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2012-01-23 08:51:00

NOTTINGHAM, England, January 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- BACDT and Denture Professionals member Mark Melbourne of Nottingham's Melbourne Dentures is on his way to Uganda to help set up a prosthetic dental laboratory within a new dental clinic created by Christian Relief Uganda. The trip has been arranged by Dentaid and Christian Relief Uganda, and is the first time the charities have worked with a Clinical Dental Technician (CDT), however both charities hope to work with...

2012-01-10 07:17:00

SOUTH BEND, Ind., Jan. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Heraeus Kulzer, LLC, the worldwide leader in dental esthetics, announced today that it will sponsor four seminars at the Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting in Chicago, Illinois. The four seminars: A Class IV Workshop: Great Cosmetic Results With Nanotechnology Composite Thursday, February 23, 2012, 9:00 am - noon. Speakers: Frank Milnar, DDS and Shannon Pace-Brinker, CDA This workshop provides significant hands-on experience with an...

2011-12-15 19:25:00

LA JOLLA, Calif., Dec. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- La Jolla Center for Holistic Dentistry, premier holistic dentist in San Diego, talks about the potential health hazards associated with traditional dental practices and materials. Holistic dentistry focuses on the overall well-being of their patients, and understands the integral role that safe dentistry plays in the health of the entire body as a whole. La Jolla Center for Holistic Dentistry, trusted holistic dentist in San...

2011-12-12 07:17:00

SOUTH BEND, Ind., Dec. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The recently-completed 4th International Heraeus Symposium featured a presentation entitled, "Chameleon Effect - How to Measure Color Adjustment of Resin Composites." The presentation, by Rade Paravina, DDS, MS, PhD, was one of 14 presentations given to an audience of 68 key opinion leaders at a two-day symposium sponsored by Heraeus Kulzer, LLC, the worldwide leader in dental esthetics. (Photo: <font size="2"...

2011-12-10 08:00:00

A recent secret shopper survey for the Charlotte, NC area shows that only half of Charlotte area dentists are offering the CEREC same-day crown technology. Same-day crowns are becoming the leading innovation in crown technology and some dentists are wondering why others are not ready to offer it yet. -via South Charlotte Dentistry Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) December 10, 2011 A study by Sirona Dental Systems on the efficacy of CEREC same-day crowns claims the technology and materials used to make...

2011-12-05 10:15:00

SOUTH BEND, Ind., Dec. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Heraeus Kulzer, LLC, the worldwide leader in dental esthetics, announced today that it has added the high-impact heat-curing Paladon ultra and cold-curing PalaXpress ultra fracture-resistant acrylics to its Pala line of denture-related products. The Pala division of Heraeus, which is the inventor of dental acrylics, is continuing to push the boundaries of prosthetic innovation with these two new products delivering superior...

2011-11-28 14:30:00

SOUTH BEND, Ind., Nov. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The recently-completed 4th International Heraeus Symposium featured a presentation entitled, "Clinical Relevance and Measurement of the Shrinkage Stress Generation in Photopolymerizing Dental Composites." The presentation, by Jack L. Ferracane, PhD., Professor and Chair at Oregon Health & Science University, was one of 14 presentations given to an audience of 68 key opinion leaders at a two-day symposium sponsored by...

2011-11-18 13:58:00

SOUTH BEND, Ind., Nov. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The recently completed 4th International Heraeus Symposium featured a presentation entitled, "Clinical Relevance and Measurement of the Contraction Stress Generation in Photopolymerizing Dental Composites." The presentation, by Jack L. Ferracane, PhD., Professor and Chair at Oregon Health & Science University, was one of 14 presentations given to an audience of 68 key opinion leaders at a four-day symposium sponsored by Heraeus Kulzer,...

2011-10-23 13:19:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the first time in history, the U.S. Department of State (DOS) is evaluating international regulations that would ban mercury-containing products including silver/amalgam dental fillings, which contain 50% mercury and are already in the mouths of more than 122 million Americans. The DOS will present their official position on the use of mercury in amalgam fillings and other medical devices at a stakeholder meeting on Monday, October...

2011-10-11 16:03:00

GENEVA, Oct. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The World Health Organization today released its long-awaited 2009 meeting report on the "Future Use of Materials for Dental Restorations" in preparation for the third of five Intergovernmental Committee deliberations that are expected to lead to the adoption of a legally binding treaty on mercury by 2013. Hailed by consumer groups as a "breakthrough," the WHO report suggests, over time, the global "phase down" of amalgam. "When an...