Benco Dental Tooth Fairy visits autistic support classrooms

Ten-year associate at nation’s largest privately-owned dental distributor delivers smiles to PA students If entering an elementary school clad in a crown and wings doesn’t guarantee that students will offer their undivided attention, then not much will. Last month during a visit to two of Dan Flood Elementary School’s autistic support classrooms in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, […]

New Benco Dental COO brings Customer Operations ideas to life

Nation’s largest privately-owned dental distributor welcomes Chief Operations Officer 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. Tom Hart joined the nation’s largest privately-owned dental distributor earlier this year as Chief Operations Officer, and […]

Prophy perfect? Meet the MINI.

Disposable? Check. Sterile? Check. MINI? Of course. A California company recently offered the dental community a big reason to celebrate — in a small package: Pac-Dent introduced the world’s only sterile disposable prophy angle with the smallest head. What should any dental professional who provides prophy expect from the Pac-Dent Sterile MINI 90™ and MINI Ergo™? […]

‘Baby Killer’ or Wonder Drug?

During the early 19th century, infant mortality rate in Britain was 25%. The rates in the U.S. were probably not much better. One of the “illnesses” that parents were warned about was something every child goes through – teething. The Dental Cosmos (and many other dental authorities) advocated lancing the child’s gums to relieve the […]

Mississippi dentist discusses the profession’s power of transformation

First impressions matter. Dr. J. Michael Rhyne followed that philosophy when constructing the ultimate haven for dental patients in Houston, Mississippi. Recently, he and his team celebrated a one-year anniversary at the new location for Rhyne Dental: 102 Hillcrest Drive. The recipient of the 2018 Community Development Foundation’s Business of the Year Award sat down […]

A Monday moment of reflection

A substitute teacher, a researcher, a dentist — three among the 11 whose lives were lost this weekend in Pittsburgh during an attack at Tree of Life synagogue. Through their professions and in their roles as friends, neighbors, relatives and members of the New Light Congregation, all 11 shared kindness in positive ways.  Today, take […]

There’s more than one way to improve your dental practice. Find 10 in Texas.

While you’re there, Roy Spence will help you discover “The Power of Purpose in Business and Life.” Next month, on November 8 to 11, in Grapevine, Texas, Carestream Dental will present the 2018 Global Oral Health Summit, a collaborative learning experience. There, more than 700 oral health professionals from across all specialties and skill levels will […]