Swanky Smiles launches in-house orthodontics service
March 22, 2019 -- Mobile orthodontics company Swanky Smiles has launched a new program to help general dental practices provide orthodontic services.
Delta Dental of Calif., Philips partner on research
March 22, 2019 -- Delta Dental of California and Philips have announced a partnership to improve oral healthcare outcomes.
Dental Whale, Dental Intelligence form joint venture
March 20, 2019 -- Private practice advisors Dental Whale and dental software developer Dental Intelligence have created a joint venture to aid in practice growth, valuation, and preparation for the sale of a practice.
Calif. halts new prescription requirements law
March 18, 2019 -- California has temporarily halted a law that requires dentists writing prescriptions for controlled substances to use forms that include a unique serialized number approved by the U.S. Department of Justice.
Henry Schein acquires Lighthouse 360
March 18, 2019 -- Henry Schein has acquired Lighthouse 360 from Web.com.
Livionex debuts gel toothpaste
March 14, 2019 -- Livionex has introduced a new gel toothpaste.
Heartland adds 6 new practices
March 14, 2019 -- Heartland Denta has acquired six Wisconsin-based dental offices.
Anesthesiology recognized as dental specialty
March 13, 2019 -- The U.S. National Commission on Recognition of Dental Specialties and Certifying Boards has announced that dental anesthesiology will become the 10th recognized dental specialty.
New products: Dentsply Sirona debuts scanner, software at IDS
March 12, 2019 -- Dentsply Sirona has debuted a new intraoral scanner and aligner software at the International Dental Show (IDS) in Cologne, Germany.
Benco to distribute Align Technology scanner
March 8, 2019 -- Medical device company Align Technology has announced a partnership with Benco Dental to distribute its iTero Element intraoral scanner.