MMG Fusion launches Unified Communications tool
July 9, 2020 -- MMG Fusion has launched Unified Communications, a new software system designed to automate, simplify, and expedite dental practice interactions.
ADA launches Patient Return Resource Center
July 9, 2020 -- The ADA has launched the Patient Return Resource Center, a members-only toolkit designed to help dental team members communicate with patients about returning for nonemergent care.
Carestream Dental introduces new portfolio of safety products
July 9, 2020 -- Carestream Dental has introduced the Practice Safely portfolio, a line of personal protective equipment and electronic services designed for the COVID-19 pandemic.
Colgate uses dental vans to give away toothpaste, more
July 8, 2020 -- Colgate-Palmolive is using its dental vans to distribute health and hygiene products to support COVID-19 relief.
Patients sign petition asking for cap on PPE charges
July 8, 2020 -- Dental patients have signed a petition asking Public Health England to review and cap personal protective equipment (PPE) surcharges to prevent dentists from profiting from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a posting on change.org.
Awrel unveils Emergency Dental Virtual Assistant
July 7, 2020 -- Awrel has introduced Emergency Dental Virtual Assistant, a web-based conversational assistant designed to remotely answer questions and provide dental emergency screening and triage.
Align Technology awards funding for orthodontic, dental research
July 7, 2020 -- Align Technology has awarded nine research grants under its 11th annual research award program.
America's ToothFairy, DentaQuest launch pediatric oral health campaign
July 7, 2020 -- America's ToothFairy and oral health organization DentaQuest have teamed up on a superhero-themed educational campaign to help children learn about oral health during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Exocad sets global hybrid event for September 21-22
July 7, 2020 -- Exocad said that its Insights 2020 meeting will be held on September 21 and 22 as a global hybrid event in Darmstadt, Germany.
FDA approves HPV prevention tag for Gardasil
July 6, 2020 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved labeling for Gardasil 9, an HPV vaccine, stating that it prevents oropharyngeal and other head and neck cancers caused by the virus.