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October 2019

Visitor Record at Osstell Scientific Symposium

31-10-2019

Visitors gained exclusive insights into the product world of W&H and Osstell. The 11th Annual Scientific Symposium of Osstell achieved a record of visitors, which shows the interest in new solutions for efficient treatment planning. Renowned speakers like Prof. Neil Meredith (AUS) co-inventor of Resonance Frequency Analysis and Osstell, Dr …

Planmeca is the complete package

30-10-2019

Interest in advanced digital dental solutions is growing fast in Morocco. Three experienced dentists and practice owners from the country explain why they have chosen Planmeca for their clinics – and why Planmeca solutions are quickly becoming the standard of care in the region. It’s all about listening “It’s all about …

Antibiotics not necessary for most toothaches, according to new ADA guideline

29-10-2019

The American Dental Association (ADA) announced a new guideline indicating that in most cases, antibiotics are not recommended for toothaches. This guidance, published in the November issue of the Journal of the American Dental Association, aligns with the ADA’s longstanding antibiotic stewardship efforts and its pledged commitment to the …

Estelite Universal Flow – The Best of Both Worlds

25-10-2019

Deciding between using a flowable composite and a universal composite means accepting a trade-off. Traditional flowables don’t have the strength to serve as the only material to treat the cavity with, while universal composites lack the ease of placement and handling benefits of a more fluid material. With Estelite Universal Flow, a new …

Thomas Scherer is appointed as CCO at Amann Girrbach

24-10-2019

As part of the Amann Girrbach Group's continued growth and ongoing internationalisation, the Executive Board will be strengthened by a further member. Thomas Scherer will assume Group-wide responsibility for the sales, marketing and services in his function as CCO (Chief Commercial Officer) with immediate effect. Being an internationally …

Mectron Spring Meeting 2020

22-10-2019

To be held from 8th to 9th May 2020 in the island of San Servolo in Venice, Italy, Mectron’s Spring Meeting 2020 will feature meetings about innovative, minimally invasive and safe new techniques as well as hands-on workshops on surgical techniques. There will also be sessions on an integrated approach in peri-implantitis treatment by …

Ultradent Supports Innovation Through TEDxSaltLakeCity Partnership

21-10-2019

Ultradent Products, Inc. partnered with TEDxSaltLakeCity to help bring 20 pioneering, captivating, and inventive speakers and performers to the Kingsbury Hall stage on the University of Utah campus Saturday, September 21, 2019. The lineup was selected from more than 350 applicants, each chosen for their unique accomplishments, perspectives, and …

Comparing cost and profit with the TRIOS ROI calculator

18-10-2019

Adding an intraoral scanner to a practice is a huge step. It means learning to do things differently, plus it’s a major investment. To help give clinicians a clearer picture of what going digital can mean to their pocket, 3Shape introduces the TRIOS ROI calculator. Using the calculator, data such as monthly case load and fees are entered. …

Your Z4 – Your Style

17-10-2019

Customers who order a new Z4 can now request one of the individual designs at no additional cost with their reseller of choice. Dentists and lab technicians can either choose between a Black Forest or a U.S. design or personalise their very own machine with a picture. “With the vhf designs, we are featuring our roots that lie in the Black …