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Bike-building event benefits local charity Sep 12, 2014 | Business USA

Bike-building event benefits local charity

HATFIELD, Pa., USA: i-CAT, a brand of the KaVo Kerr Group, brought together thought leaders across a range of dental specialties for insights on continuous improvement and ways to promote the company’s core values of bringing high-quality 3-D cone-beam imaging to the dental community. This “Voice of the Clinician” event aspired to another goal as well — to bring bikes to children in low-income areas of Charlotte, N.C.

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Crisp, clear intraoral images delivered on a screen your patients hold in their hands Sep 9, 2014 | Business USA

Crisp, clear intraoral images delivered on a screen your patients hold in their hands

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: DrQuickLook SD Basic and SD Plus intraoral cameras deliver powerful features that can lift your practice to the next level. Showing crisp, clear images delivered on a screen that your patients hold in their own hands is the best way to convince patients to follow your recommendations for treatment.

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Sonendo secures $35 million in equity financing Sep 8, 2014 | Business USA

Sonendo secures $35 million in equity financing

LAGUNA HILLS, Calif., USA Sonendo Inc., the developer of technology for the endodontic marketplace, announced today it has completed an equity financing totaling $35 million. The proceeds from the financing will be used to further technology development, fund clinical studies and commercialize Sonendo’s GentleWave System for root canal therapy.

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The new i-CAT FLX MV is fit for a wide range of dental practices Sep 4, 2014 | Business USA

The new i-CAT FLX MV is fit for a wide range of dental practices

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., USA: There’s a new 3-D cone-beam system in the exhibit hall at the CDA meeting. i-CAT, a brand member of the KaVo Kerr Group, has announced the launch of the newest member of the award-winning family of cone-beam 3-D imaging products: the i-CAT MV, for general dentists and specialists who wish to place and restore implants or perform oral surgery, periodontics, prosthodontics and endodontics with greater confidence and lower radiation.

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School outfits and supplies help children confidently return to the classroom Sep 3, 2014 | Business USA

School outfits and supplies help children confidently return to the classroom

MELVILLE, N.Y., USA: 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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Pelton & Crane makes product donation to America’s Toothfairy Sep 2, 2014 | Business USA

Pelton & Crane makes product donation to America’s Toothfairy

CHARLOTTE, N.C., USA: Pelton & Crane, member of the KaVo Kerr Group, donated nearly $155,000 worth of product to National Children’s Oral Health Foundation: America’s ToothFairy (NCOHF). The donation — drawing from the Centennial and Renaissance collections — included rear cabinets, delivery units, dental chairs, side cabinets, a Helios 3000 LED light and both doctor and assistant stools.

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Students take dental equipment to a community that needs it most Aug 29, 2014 | Business USA

Students take dental equipment to a community that needs it most

ATLANTA, Ga., USA: According to the World Health Organization, Honduras has only two dentists per 10,000 people; the United States has eight times that number. To address this need for dental professionals, Carestream Dental recently loaned an RVG intraoral digital imaging system to members of the American Student Dental Association (ASDA) Philanthropy Committee, comprised of University of California, Los Angeles dental students, for its 2014 dental mission trips to Guaimaca, Honduras.

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Henry Schein to host symposium on digital dentistry Aug 27, 2014 | Business USA

Henry Schein to host symposium on digital dentistry

MELVILLE, N.Y., USA: Henry Schein Inc. and Quintessence Publishing Co. will host the 1st International Symposium on Digital Dentistry. The conference, “Technologies That Enhance Clinical Outcomes,” will provide education for dentists and dental laboratory technicians and owners on the clinical benefits of digital technologies and open platform workflows.

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AMD LASERS founder buys back company from DENTSPLY Aug 25, 2014 | Business USA

AMD LASERS founder buys back company from DENTSPLY

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., USA: AMD Group LLC and its founder and president, Alan Miller, recently announced the purchase of AMD LASERS from DENTSPLY International. The sale was effective Aug. 1. Miller launched AMD (Alan Miller Designs) with the Picasso laser in 2009. The company rapidly grew and was purchased by DENTSPLY in 2011, expanding its product distribution network around the world.

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Anatomage celebrates its 10th anniversary Aug 22, 2014 | Business USA

Anatomage celebrates its 10th anniversary

SAN JOSE, Calif., USA: Anatomage is currently celebrating 10 years of bringing innovative technology to the health-care industry. The company’s products have been featured globally in TED, BBC, CBC, Japanese Fuji TV and PBS because of its originality and positive impact.

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Ultradent holds annual summit Aug 18, 2014 | Business USA

Ultradent holds annual summit

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah, USA: Ultradent Products held its 2014 Ultradent Summit continuing education event Aug. 1–2, at its South Jordan campus. The summit featured an all-star lineup of speakers who covered topics such as esthetics and technological advances in dentistry and a hands-on practicum in endodontics, composite veneers, and a course on becoming a tooth-whitening specialist.

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DENTSPLY donates product to America’s Toothfairy Aug 15, 2014 | Business USA

DENTSPLY donates product to America’s Toothfairy

CHARLOTTE, N.C., USA: This year, DENTSPLY International donated over $55,000 in oral care products to National Children’s Oral Health Foundation: America’s ToothFairy (NCOHF) to support its nonprofit clinical network of oral health programs serving vulnerable children and their families. The donation benefited 25 America’s ToothFairy Affiliate community-based healthcare facilities and outreach programs.

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