U.S. task force seeks comment on caries prevention plan
September 20, 2019 -- The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force has posted a draft research plan on screening and interventions to prevent caries in children younger than 5 years old.
Gaidge updates ortho practice management software
September 20, 2019 -- Data solutions company Gaidge has released the latest version of its orthodontic practice management program, Gaidge 2.0.
3D printing firm Voodoo launches clear-aligner service
September 19, 2019 -- 3D printing firm Voodoo Manufacturing of New York City has begun offering a 3D manufacturing service to supply clear aligners for dental applications.
Apteryx partners with 4th-IR to launch AI products
September 19, 2019 -- Apteryx Imaging has partnered with artificial intelligence (AI) technology firm 4th-IR to develop a suite of cloud-based AI products and services for dental imaging.
Danaher spin-off Envista soars on 1st day of trading
September 19, 2019 -- Envista Holdings, the dental spin-off of Danaher, raised almost $590 million from an initial public offering completed September 18.
Magazine explores 'dental deserts' in Wis.
September 19, 2019 -- Half of the counties in Wisconsin -- mostly rural areas -- are considered to be "dental deserts," where not enough dentists are available to serve the population, according to an article in the September edition of Milwaukee Magazine.
Danaher dental spin-off seeks $600M in IPO
September 17, 2019 -- Envista Holdings, the parent company of KaVo Kerr, Nobel Biocare, and Ormco, has filed for an initial public offering (IPO). It hopes to raise more than $600 million, according to documents filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Benco collaborates with Dental Intelligence
September 16, 2019 -- Benco Dental has announced a strategic collaboration with dental software developer Dental Intelligence aimed at resolving the challenges faced by dental practices.
Dentsply Sirona, Carbon launch printable denture system
September 13, 2019 -- Denstply Sirona and digital manufacturing company Carbon have launched a printable denture material and workflow system.
Centrix launches topical vitamin E treatment
September 12, 2019 -- Centrix has debuted a topical vitamin E treatment for damaged gingival tissue.