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3M and 3Shape join forces
3M and 3Shape join forcesThe cooperation will allow orthodontists to do more with each brand's technology.
6 stories that prove the dental industry is the weirdestIt’s a weird, weird world out there but these tales prove that the dental world might be one of the weirdest.
3D printing made the dental market very valuable in 2017
3D printing made the dental market very valuable in 2017A new SmarTech report found that dental printing grew by over 35 percent last year.
3Shape TRIOS now integrated with Flash clear aligners
3Shape TRIOS now integrated with Flash clear alignersThe intraoral scanner gains another integration in its portfolio.
AAOMS honors oral and maxillofacial surgeons during Annual Meeting
AAOMS honors oral and maxillofacial surgeons during Annual MeetingThe American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons recognized more than 20 professionals for excellence in the field.
Study finds postmenopausal women with gum disease may have increased cancer risk
Study finds postmenopausal women with gum disease may have increased cancer riskResearchers found that older women with a history of periodontal disease may be more at risk for site-specific cancers, including esophageal and gallbladder cancer.
Great Expressions Dental Centers receives first ever Summit Compliance Award
Great Expressions Dental Centers receives first ever Summit Compliance AwardGreat Expressions Dental Centers has been recognized for their commitment to infection control.
DDS Lab announces alliance with Dentegra Insurance Company
DDS Lab announces alliance with Dentegra Insurance CompanyDDS Lab will offer Dentegra Insurance Company participating providers discounted pricing on dental laboratory products and services.
How the mainstream media is crippling oral health
How the mainstream media is crippling oral healthThe media's unsubstantiated coverage of medical and scientific issues could be dangerous to the general public's health.
Academy of Osseointegration expands current clinical practice guidelines to include management of the edentulous maxilla
Academy of Osseointegration expands current clinical practice guidelines to include management of the edentulous maxillaThe edentulous maxilla often presents with a range of challenges and solutions that can be difficult for individual clinicians to navigate. To help them make choices that best utilize current research—and improve the quality and efficiency of patient care—the Academy of Osseointegration (AO) has expanded its current Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPG) to include management of patients with no teeth in the upper jaw.