recently unveiled the new Henry Schein Cares Reception Area, the gateway to the school’s Dental Care Center, the largest dental care treatment facility on Long Island. More than 60 attendees from Henry Schein and the School of Dental Medicine, including students, faculty and senior leadership, celebrated at an unveiling ceremony.

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Curve Dental introduces integration with cloud-based telephone system Jul 29, 2015 | Business USA

Curve Dental introduces integration with cloud-based telephone system

OREM, Utah, USA: Curve Dental, developer of cloud-based dental software, recently announced completion of testing and general release of an integration with Jive Communications. Now, the dental team can view patient information of those calling the practice before the team answers the phone — a feature that is designed to help the practice provide a higher level of customer service.

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Schlesinger to offer implant training at Southwest Dental Conference Jul 28, 2015 | Business USA

Schlesinger to offer implant training at Southwest Dental Conference

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., USA: Dr. Charles Schlesinger, OCO Biomedical’s chief operating officer and director of clinical affairs, will be a featured presenter and clinical workshop instructor at the 2015 Southwest Dental Conference (SWDC), to be held on Thursday, Aug. 6, and Friday, Aug. 7, at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in Dallas.

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Aspen Dental brings smiles and relief to impoverished areas of Nicaragua Jul 24, 2015 | Business USA

Aspen Dental brings smiles and relief to impoverished areas of Nicaragua

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: Toothaches are painful, but imagine if there was no dentist around to treat them. That is part of everyday life for many people in Nicaragua — where a group of nine Aspen Dental volunteer doctors and support staff recently took part in a mission to alleviate the most urgent dental needs of Nicaraguans in Tipitapa and Nejapa.

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University of New England, KeyBank partner to combat provider shortage Jul 21, 2015 | Business USA

University of New England, KeyBank partner to combat provider shortage

PORTLAND, Maine, USA: For over a decade, oral health stakeholders and concerned residents in Maine have been developing a comprehensive plan to respond to the dramatic shortage of dentists in the state. Fifteen of the state’s 16 counties have been identified as dental health shortage areas, and a high percentage of its practicing dentists will retirement age within the next five to 10 years.

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Henry Schein Dental participates in TeamSmile event during All Star Weekend Jul 16, 2015 | Business USA

Henry Schein Dental participates in TeamSmile event during All Star Weekend

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: Approximately 20 Team Schein Members participated in a TeamSmile event on Saturday, July 11, during Major League Baseball’s All Star Weekend in Cincinnati. During the event, 116 children received complimentary oral health assessments and treatment at the US Bank Boys and Girls Club.

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Planmeca to hold Power of Digital Dentistry Conference Jul 15, 2015 | Business USA

Planmeca to hold Power of Digital Dentistry Conference

Registration is open for the Power of Digital Dentistry Conference, a first-ever conference bringing together Planmeca Romexis, Imaging and CAD/CAM Users. The conference will be held Oct. 16 and 17 at the Gaylord Texan Resort in Grapevine, Texas. The conference will feature more than 20 panelists, speakers and industry leaders, with more than 30 educational and hands-on courses led by imaging and CAD/CAM industry leaders.

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Sweden & Martina hosts 13th Premium Day Jul 14, 2015 | Business USA

Sweden & Martina hosts 13th Premium Day

PADUA, Italy: From 11 to 13 June, international implant manufacturer Sweden & Martina hosted its 13th Premium Day in Padua. The international congress on implant prosthodontics was attended by 1,400 participants from more than 15 countries. The theme of the event reflected the company’s mission to supply innovative clinical solutions that simplify daily dental practice.

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Rhein’83 hosts first international congress in Bologna Jul 13, 2015 | Business USA

Rhein’83 hosts first international congress in Bologna

BOLOGNA, Italy: Under the theme “Tradition and innovation of retentive systems”, Italian dental manufacturer Rhein’83 held its first international congress on 12 and 13 June in Bologna. The Rhein Days symposium aimed to give dentists and dental technicians an opportunity to exchange experiences and discuss the latest developments in the field of removable prosthetic solutions.

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CareCredit supports Give Kids A Smile Fund Jul 10, 2015 | Business USA

CareCredit supports Give Kids A Smile Fund

COSTA MESA, Calif., USA: For the ninth consecutive year, CareCredit has donated $100,000 to the ADA Foundation (ADAF) Give Kids A Smile (GKAS) Fund. The grant is designated to support Give Kids A Smile through funding of three major initiatives.

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Great Lakes Orthodontics named Buffalo Niagara Business Ethics Award finalist Jul 7, 2015 | Business USA

Great Lakes Orthodontics named Buffalo Niagara Business Ethics Award finalist

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: Great Lakes Orthodontics was recently named as a finalist for the 2015 Buffalo Niagara Business Ethics Association (BNBEA) Awards. In the large business category, Great Lakes was one of three Western New York companies selected. The BNBEA recognizes Buffalo Niagara companies that exemplify the highest standards of ethical behavior and business practices.

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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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