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Nearly 300 Arizona children to receive free dental care HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- United Concordia Dental and the Arizona Dental Foundation (ADF) will provide free dental care to about 300 children across the state during National Children's Dental Health Month in February.
Discus to launch SL3 at Chicago Midwinter WHEN: Friday, February 25, 2011              5:30pm-7:30pm  
Keep your data secureFebruary 2011  | Dental Products Reportproduct watch: Technology EvangelistKeep your data safe How ioSafe offers confidence for data
Fusion of function & design Information available at 1. Making adjustment easy, touchpad controls are built into the armrest castings on both the doctor’s and the assistant’s side of the chair. Easily accessed, these controls are used for adjusting seat positioning, selecting pre-set seat positions, Auto Return for patient dismissal and to unlock/lock seat rotation.
Vatech America, Inc. announces Dr. Bret Dyer as its first Vatech Challenge Winner Secaucus, N.J.- February 1, 2011- Vatech America, Inc. provider of the world's most advanced digital dental imaging equipment, is pleased to announce its 1st Vatech Challenge winner, Dr. Bret Dyer.
FireFly Toothbrush launches nationwide contest to honor pediatric dentists Los Angeles, CA  – Does your child’s dentist go the extra mile for smiles, taking pediatric dental services beyond conventional practice and making them available to uninsured, needy families in the community?
You and Your Lab: Focus on improved impressions For the past 25 years, I’ve had a good working relationship with Pittman Dental Lab. Shane Treadaway and the rest of the group at Pittman are great people who strive for perfection in every piece of work they produce, just like I do. Of course, longevity is only one measurement of a successful relationship.
ChildCare Education Institute offers online oral health course at no cost DULUTH, Ga., Feb. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ChildCare Education Institute (CCEI), a nationally accredited distance training institution dedicated exclusively to the child care industry, offers the online course Early Childhood Oral Health at no cost for the month of February, in honor of National Children's Dental Health Month.
Am I glowing yet? Explaining 3D scanning to patientsWhat to know about radiation from cone beam computed tomography and how to explain the scans to your patients.              
The mouth-body connection THE TEAM Bringing together a variety of voices for the best advice and big ideas. Team members Dr. Peter Cabrera (Lead) Dr. Mark Ryder Dr. Richard Huot
Orascoptic donates to SmileTrain Orascoptic, a leading manufacturer of Loupes and Headlights used in the Dental community, has announced that in 2011 it will be making a monetary donation to the Charity Organization SmileTrain for every one of its new Freedom cordless LED lights sold. 
Dentsply Caulk's Surefil SDR flowFebruary 2011  | Dental Products Reportproduct watch: benchmarkDENTSPLY Caulk's Surefil SDR flow Catapult presents its review of this new material, based on feedback fro
Integration with stability Information available at 1. The biological connection contained within the implant creates an even distribution load to the fixture, helping to minimize micro-movement and marginal bone loss.
Image is everything The advantages of implementing and using 3D cone beam imaging technology in dental practice are undeniable, and these benefits have led to the technology’s fast-paced advance into both everyday general dentistry as well as into specialty dental practice. This is despite the higher entry costs in terms of both financial and educational / training investments by a profession that is not known for investing in technologies that do not benefit patients and bring a significant return on investment.
Product Review: Demandforce D3The Atlanta Center for Dental Excellence reviews this automated marketing and communications solution. Demandforce D3 offers features such as: Two-way text message capabilities for patients to confirm appointments; intelligent newsletters that enable practices to segment the patient base; and a digital consultant that displays critical practice health metrics against aggregate data across the Demandforce network, highlighting areas for improvement.