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SmileDirectClub names new VP of professional sales
May 18, 2020 -- SmileDirectClub has appointed Chris Thompson as its new vice president of professional sales.
DTA, Lanmark360 help dentists, patients stay connected
May 15, 2020 -- The Dental Trade Alliance (DTA) and Lanmark360 have created a social media-based campaign that allows dentists to stay in touch with patients during the pandemic.
Ortek debuts new device that detects cavitated lesions
May 15, 2020 -- Ortek Therapeutics has unveiled a new electronic caries detection device, Ortek-ECD.
Align adds visualization tool to its platform
May 15, 2020 -- Align Technology has added a new tool to its treatment planning software that allows patients to see what their smiles may look like after Invisalign treatment.
NC dentists can administer COVID-19 diagnostic, antibody tests
May 14, 2020 -- A bill recently passed in North Carolina allows dentists to administer diagnostic tests and antibody tests for COVID-19, provided the tests have been approved or authorized by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.  Discuss
Dominion National unveils ePPO dental products
May 14, 2020 -- Dental insurer and benefits administrator Dominion National has unveiled two new dental exclusive preferred provider organization (ePPO) plans for employer groups with at least two enrollees.
Elevate Oral Care launches 2nd flavor in toothpaste line
May 14, 2020 -- Elevate Oral Care has added a second flavor to its Just Right 5000 prescription fluoride toothpaste line for children.
Neocis gets FDA nod for dental surgery component
May 13, 2020 -- Neocis has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for a Yomi component that reduces the CT scanner field-of-view requirements.
Mavrik Dental Systems names new CEO
May 13, 2020 -- Dental technology company Mavrik Dental Systems has named Tom Olsen as CEO.
SmileSnap gets financing, debuts new app
May 13, 2020 -- SmileSnap, a virtual consultation and appointment platform for dentists and orthodontists, has closed a seed financing round.