Want some Wednesday inspiration? Find it in this timeline of dental firsts.

Dr. Horace Wells, Dr. Per-Ingvar Brånemark, Dr. Lucy Hobbs Taylor, Dr. Francis Mouyen — women and men who have helped transform dentistry from craft to science. Inspired by these thinkers and pioneers, one family-owned distributor set out to create an exceptional customer experience for dentists across the U.S. The result: Firsts from Benco Dental have made a difference […]

‘Implants’ may have faced rejection, but never where it mattered most

Doubt. Skepticism. Rebukes. In a recent memorial to Dr. Per-Ingvar Branemark, father of the modern dental implant,  NYTimes.com contributor Tamar Lewin discussed the disbelief and hesitation this architect of the future faced within the last 50 years: “It was difficult to convince the medical and dental establishment that titanium could be integrated into living issue. The conventional wisdom was that the introduction […]