Business & Industry
Kaleidoscope, Orthopreneur merge ortho marketing tech companies
January 22, 2021 -- Kaleidoscope and Orthopreneur Internet Marketing are teaming up on marketing services for the orthodontic and dental industries.
Dentsply Sirona acquires Datum Dental
January 22, 2021 -- Dentsply Sirona has acquired biomaterial manufacturer and marketer Datum Dental, known for its Ossix portfolio.
Avista completes acquisition of Solmetex
January 22, 2021 -- Avista Capital Partners, a private equity firm, has completed its previously announced acquisition of Solmetex. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
How many patients cut dental coverage to make ends meet?
January 21, 2021 -- Dental coverage was the third most common policy that people in the U.S. opted to scale down or eliminate in 2020 to reduce expenses, according to a survey from the personal finance website ValuePenguin.  Discuss
Why some believe now is the time to amplify the message of oral health
January 21, 2021 -- In an exclusive interview, Vivian Vasallo, executive director of the Delta Dental Institute, explained why she is on a quest to ensure that dentistry plays a larger role when it comes to President Joe Biden's vision of healthcare and where he and his medical colleagues believe it is going during his administration.  Discuss
P&R Dental Strategies, Denti.AI join forces
January 21, 2021 -- P&R Dental Strategies and Denti.AI are teaming up on the development of utilization review tools for payers of dental services that are powered by artificial intelligence.
Medicom acquires European dental distributor
January 21, 2021 -- Global personal protective equipment supplier Medicom is set to acquire dental distributor Loser & Co. of Leverkusen, Germany, in a bid to expand into European dental markets.
CDA Foundation accepts applications for nonprofit grants
January 21, 2021 -- The CDA Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the California Dental Association, is accepting applications for grants from nonprofit organizations in need of dental materials and supplies through the end of March.
Carestream donates technology to Howard University
January 21, 2021 -- Carestream Dental has donated technology valued at $430,000 to the College of Dentistry at Howard University in Washington, DC, with the goal of advancing digital applications.
Carestream offers software update for intraoral scanners
January 20, 2021 -- Carestream Dental has debuted software update CS ScanFlow v1.0.3 for the CS 3700 and CS 3600 intraoral scanners.