Business & Industry
USOSM adds 2nd chief clinical officer
August 2, 2022 -- U.S. Oral Surgery Management (USOSM) has appointed Dr. Vincent Perciaccante as its second chief clinical officer. Read More
Heartland Dental commences new brand campaign
August 1, 2022 -- Heartland Dental has launched Doctor Difference, a new brand campaign that is designed to highlight the dental service organization's doctor-led culture and business model. Read More
Roland DGA fills out executive lineup
August 1, 2022 -- Roland DGA's DGShape Americas business group has added four new executives to its leadership team. Read More
Cellerant doles out 2022 Best of Class awards
August 1, 2022 -- Cellerant Consulting Group has named its 2022 Best of Class Technology Award winners. Read More
Midway selects Pearl as AI software provider
July 29, 2022 -- Midway Dental recently selected dental artificial intelligence (AI) company Pearl as the company's preferred AI software provider. Read More
DANB, DALE Foundation launch redesigned websites
July 29, 2022 -- The Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) and the Dental Advancement through Learning and Education (DALE) Foundation are launching redesigned websites, which aim to boost the user experience and provide more support for stakeholders. Read More
DOJ settles improper billing claims with dental provider
July 29, 2022 -- The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) said it has reached a settlement with Dr. Don Flanagan and his affiliated companies concerning allegations that they submitted false claims for dental services to TennCare. Read More
3M divides health, oral care division into new business
July 28, 2022 -- Minnesota-based manufacturer 3M announced that it will separate its healthcare division, which includes oral care, into a separate spinoff business. Read More
What you need to know about malpractice and TMJ surgeries
July 27, 2022 -- About 1% of medical malpractice cases filed against U.S. oral and maxillofacial surgeons stem from temporomandibular joint (TMJ) surgeries, according to a recently published study in the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Read More
LightForce appoints Roger George to board of directors
July 27, 2022 -- LightForce Orthodontics has appointed Roger George to the company's board of directors as of July 26. George previously served as senior vice president of global legal and regulatory affairs at Align Technology. Read More