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DTI signs media agreement with German Association for Aligner Orthodontics May 5, 2016 | News Europe

DTI signs media agreement with German Association for Aligner Orthodontics

LEIPZIG & STUTTGART, Germany: The German Association for Aligner Orthodontics (DGAO), the first scientific association in the field of treatment using clear aligners, will be holding its fourth Scientific Congress for Aligner Orthodontics on 18 and 19 November in Cologne in Germany. The organisation recently partnered with Dental Tribune International (DTI) to promote the event internationally.

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Dentistry Show, Dental Technology Showcase did what it said May 5, 2016 | News UK & Ireland

Dentistry Show, Dental Technology Showcase did what it said

BIRMINGHAM, UK: With more opportunities to discover and learn about new products and technologies than ever before, this year’s editions of the Dentistry ...

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Why you need a practice transition and financial plan NOW! May 5, 2016 | FREE WEBINAR

Why you need a practice transition and financial plan NOW!

More and more smart dentists seek expert guidance when selling or buying dental practices, assessing partnership and associateship opportunities, and to ...

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Planmeca introduces new 3-D printer May 4, 2016 | Business Nordic

Planmeca introduces new 3-D printer

HELSINKI, Finland: Finnish dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca has expanded its product portfolio with the introduction of Planmeca Creo. According ...

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EAO accepting applications for certification programme May 4, 2016 | News Europe

EAO accepting applications for certification programme

PARIS, France: The European Association for Osseointegration (EAO) is currently accepting applications for the 2016 intake for its Certificate in Implant-Based Therapy programme, which was developed to raise the standards of oral implant-based therapy across Europe and is open to dentists and maxillofacial surgeons worldwide. The closing date for applications is 1 June.

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Meeting review: 2016 AAO Annual Session May 4, 2016 | News USA

Meeting review: 2016 AAO Annual Session

ORLANDO, Fla., USA: The 2016 Annual Session of the American Association of Orthodontists was held from April 29 to May 3. Practitioners and staff members gathered at the Orange County Convention Center to learn about the latest techniques and technology, and to view, touch and sample the specialty’s newest products and services. It was also a great opportunity to connect with compatriots. The theme of the meeting was “Bringing Us Together.”

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Only three weeks until MIS Global Conference May 3, 2016 | News Europe

Only three weeks until MIS Global Conference

BARCELONA, Spain: In a few weeks, global dental implant manufacturer MIS Implants Technologies will be hosting its third global conference at the Barcelona International Convention Centre (CCIB) in Spain. Focusing on MIS’s newly released V3 Implant System, international experts will present 34 lectures and five hands-on workshops, introducing participants to the latest implant dentistry trends from 26 to 29 May.

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3Shape D2000 lab scanner honoured with Red Dot Award in Product Design May 3, 2016 | Business Nordic

3Shape D2000 lab scanner honoured with Red Dot Award in Product Design

COPENHAGEN, Denmark: 3Shape’s D2000 dental laboratory scanner has received the Red Dot Award in recognition of its design quality. This year, the international jury of designers, design professors and specialist journalists assessed 5,214 entries from 57 countries. The laureates will be honoured in an awards ceremony on 4 July at the Red Dot Design Museum in Essen in Germany. limited to periodontics and implant dentistry in London in the UK, for a short interview.

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A new sloped implant design for enhanced soft tissue support May 2, 2016 | FREE WEBINAR

A new sloped implant design for enhanced soft tissue support

LEIPZIG, Germany: The main objective in modern implantology is to maintain and support peri-implant osseous and soft tissue structures to combine long-term osseointegration with an aesthetic and natural peri-implant mucosa. Today, an increasing number of patients demand highly aesthetic rehabilitation in a very short time with minimally invasive treatment protocols for replacement of single or multiple teeth. In an upcoming free Dental Tribune Study Club live webinar, Dr Robert Nölken will present ...

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Meeting review: AACD 2016 May 2, 2016 | News USA

Meeting review: AACD 2016

TORONTO, Ontario Canada: AACD 2016, the annual meeting of the American Association of Cosmetic Dentistry, was organized the same way you create a building — starting from the ground up, with each day building on knowledge gained the previous day. Billed as AACD Triple Plays, some of the themes were presented as rapid-fire morning and afternoon sessions delivered by top-name speakers.

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Dental caries treatment may prevent pneumonia in Parkinson’s patients May 2, 2016 | News Asia Pacific

Dental caries treatment may prevent pneumonia in Parkinson’s patients

KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan/KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia: Pneumonia is a common condition in patients with Parkinson’s disease. A new study that explored risk factors for pneumonia development has now found that patients treated for dental caries had a reduced risk of pneumonia compared with patients who had not been treated.

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Interview: “Dental education has to include basic medical education” Apr 29, 2016 | News Nordic

Interview: “Dental education has to include basic medical education”

In conjunction with the SCANDEFA industry exhibition, the Danish Dental Association is again holding its annual meeting at Bella Center, from 28 to 30 April. In his lecture on Saturday, Dr Thomas E. Van Dyke, Vice President of Clinical and Translational Research at the Forsyth Institute in Cambridge in the US, will address the changing role of the dentist in the health care system.

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Exit strategy: Avoiding costs and legal wrangling Apr 29, 2016 | News UK & Ireland

Exit strategy: Avoiding costs and legal wrangling

Whether you are in the final stages of your career or just starting out, the need for a succession plan and exit strategy is equally important. You may be a sole practitioner or partner within a partnership or own shares in an incorporated dental practice, or it may be that you are contemplating the purchase of your first acquisition—one thing you need to ensure is that provision is made for a future sale or the circumstance of a sudden death.

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IDEM Singapore 2016

IDEM Singapore 2016

From 8 to 10 April, the 2016 International Dental Exhibition and Meeting (IDEM) was held at the Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre, with ...

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World Oral Health Day

World Oral Health Day

World Oral Health Day was celebrated throughout the world on 20 March 2016. The campaign includes a wide range of awareness-raising activities organised ...

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Digital dentistry

Digital dentistry

Digital technology is one of the fastest-growing market segments in dentistry.

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South African distributor SciVision establishes Nordic division in Copenhagen Apr 29, 2016 | Business Nordic

South African distributor SciVision establishes Nordic division in Copenhagen

COPENHAGEN, Denmark: Introducing its new sister company, SciVision Nordic, at this year’s SCANDEFA, leading South African distributor SciVision is venturing into the Scandinavian market. SciVision Nordic will be the certified dealer for BIOLASE in Denmark, Norway and Sweden, and operate from Copenhagen.

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Bien-Air and Wrights partner in the UK Apr 29, 2016 | News UK & Ireland

Bien-Air and Wrights partner in the UK

BIRMINGHAM, UK: Wrights and Bien-Air Dental last week announced an exclusive partnership at the Dentistry Show in Birmingham in the UK. The British dental supplier now exclusively distributes the Swiss company’s entire product portfolio in the UK.

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Clear aligner therapy: Begin with the end in mind Apr 29, 2016 | Business Americas

Clear aligner therapy: Begin with the end in mind

When I began my journey as an orthodontist, I was fortunate to have been invited to work with Drs. Robert Ricketts and Ruel Bench in their Pacific Palisades ...

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New Technologies—to improve root canal disinfection Apr 28, 2016 | Endodontics

New Technologies—to improve root canal disinfection

The major causative role of micro-organisms in the pathogenesis of pulp and periapical diseases has clearly been demonstrated.[1] The main aim of endodontic ...

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