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Cantel To Acquire Omnia S.p.A

16-11-2018

Cantel Medical Corp., announced on 12th November that it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase Omnia S.p.A. ("Omnia"), an Italian-based market leader in dental surgical consumables solutions. Omnia's business consists of a wide-ranging portfolio of sutures, irrigation tubing and customised dental surgical procedure kits, with a …

Pacific Dental Services® To Implement Epic To Improve Care Coordination

16-11-2018

Pacific Dental Services® (PDS®), a dental support organisation (DSO) that provides business and administrative services for dental offices, has announced it will launch Epic, the most widely-used comprehensive health records system. All organisations using Epic can easily exchange patient data for improved patient care. PDS-supported …

New Benco Dental COO Brings Customer Operations Ideas To Life

16-11-2018

An accomplished leader in pharmaceutical distribution on an international level shares his commitment to the customer-first philosophy as a new member of the senior leadership team at Benco Dental. Mr. Tom Hart joined the nation’s largest privately-owned dental distributor earlier this year as Chief Operations Officer, and in his new role …

Cantel Breaks Ground On Site Expansion At Rush, NY Facility

15-11-2018

Cantel Medical Corp., a leading global company dedicated to delivering innovative infection prevention products, services, and solutions, announced on 9th November that it has broken ground on a multimillion dollar expansion effort at its Rush, New York facility to provide employees with more space and capacity to support the significant growth of …

Synea – 4ever Young!

15-11-2018

Constant innovation that inspires Synea is the clear winner of the innovation challenge – and has been for 20 years. The Synea turbines and the Synea straight and contra-angle handpieces of W&H not only set the benchmark in their class – they are also a technical sensation. Unique in their function, design and reliability, Synea …

PlanMill Dentists To Get Even More Choice

14-11-2018

The range of materials for PlanMill has been extended to include Tetric CAD and IPS e.max ZirCAD. The Tetric CAD composite blocks and the IPS e.max ZirCAD zirconium oxide materials have now been released for use with the PlanMill milling units (Planmeca). This provides practitioners with even more opportunities to produce high-quality …

Dentsply Sirona Endodontics Announces Spear Education Partnership

14-11-2018

Dentsply Sirona Endodontics has partnered with Spear Education, a national leader in dental continuing education, to offer endodontists a unique opportunity to grow their practice and become more successful at finding work-life balance. The goal of the unique partnership, according to Ms. Kim Livesay-Brownell, Dentsply Sirona’s …

Planmeca Announces New Intraoral Camera

14-11-2018

Planmeca is presenting a new intraoral camera. Planmeca Somia™ is a light and slender intraoral camera that facilitates patient communication and image documentation. Because of its small size and user-friendly operation, it is a valuable aid for all dental professionals. Planmeca Somia™ is light to use, and because of its small size, …

New LatchShort Polishing System From W&H

13-11-2018

In modern dental treatment, the professional, mechanical removal of plaque and biofilm is an integral part of the prophylaxis workflow. In the new Proxeo TWIST LatchShort polishing system, W&H is now presenting a system with a working height 4 mm shorter than standard latch systems. The perfect combination of the contra-angle handpiece …