Dental Products Report-2012-08-01

Dental Products Report

Weekly new dental products roundup

January 30, 2013

Need to match a shade? A bridge or regular implant? Want to improve your posture while at work? Perhaps a patient needs tooth whitening? If so, you're in luck because products to fill those needs are part of the new dental products roundup for the week of Aug. 20, 2012.

How to: Power-whiten teeth in-office

August 22, 2012

The teeth bleaching (or whitening) industry has seen massive growth since its onset in the late 1980s when the first in-office bleaching light was used. Today, there’s a plethora of procedures and products sold within dental offices-and retail stores-for whitening. Entrepreneur Magazine estimated that total revenue from dental whitening services in 2011 was $11 billion.

Relationship-driven approach is essential to Harry J. Bosworth's success

August 22, 2012

A Q&A with Harry J. Bosworth Company's President, Millie Goldstein, and VP of Sales and Marketing, Herbert Pozen. Q: The year-long celebration of your 100th anniversary is drawing to close. How has this milestone helped to underscore your commitments and goals as a company?

Double Take: “…the Elipar S10 light makes curing simple and straightforward.”

June 10, 2013

In my opinion, “ease-of-use” is one of the most important qualities in a curing light, particularly when multiple professionals in a busy practice use it. It can be frustrating to spend time deciphering instructions or double-checking settings on a curing light according to who used it last and for what purpose.

How to: Graft an extraction socket

August 24, 2012

Grafting extraction sockets is essential for successful regeneration of bone. Research has shown that only 30% bone growth occurs in sockets that aren’t grafted compared to up to 60% bone growth in sockets that are grafted.

How to take great vertical bitewings using digital radiography

August 08, 2012

Having served as a full-time dental hygienist prior to becoming a DEXIS Sales Manager, Lisa Brooks, RDH, gained extensive hands-on experience with both film and digital x-rays. In this article, Brooks will discuss the benefits of using digital radiography and DEXIS digital x-ray in particular. She also will share tips on how you can capture vertical bitewings for optimal diagnosis.

Align Technology Inc. highlights Invisalign, iTero Digital Impression System

February 08, 2013

Align Technology Inc. Q: Tell us about your practice and the community you serve. PA: I’ve been in practice a little over 13 years and serve a community of 35,000 with multiple dentists in the area. Our office participates in community events and is always at the forefront of modern technology for our patients.

Ivoclar Vivadent's IPS e.max can be the single ceramic your office uses

August 08, 2012

I’ve been using IPS e.max pretty much since it hit the market. I do a lot of single-unit posteriors and full mouth reconstructions, and at the time I was experiencing some failures with zirconia based ceramic layered restorations. I was looking for something that could replace that in my office. 

Rhein83 USA emphasizes its added value technical expertise to dental attachments, implant abutments

August 28, 2012

Rhein83 srl, recognized internationally as a leading manufacturer of dental attachments and implant abutments, continues to achieve increased market penetration in over 75 countries globally. In today’s ever-changing economically challenged environment, dentists and dental laboratory owners constantly pursue companies which offer high quality products with exceptional added value technical expertise.

How to add multi-modality endodontics, the right CBCT 3D imaging system to benefit your practice and your patients

August 20, 2012

The standard of care in endodontics is changing dynamically in relation to the technology that is available. Researching and investing in the right technology allows us to seize the full potential to practice the complete spectrum of endodontics.

Real Dentists Profile Dental Product Manufacturers, Dental Companies

August 28, 2012

While the dental industry is relatively small when compared with its cousin, the medical industry, or unrelated business behemoths such as the global food industry, it is still a growing, profitable sector with you, the dental professional, at its center. When asked, our readers tell us repeatedly that the voices they trust most in new product decisions are that of their peers. To that end, we’ve encouraged the companies participating in this year’s corporate profiles to give us a customer to interview. We find out why they choose the brands they support.

Gendex Dental Systems' GXS-700 sensors offer highly diagnostic images

October 24, 2014

Dr. Foroud Hakim had plenty of resources available to him when choosing the right digital radiology system for his brand new office nearly a decade ago. Holding a university teaching position, he had many colleagues as well as an entire radiology department to lean on as he was determined to choose the best fit for his practice.