Latest Dental materials Stories

dental filling in ancient tooth
2012-09-20 11:16:52

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The application of new technology to existing materials is happening across every industry, and the fields of archeology and paleontology are producing some revolutionary results with these exciting advances. Another example of just such a development was the revealing of ancient dental work in a 6,500-year-old jawbone that was found in Slovenia over 100 years ago, according to a report of the discovery in the journal PLoS One this...

2012-09-18 23:00:51

Miami dental practice applauds the move towards mercury-free dentistry, spreads awareness for harmful side effects of dental amalgam (silver fillings). Miami, FL (PRWEB) September 18, 2012 The move towards mercury-free dentistry is gaining unprecedented momentum, announces Miami dental practice Assure a Smile. Practitioners, universities, and international health committees are supporting the ban on dental amalgam in record numbers. For a long time, dental amalgam (silver fillings) was...

Composite Fillings Found To Affect Child Behavior
2012-07-17 09:04:15

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Researchers recently found that children who receive dental fillings made of bisphenol-A (BPA), a plastics chemical, could have behavioral changes that are small but be significant over a long period of time. In the study, researchers examined 534 children in New England who had fillings for a minimum of two cavities. They looked at their social skills as part of the New England Children´s Amalgam Trial (NECAT) before the...

2012-07-12 23:02:02

New advanced CEREC technology provides a nicer, faster, and more precisely accurate crown than could ever be done before by hand. Patients can now restore a tooth to its natural strength, beauty and functionality in a one visit, without unpleasant-tasting impressions. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) July 12, 2012 Funk Dental, which has protected and perfected smiles as a trusted dentist in Salt Lake City for over 30 years, is pleased to announce that is now offering CEREC porcelain dental...

2012-07-03 23:00:28

Spectrum Surgical is pleased to extend its veterinary dental instruments to meet the needs of small animal dental practitioners. Stow, OH (PRWEB) July 03, 2012 Spectrum Surgical Instruments Corp. is pleased to offer a veterinary Perio/Elevator Dental Pack. Designed with input from leading small animal dental practitioners, the pack contains three (3) dental elevators; small, medium, and our most popular micro-feline elevator. In addition, the pack contains five (5) hand instruments,...

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