Editor’s pickCleanliness is Key: How Hygiene Improves our Quality of Life

The merger of DENTSPLY and Sirona at the beginning of the year created the largest manufacturer of technologies, equipment and consumables in the dental sector. The company is now working together as one combined force to develop solutions for the current challenges in dentistry, including products for enhanced hygienic safety in practices. The latest edition of the customer magazine VISION also …

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Investigators Chart Microbial Ecology of Gingivitis, Periodontitis

Gingivitis, a common and mild form of gum disease, can progress to periodontitis, which is a more serious infection that damages the gums and sometimes even destroys the bone supporting the teeth. An international team of researchers and clinicians has charted the microbial ecology of the mouth at all stages of this progression in nearly 1,000 …

AEEDC Dubai 2017

Strong Performance Continues as Organic Growth of 14 per cent Lifts First Half …

H1 revenue rises 15 per cent in local currencies and 16 per cent in Swiss francs to CHF 461m Q2: double-digit growth in all regions and segments drives organic increase of 15 per cent Strong volume growth lifts EBIT margin to 25 per cent Net profit reaches CHF 95m before one-time tax gain (margin: 21 per cent) Robust cash flow drives further …

Straumann Invests in India

Agreement to acquire Equinox, a leader in the fast-growing value segment of the Indian dental implant market Unique opportunity to become a leading provider in a region where the need for tooth-replacement solutions is huge Multi-brand approach: Equinox' networks, infrastructure, business experience and sales organisation will help establish …

QuickSplint Receives Dental Industry Recognition

Orofacial Therapeutics, LP announced that its premier product, QuickSplint®, has received two recent industry recognitions. QuickSplint was recognised as a Reader's Choice Top 25 First Impression …

Manitoba Researchers Investigate Possible Allergies to Dental Floss

Dentists have long taught people the benefits of flossing as part of good oral health. A new Manitoba study put the practice under the microscope and the results are surprising. Dentists actually asked some of their patients to stop flossing and now their work is changing the way some people clean between their teeth. Dental hygienist, Ms. Miriam …



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

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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.