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Top 5 test drives of 2016Dr. Flucke, Chief Dental Editor and Technology Editor at DPR, shares his personal choice for top 5 products based on the products he had the opportunity to test drive this year.
Top 50 products of 2016: Part IVThe editors of DPR choose the top 50 dental products they feel make a lasting impression.
BIOLASE announces the Epic Pro™ dental diode laser system
BIOLASE announces the Epic Pro™ dental diode laser systemBIOLASE announces the Epic Pro™ dental diode laser system.
Choosing the right dental laser for your practiceToday’s dental lasers keep getting better and better, and easier to use. Add to that a big drop in price in recent years, and now may the best time ever to take advantage of the technology if you have yet to already do so.
Top 3 laser procedures you can put into your practice right now
Top 3 laser procedures you can put into your practice right nowYou’ve finally made the plunge and find yourself unboxing a brand new laser in your office. But, now what? The realization that you’re not really sure what procedures you will use it for is setting in and you’ve forgotten much of what the sales person told you it could do. Thankfully, there are a few procedures you can get started with right away, to help you get your laser “sea legs” and reap the benefits of laser dentistry.
How to grow your practice with laser technology
How to grow your practice with laser technologyWhen Dr. Michael T. Kelly first heard about a newer laser technology that targeted hard tissue, he knew had to give it a try. Once he got his hands on the Solea laser from Convergent Dental, he was convinced the technology was indeed great for cutting hard tissue. What he learned soon thereafter really had him hooked ­— that this CO2 laser system also was perfect for his soft tissue procedures.
Convergent Dental unveils breakthroughs in usability with Solea 3.0Convergent Dental Inc. has released Solea 3.0, new software that enhances Solea’s® anesthesia-free and blood-free performance. Convergent Dental has simplified the all-tissue dental laser’s workflow to allow dentists to cut any tissue without changing any settings.
4 practice-changing technologies
4 practice-changing technologiesTechnology is an interesting thing. Most times we get into it hoping that it will provide an amazing opportunity for us to do some things we haven't done before. Let's take a look that some of the things I've discovered over the years that have truly made a tremendous difference for my practice and myself.
BIOLASE unveils new BIOLASE Learning Center to provide comprehensive dental laser continuing education to dental professionals
BIOLASE unveils new BIOLASE Learning Center to provide comprehensive dental laser continuing education to dental professionalsBIOLASE, Inc. announced today the unveiling of the BIOLASE Learning Center, a state-of-the-art learning facility designed to provide a comprehensive laser training experience for dental professionals.
The top overlooked technologies your dental practice should be thinking about
The top overlooked technologies your dental practice should be thinking aboutWhat technologies are under appreciated—or going unused—in your dental practice? Dr. John Flucke explores several technologies you shouldn't be ignoring.