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5 things you need to know about laser dentistry This much is clear: Laser dentistry is here to stay. And according to many observers, that’s a very good thing—lasers have enabled dentists to do new kinds of procedures and improve the healing time and efficiency of current procedures.
The List: Top 3 key steps to hiring the right person You can't afford to let your hiring decisions rest on a leap of faith. Employing a dishonest or unfit individual, especially one who has access to patients' health information, is a prescription for a legal and financial nightmare.
Here come the Innovators Steve Jobs once said, “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.”
Use Oraqix (lidocaine and prilocaine periodontal gel) 2.5%/2.5% to fight fear Like all dentists, Veasey B. Cullen, Jr., DMD, is well aware that most patients are afraid of injections. That’s why this longtime periodontist with practices in York and Hanover, Pa., loves using Oraqix topical anesthetic gel from DENTSPLY Pharmaceutical.
Innovator Profile 2015: BIOLASE Q&A with Dr. Jose Marcano, DMD, Orlando, Fla.
Innovator Profile 2015: Gendex We recently sat down with Dr. John Flucke, technology editor and chief dental editor for Dental Products Report, to talk about the GXS-700 sensors from Gendex.
High quality, low cost dental imaging solutions Christopher C. Linscott, DDS, has some straight-forward advice for any dentists considering starting a new office: Live within your means.
Innovator Profile 2015: Glidewell Laboratories Q&A with Dr. Jack Hahn, DDS, Implant Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio
Innovator Profile 2015: ZEST Anchors For more than 40 years, ZEST Anchors has been an innovator in product solutions for edentulous patients.
Innovator Profile 2015: SurgiTel Q&A with Dr. Darryl L. Hatchett, DDS, Denver, N.C.
Innovator Profile 2015: NOMAD The NOMAD Pro 2 is probably the best new dental product on the market today.
Innovator Profile 2015: Patterson Dental Q&A with Dr. Kevin Morgester, Morgester Dental, Chesterfield, Mo.
Innovator Profile: Planmeca Q&A with Dr. Bryan Couch, DDS, Complete Smiles Dentistry, Coppell, Texas
Innovator Profile 2015: Dental Arts Laboratories, Inc. Dental Arts Laboratories, Inc., is excited to announce the arrival of the next evolution in dentistry … cubeX² cubic zirconia.
Innovator Profile 2015: Zirc Q&A with Nicolle Campion, vice president of sales and marketing
Innovator Profile 2015: Sunstar Sunstar Americas, Inc., a proud member of the globally trusted Sunstar Group of Companies that manufactures and markets innovative oral care products under the GUM®, Butler® and Guidor® brands, has moved its North American headquarters from Northwest Chicago to Schaumburg, Ill.
Pride Institute's 2015 Best of Class winners: Part 1 In part one of our three-part series, Dental Products Report features eight of the products that have been honored with the 2015 Pride Institute “Best of Class” Technology Award.
Innovator Profile 2015: BISCO Q&A with Dr. Paul L. Child, Jr., prosthodontist/independent consultant, and Dr. Liang Chen, chief scientist of BISCO
Innovator Profile 2015: KaVo Q&A with Dr. John Flucke, chief dental editor, DPR, and Dr. Michael DiTolla, DDS
Innovator Profile 2015: Chicago Dental Society Q&A with George R. Zehak, DDS, President-elect, Chicago Dental Society
Shedding light on caries As hygienists, we are pretty particular about our tools. At my hygiene recare visits, I need technology that is beneficial to patient care, easy to use and portable.
Innovator Profile 2015: Hu-Friedy Q&A with Dr. Marie T. Fluent, DDS
Innovator Profile 2015: Instrumentarium Q&A wth Dr. Kaveh Ghaboussi, DMD, Madison Smile Solutions and Dr. Dan Indech, DDS, Desert Ridge Periodontics & Implant Dentistry
Pride Institute's 2015 Best of Class winners: Part 1In Part I of our three-part series, we feature eight award-winning companies and their innovative products.