How one dentist is using 3M ESPE's Imprint™ 4 VPS in his practice [VIDEO]

January 22, 2014

Ben Miraglia, DDS, has had the opportunity to work with 3M ESPE’s Imprint™ 4 VPS impression material for the past several months. We talk to Miraglia about his first-hand experience with the new product and his suggestions for other clinicians.

Industry Education: International Congress on 3D Dental Imaging touts benefits of cone beam

November 30, 2013

i-CAT and Henry Schein Dental held the fall session of the 7th International Congress on 3D Dental Imaging in Boston last month, which informed and educated general dentists and specialists on the benefits of cone beam imaging for the modern-day dental practice.

Dr. Justin Moody: Why the i-CAT FLX works for any patient in any situation [VIDEO]

November 25, 2013

Kevin Henry, group editorial director for Advanstar Dental Media, talks to Dr. Justin Moody of the Rocky Mountain Dental Institute about the i-CAT FLX and how the cone beam 3D system has changed the way he practices dentistry.

Patient Tip: Give first-time patients a reason to come back to your practice

November 23, 2013

A great deal may bring patients into your dental practice, but you and your team members need to find a way to convert these first-time patients into loyal patients who can’t wait to come back to your practice. Here’s how.

Mercy Ships: Bringing First-World Care to the Developing World

November 18, 2013

Healthcare workers in the developing world face a huge number of challenges. Even the most qualified doctors cannot perform to the best of their abilities when they don’t have clean water, reliable electricity, and suitable facilities. These are some of the challenges that the international organization Mercy Ships is working to address by operating the world’s largest private hospital ship.

Behind the Glow: Everything you need to know about dental curing lights in one infographic

November 15, 2013

Did you know that LED bulbs were invented way back in 1955, right around the time the public was first introduced to fluoride toothpaste? Or that there’s a particular reason why curing lights always emit a blue-hued light?

Dental Wellness Programs: Creating Optimum Dental Health That Impacts Overall Health Care Savings

November 08, 2013

There’s no way around it – periodontal disease has reached epidemic proportions in the United States.  Nearly 47 percent of all Americans will deal with some form of it at least once in their life.[1]  Compare that number to the percentage of Americans who currently smoke (19%)[2].  If you’ve ever tried to quit smoking, proper oral hygiene is a comparative walk in the park.

ADA Annual Session: Isovac dental isolation adapter from Isolite Systems [VIDEO]

November 05, 2013

At last week's American Dental Association Annual Session in New Orleans, DPR stopped by the Isolite Systems booth to get a demonstration of the Isovac, a new dental isolation adapter the company launched at the event.

An inside look at Ho Dental Company's BFC Complete

November 04, 2013

Dr. Phillip Ho tells us about what drives him to develop new products and the benefits of his newest development, BFC Complete syringe, which comes pre-loaded with a light body VPS impression material, Vaccu·sil.

Your essential guide to must-see products at the Greater New York Dental Meeting

November 04, 2013

Headed to the Big Apple for the Greater New York Dental Meeting later this month?  Check out DPR's handy, downloadable and printable guide featuring the best products launching at the show, plus other recently launched products you won't want to miss.