Editor’s pickRetraction Made Easier with the New DMG Retraction Paste

Every accurate restoration relies on a precise impression. The new DMG Retraction Pastesupports dentists with this challenge using natural alumina. This practical impression aide makes temporary sulcus widening particularly easy and effective, and it also includes a gingival astringent component. The newly developed special resin compule tip can be bent as desired. This allows for easy …

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Marijuana Use Linked to Increased Gum Disease Risk

Researchers have found that frequent recreational cannabis use – including marijuana, hashish and hash oil – may be associated with elevated risk of periodontal disease. When compared to study participants who used cannabis less regularly, those who had used it at least once a month for a year demonstrated increased indicators of mild, …


AEEDC Dubai 2017

Kaken Pharmaceutical: Domestic New Drug Application (NDA) Approval for …

Kaken Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. announced that it has acquired regulatory approval for the manufacturing and sale of REGROTH® Dental Kit (600µg & 1200µg), a medicinal product for periodontal regeneration [generic name: Trafermin (genetical recombination); hereinafter ‘REGROTH®’], owing to its efficacy in treating …

Colgate will Keep Antibacterial Ingredients in Toothpaste

The federal government has banned more than a dozen chemicals long used in antibacterial soaps and washes, saying manufacturers have failed to show that they are safe and prevent the spread of germs. The two main targets, triclosan and triclocarban, are behind some research that suggests an interference with hormone levels and spur drug-resistant …

Any Number of Dental Mercury Fillings can be Dangerous, Warns the International …

“The International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT) warns that any number of mercury fillings can be hazardous to a dental patient’s health,” announced Dr. Jack Kall, Chairman of the IAOMT Board of Directors. This warning is being made due to recent publicity about mercury levels measured in patients with dental …



NEW! Enamelon® Treat sensitivity - Everyday Relief. Everyday Protection.

A new solution to preventive care. Enamelon® Preventive Treatment Gel and Enamelon® Toothpaste are the new standard of caring. A safe and effective alternative to both 5000 ppm fluoride toothpastes and remineralizing pastes. Enamelon helps to prevent caries, gingivitis and treat sensitivity. 

Dentsply Sirona

CEO Jeffrey T. Slovin describes his vision for Dentsply Sirona, how the company will continue to drive advancements in global dental health and deliver better, safer and faster dentistry. 

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SMACO - an EMS Company

Now with new website


The EMS company SMACO, which is known to produce prophylaxis products such as ultrasonic scalers, Curing Lights and Capsule Mixers, designed in Switzerland, has recently launched its new online presence.

The website has been entirely redesigned from the ground up. It supports all the regular functions such as history, product information and details and also features such as a dealer search function (Where to buy).

SMACO has taken this opportunity and launched 2 Promo videos for this occasion. It is linked here and can be found also on the SMACO YouTube channel and their Facebook page www.facebook.com/smacodental<http://www.facebook.com/smacodental>


"In modern dentistry, the goal of industry stakeholders is to streamline and simplify procedures as it fits today’s landscape, which would best benefit both the dental team and patients. Having this in mind and driven by the demands of contemporary solutions, NextDent is on a quest to change the market by taking the lead in innovative sustainable solutions that will improve oral care."

Charisma® Classic Microglass® II

Charisma® Classic Experience x Research = Microglass®II effect.

Handle with ease.

What you see is what you get!

Ivoclar Vivadent: SR Nexco Flask

Ivoclar Vivadent: SR Nexco Flask Video Tutorial

SR Nexco Flask is a new type of flask that enables light-curing veneering composites to be pressed on dental frameworks. In order to effectively address the practical challenges of functionality, ergonomics and design, the flask has been developed in close cooperation with industry professionals.

The new flask offers the following important benefits: It allows composite materials to be efficiently and quickly pressed to dental restorations, including long-span bridges. The results are highly accurate, showing hardly any difference between the final restoration and the wax-up. Moreover, the flask is exceptionally versatile, due to the numerous special details incorporated into it, which allow it to be individually adjusted to the specific indication and the framework situation.