Business & Industry
Ortek to launch prebiotic soft chew for enamel, bone support
July 27, 2022 -- Ortek Therapeutics plans to launch a prebiotic soft chew called BasicBites Synergy Plus to support oral microbiome health. Read More
TAG debuts oral care center
July 26, 2022 -- TAG - The Aspen Group has opened the TAG Oral Care Center for Excellence in Chicago to provide dental care to underserved residents. Read More
MediNiche launches supplement for dental implant patients
July 26, 2022 -- Dentaplex vitamin supplement developer MediNiche has released an osseointegration support supplement for dental implant patients called Bone-Tite. Read More
DANB hosts dental assistant workforce forum
July 26, 2022 -- The Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) and the Dental Advancement through Learning and Education Foundation on July 14 hosted a dentistry, oral health, and healthcare forum in Chicago. Read More
Bento secures $8.1M in funding
July 26, 2022 -- Dental insurance provider Bento has secured $8.1 million in a series A funding round to advance its artificial intelligence-based app. Read More
Will more DSOs lead to more legal violations?
July 22, 2022 -- The model of dental support organizations (DSO) and their increasing popularity may lead to more violations of the corporate practice of dentistry, according to a legal note published in the June issue of the DePaul Journal of Health Care Law. Read More
AAO partners with NEDA for eating disorder resources
July 22, 2022 -- The American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) recently entered into a new partnership with the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA). Read More
Zest claims victory in lawsuit over Locator line
July 22, 2022 -- Zest Dental Solutions is claiming victory in a legal case that the company says legitimizes its Locator product line. Read More
DEXIS launching DEXIS Days
July 22, 2022 -- Dental imaging technology company DEXIS Solutions will launch its monthlong educational series DEXIS Days, which takes place September 6-30, 2022. Read More
How dental schools are minimizing COVID-19 transmission
July 21, 2022 -- At the end of 2019 as COVID-19 spread globally, the World Health Organization released infection control protocols to reduce the rate of infection. A study published July 18 in the International Dental Journal details how dental schools rapidly adjusted to ensure the safety of students, staff, and patients. Read More