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  1. LED Medical Diagnostics Announces Corporate Name Change To Reflect Its Evolving Digital Dental Imaging Business

    LED Medical Diagnostics Inc. (“LED” or the “Company”) has announced that it is changing its corporate name to Apteryx Imaging Inc. effective September 3, 2019, leveraging the longstanding reputation and brand equity of its wholly-owned subsidiary Apteryx, Inc.

  2. Glidewell Dental Introduces A New Oral Sleep Appliance

    Glidewell Dental, a leading innovator in dental sleep therapy, has announced the release of a new mandibular advancement device, the Oasys Hinge Appliance™.

  3. Henry Schein Acquires Majority Interest In Cliniclands, An Innovative Distributor Serving Dentists In Sweden, Denmark And Norway

    Henry Schein, Inc., the world’s largest provider of health care solutions to office-based dental and medical practitioners, recently announced the acquisition of a majority equity stake in Cliniclands, an innovative distributor serving dental practices throughout Sweden, Denmark, and Norway. 

  4. Bracco Diagnostics Inc. Receives U.S. FDA Approval For VARIBAR® THIN LIQUID (barium sulfate) For Oral Suspension

    Bracco Diagnostics Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Bracco Imaging S.p.A., a leading global company in the diagnostic imaging business, today announced the Food and Drug FDA approval for VARIBAR® THIN LIQUID (barium sulfate) for oral suspension which is indicated for modified barium swallow (MBS) studies used to detect and assess the type and severity of swallowing disorders also known as dysphagia.

  5. Award-Winning KaVo OP 3D Launches New Configuration

    The KaVo ORTHOPANTOMOGRAPH OP 3D upgradeable panoramic with cephalometric imaging is the latest configuration to launch in the KaVo OP 3D family, adding even more versatility to the existing product line.

  6. Smile Brands Continues To Expand Its Network Of Affiliated Practices

    Smile Brands Inc., one of the nation’s leading dental support organizations (DSO) providing business support services to more than 400 affiliated offices across 17 states, is pleased to announce its latest partnership with Cox & Company Family Dentistry and Orthodontics in Fredericksburg, Virginia.

  7. IFFCO-Tokio Partners With Smile Train India To Help Support Free Cleft Surgery To Children In North-East India

    Smile Train India, a children's charity with a sustainable approach to a single, solvable problem: cleft lip and palate, announced that they have been awarded a grant from IFFCO-Tokio, a leading private sector general insurance company.

  8. The People Platform™ Patient Centered Care Approach Gives People A Mouthpiece For Improving Oral Healthcare And Outcomes For Everyone

    Dental disease has been identified as a silent epidemic in the United States. 74 million Americans do not have access to dental coverage. This lack of access to care has created a rise in tooth decay, gingivitis and periodontal disease in both children and adults.

  9. Cantel To Acquire Hu-Friedy

    Cantel Medical Corp. (NYSE:CMD) ("Cantel" or the "Company"), a global leader in instrument reprocessing and innovative infection prevention products and services, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co. ("Hu-Friedy"), a 111-year-old global leading manufacturer of instruments and instrument reprocessing workflow systems serving the dental industry.

  10. Dental Intelligence Releases Call Insight, A Powerful New Phone-Based Engagement Tool For Managing Patient Relationships

    Dental Intelligence is pleased to announce the release of Call Insight, a powerful new way to connect with patients. Call Insight empowers dental practice team members to instantly identify critical information about each patient, the moment the phone begins to ring.