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.
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.
U.S. Oral Surgery Management expands Ga. reach
September 11, 2019 -- Management services company U.S. Oral Surgery Management has announced a second partnership in Georgia.
FDA to regulate flavored e-cigarettes after spike in use
September 11, 2019 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced plans on September 11 to regulate flavored electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) in response to an alarming spike in use by children.
NJ adopts law banning sale of dental provider contracts
September 10, 2019 -- New Jersey has joined 15 other states in prohibiting the sale or lease of access to certain dental provider network contracts with the passage of new legislation banning the practice.