Midwinter Meeting and beyond

Dental Wings  introduced a Powder-Free Dental Wings Intraoral Scanner handpiece at the Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting, Feb 23-25, and will share it with attendees at the International Dental Show in Cologne, Germany, March 21-25. According to a news release, the Powder-Free Dental Wings Intraoral Scanner handpiece leverages the unique Dental Wings Multiscan Imaging™ technology to provide ergonomics, […]

Is your Tooth Fairy in tune with the economy?

Maybe the Tooth Fairy earned a Master’s in economics.  USA Today reported that the Tooth Fairy’s cash payout increase is within a percentage point of the S&P 500’s, continuing the survey’s pattern of following the index’s direction for 12 of the past 13 years. According to Delta Dental’s 13th annual Tooth Fairy survey, cash payouts during the past year […]

Midwinter Meeting + Solea = Milestone Marker

Convergent Dental introduces Solea® SW 3.1.1, and its significant advancements in usability and patient comfort, at the 2017 Chicago Midwinter Dental Meeting. Dental professionals are invited to experience the Solea SW 3.1.1 by visiting Convergent Dental at Booth #4431. The latest software associated with the industry-leading, computer-aided, CO2 all-tissue dental laser system, according to a statement released […]

Professor offers reminder for our nation

In her Letter to the Editor aligned with National Children’s Dental Health Month, Julie Cleary, a professor of Dental Health Programs at Luzerne County Community College in Nanticoke, Pennsylvania offered reminders of the responsibility we all share: oral health care of children. She recalls 12-year-old Deamonte Driver, a Maryland boy whose untreated cavity led to a fatal brain infection in […]