Henry Schein, TDSC complete online-only ordering agreement
October 27, 2020 -- Henry Schein and The Dentists Supply Company (TDSC) have teamed up to form a new entity aimed at providing state dental association members with an online-only option for purchasing dental supplies.
GC America's G-aenial Universal Injectable available in unitip delivery
October 27, 2020 -- GC America said that its G-ænial Universal Injectable restorative is now available in a single-use unitip delivery system.
Formlabs unveils new resins for 3D printing
October 27, 2020 -- Formlabs has debuted a reformulation of its Draft Resin aimed at improving 3D printing throughput and efficiency for dentists and orthodontic practices. It has also unveiled Rigid 10K Resin, which the company said is the stiffest material in its portfolio.
eAssist unveils Dental Health Education Foundation
October 27, 2020 -- Dental billing outsourcing service firm eAssist Dental Solutions has launched the eAssist Dental Health Education Foundation, a nonprofit organization that aims to spread awareness of the importance of dental cleanings.
Fast cancer screening brought to Taiwan
October 26, 2020 -- The Taiwan National Synchrotron Radiation Research Center has added infrared wax physisorption kinetics capabilities to detect oral cancer and other cancers in minutes using tissue and cell samples.
Carestream, Simply Implants Institute form partnership
October 26, 2020 -- Carestream Dental has partnered with dental learning firm Simply Implants Institute to offer dentistry continuing education courses in conjunction with Carestream's software and services.
SmileDirectClub inks deal with DECA Dental
October 26, 2020 -- SmileDirectClub has partnered with Texas dental service organization DECA Dental to offer the company's signature invisible aligner treatment at DECA-affiliated practices.
Groups push for oral cancer warning labels on alcohol
October 26, 2020 -- Public health groups have banded together to call for the U.S. Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau to add a warning statement on alcoholic beverages indicating a risk of oral cancer and other cancers.
CareCredit now integrated into Open Dental
October 23, 2020 -- CareCredit, a promotional financing service for patients, has been integrated into Open Dental practice management software version 20.3.
Kempii releases toothbrush using bamboo alternative
October 23, 2020 -- Kempii said it has released a safe, environmentally friendly toothbrush that uses a bioplastic called Bambuplast made from bamboo and corn.