Dental Products Report-2014-07-01

Dental Products Report

Innovator Profile: ZEST Anchors LODI system offers less-invasive implant options for narrow ridges

July 02, 2014

ZEST Anchors' narrow implant system reportedly offers a less-invasive approach to dental implants. To learn more about the ZEST Anchors LOCATOR® Overdenture Implant (LODI) system, DPR sat down with Dr. Michael Scherer, DMD, MS, FACP, Diplomate American Board of Prosthetics.  

Pride Institute's "Best of Class" 2014: Propel's Excellerator is a safe, sterile way to create Micro-Osteoperforations

July 14, 2014

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental profession to use technology more effectively. 

Innovator Profile: How Kerr's products have become the cornerstones of dental practices

December 18, 2014

A prominent thought-leader in the industry, Dr. Mike DiTolla shares his love for some Kerr products, plus check out an exclusive Q & A with Henk van Duijnhoven, senior vice president responsible for the KaVo Kerr Group.

Pride Insitute's "Best of Class" 2014: Philips Sonicare Airfloss is easier to use than string floss, removes more plaque [VIDEO]

July 14, 2014

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental profession to use technology more effectively. 

Pride Institute's "Best of Class" 2014: i-CAT FLX provides fast, efficient diagnosis of complex problems and more [VIDEO]

July 14, 2014

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental profession to use technology more effectively. 

Pride Institute's "Best of Class" 2014: SonicFill makes for faster, easier restorations [VIDEO]

July 14, 2014

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental profession to use technology more effectively. 

Pride Institute "Best of Class" 2014: DenMat's VELscope VX® seamlessly integrates into routine dental checkups [VIDEO]

July 14, 2014

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental profession to use technology more effectively. 

Innovator Profile: MacPractice explosion of mobile technology

July 02, 2014

To learn more about how MacPractice is changing the caries detection landscape of dental software, DPR sat down with MacPractice CEO, Mark Hollis, to learn more about this EHR-certified software. DPR: First, tell our readers about MacPractice and why you believe your company stands out in the industry.

Pride Institute "Best of Class" 2014: Demi Ultra Ultracapacitor Curing Light offers quick curing and fast charging [VIDEO]

July 14, 2014

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, while also providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental professions to use technology more effectively. 

Innovator Profile: How i-CAT FLX is advancing diagnosis and treatment planning

July 03, 2014

In 2014, i-CAT heralds its 10th anniversary as an innovator in 3D imaging. Meeting the needs of dentists and specialists, from lower radiation and better image quality to feature-rich software and education, i-CAT has established a reputation for  excellence by offering award-winning products and services.

Pride Institute's "Best of Class" 2014: PURE NEWTRON ultrasonic scalers offer greater handling and accessibility [VIDEO]

August 30, 2014

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental profession to use technology more effectively. 

DEXIS CariVu shows that it’s all in the diagnosis

October 17, 2014

A mentor once gave me some advice for a successful practice: “As a dentist, it is all in the diagnosis.” From that time on, I have strived to adopt technology that is integral to diagnosis, especially concerning imaging. The use of technology has changed the way I communicate diagnostic findings with patients. In fact, it’s instrumental in meeting one of my most important goals, creating patient trust and loyalty.  

Pride Institute's "Best of Class" 2014: Ceramir luting cement integrates with the natural tooth structure, offers stability [VIDEO]

July 14, 2014

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental profession to use technology more effectively. 

Pride Institute's "Best of Class" 2014: STATIM G4 interactive autoclaves are designed to increase productivity [VIDEO]

July 14, 2014

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental profession to use technology more effectively. 

Pride Insitute's "Best of Class" 2014: Aquasil Ultra Cordless takes impressions without packing retraction cord

July 14, 2014

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental profession to use technology more effectively. 

Innovator Profile: NOMAD redefines intraoral X-rays

July 02, 2014

To learn more about how the handheld NOMAD Pro 2 X-ray system is modernizing the way dentists take X-rays, DPR sat down with Mike Heyn, Business Unit Director of Aribex, to learn more about the benefits of the portable unit.

How Hu-Friedy is enhancing prophylaxis protocol with three key components

August 04, 2014

Q: Hu-Friedy announced a strategic alliance with Electro Medical Systems in February to deliver the most clinically advanced prophylaxis protocol to the U.S. and Canadian markets. Why is this alliance important and how is it going to impact the dental industry?

Pride Institute's "Best of Class" 2014: 3Shape TRIOS Color captures enhanced details and highly accurate images [VIDEO]

July 14, 2014

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental profession to use technology more effectively. 

Innovator Profile: Instrumentarium OP300 Maxio perfect fit for dental offices

July 07, 2014

DPR recently sat down with Instrumentarium's Maria Lavonene, Päivi Linteri, Markus Rintamäki, to tell us about how the OP300 Maxio is the perfect fit for modern dental offices. Q: Tell us a little about the R&D process that led to this product launch.

Innovator Profile: BIOLASE making the digital workflow efficient for dentists

July 07, 2014

DPR sat down with Dr. Howard Golan, owner of BIOLASE products, to learn more about how their products are changing the digital workflow. DPR: Why do you feel it’s important to have the best technology in your practice and how do you communicate some of this to your patients?

Pride Institute's "Best of Class" 2014: SoproCARE offers comprehensive oral exams in one device [VIDEO]

October 02, 2014

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental profession to use technology more effectively. 

Pride Institute's "Best of Class" 2014: Sesame Communications and Healthgrades give dental practices verified, quantitative patient reviews [VIDEO]

August 04, 2014

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental profession to use technology more effectively. 

Innovator Profile 2014: Sunstar GUM keeps building the better toothbrush, time and time again

July 02, 2014

DPR talked to Jackie Sanders, GUM Professional Relations Manager, to learn about the company's wide variety of toothbrushes, as well as what it takes to keep creating innovative products that work on the front lines of oral care.

Pride Institute's "Best of Class" 2014: DEXIS CariVu is an easy-to-use tool practitioners can effortlessly incorporate into routine cleanings [VIDEO]

November 21, 2014

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental profession to use technology more effectively. 

Pride Institute's "Best of Class" 2014: Tellcast outfits dental practices with customized video content

July 14, 2014

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental profession to use technology more effectively. 

Pride Institute's "Best of Class" 2014: Anatomage's Invivo5 offers high-performance image visualization, plus intuitive interface [VIDEO]

July 24, 2014

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental profession to use technology more effectively. 

Applying the Ti-Max X450 into your practice

August 06, 2014

NSK engineers and manufactures all handpiece components in-house, and, since the company directly controls the quality of its handpieces, they are designed to deliver the reliability clinicians need.   

Pride Institute's "Best of Class" 2014: DDS Rescue offers safe, secure and efficient data recovery solutions [VIDEO]

September 17, 2014

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental profession to use technology more effectively. 

Pride Institute's "Best of Class" 2014: Ultradent VALO curing light is capable of polymerizing all light-cured materials

July 14, 2014

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental profession to use technology more effectively. 

Innovator Profile 2014: DENTSPLY Caulk offers total solutions for restorations and more

July 07, 2014

DPR chatted with Dr. Nick Conte (L), DENTSPLY Caulk's Director of Clinical Research, and Nils Classen (R), Director of Marketing, about the company's "Class II Total Practice Solution" campaign and how it benefits dental practices.

Pride Institute's "Best of Class" 2014: the iOptima transforms pneumatic handpieces into modern electric units [VIDEO]

July 14, 2014

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental profession to use technology more effectively. 

Applying the ProMark Apex Locator in your practice

August 06, 2014

Featuring a color touchscreen and close-up apical zoom view, the ProMark Apex Locator from DENTSPLY Tulsa Dental Specialties is said to deliver proven, precise length determination for root canal therapy.   

Innovator Profile: Bisco's TheraCal LC making impact on universal adhesives

July 02, 2014

DPR sat down with Dr. Paul L. Child Jr., DMD, CDT, the Executive Vice President of BISCO Dental Products to learn more about how TheraCal LC will help doctors have a more durable base for restorations DPR: In your opinion, what makes BISCO stand out from the competition?