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Want to help with Texas relief efforts? Here's how
August 31, 2017 -- The devastating flooding and rainfall in Texas from Hurricane Harvey this week have led many organizations and businesses to set up ways to donate to relief efforts or receive aid. offers a listing of relief efforts that will be updated as more efforts become known.  Discuss
Private equity firm acquires DSO Southern Dental Alliance
August 30, 2017 -- Private equity firm Pouschine Cook Capital Management has acquired the dental service organization (DSO) Southern Dental Alliance.  Discuss
New white paper offers opioid use recommendations
August 29, 2017 -- A new white paper from the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons recommends that ibuprofen, not opioids, be used as a first-line therapy for managing a patient's acute and postsurgical pain.  Discuss
New product: Supersmile launches whitening system
August 28, 2017 -- Supersmile has launched its new whitening system.  Discuss
Western Dental acquires 8 Calif. practices
August 28, 2017 -- Western Dental has acquired Children's Dental Group offices in eight California cities.
New products from CDA Presents 2017 in San Francisco
August 25, 2017 -- SAN FRANCISCO - A highlight of the California Dental Association's CDA Presents 2017 meeting is the many new, useful, and interesting products on display in the exhibit hall. Here we bring you a look at some of the offerings from companies such as Air Techniques, Sikka Software, Zest Dental Solutions, and more.  Discuss
Patterson reports lower dental sales in Q1
August 25, 2017 -- Patterson Companies reported lower sales in its dental segment for the first quarter of fiscal 2018.  Discuss
Mass. dentist to return $500K to state Medicaid program
August 22, 2017 -- A Massachusetts pediatric dentist will return $500,000 to the state's Medicaid program for improperly billed palliative care, according to the Massachusetts Attorney General's Office.
Patterson to distribute 3Shape products
August 22, 2017 -- Patterson Dental has signed an agreement to distribute imaging products and software from 3Shape.  Discuss