Middlesex College Adopts MouthWatch TeleDent for Classroom Instruction and Community Outreach
Metuchen, NJ – September 22, 2022 – Middlesex College in Edison, New Jersey has incorporated TeleDent by MouthWatch in the curriculum of its dental hygiene program and is also using the dental telehealth platform during its community outreach programs. Although the earliest examples of teledentistry were i ntroduced more than 20 years ago, teaching it in dental hygiene schools is relatively new and forward-thinking. “We want to ensure our students are graduating knowing how to use the most up-to-date technology,” said Middlesex College’s Chair of Dental Hygiene, Michelle Roman, EdD, RDH. Middl esex College grad...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - October 5, 2022 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Edge and Dentistry In General to Provide Employment Solutions To Dentists Across the US
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Edge and Dentistry in General (DIG), a dentist only Facebook and online community, join hands to increase employment support to dentists and dental practices nationwide - offering customized HR solutions to DIG ' s network throughout the US. Edge is an HR-tech platform that offers a talent marketplace for businesses looking to hire pre-trained, high-quality employees. Edge and Dentistry in General, join hands to increase employment support to dentists and dental practices nationwide. This partnership comes at a time when employment trends in the dental industry are at an all-time...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - October 5, 2022 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

TePe supports the Pink Ribbon initiative in favour of cancer awareness and research
This October, oral health company TePe will once again support the Pink Ribbon by offering health-promoting products in favour of cancer research. October is the breast cancer awareness month when organisations and individuals join forces to support cancer research. As an international company committed to sustainability and health awareness, TePe engages in Pink Ribbon initiatives all over the world. Last year, TePe ’s global initiatives contributed over €100,000 to the cause. Katia Saltidou, Marketing Director at TePe, said, “We constantly work to promote long-term health and encourage conscious choices, so natural...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - October 3, 2022 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Kenya: Health Practitioners Wants Govt to Educate Medics on Ebola Virus Management
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- The Kenya Medical Practitioners Pharmacists and Dentists' Union (KMPDU) wants the government to educate medics on the Ebola Virus identification and management in the event of an outbreak. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 2, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Kenya: Union Wants Govt to Educate Medics on Ebola Virus Management
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- The Kenya Medical Practitioners Pharmacists and Dentists' Union (KMPDU) wants the government to educate medics on the Ebola Virus identification and management in the event of an outbreak. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 2, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Dental Marketing App Becoming The Ultimate Resource For Dentists
DentalYear App provides Dental Practices with 365 Days or Marketing Inspiration. Created by marketers, this resourceful platform helps your Dental Practice in a variety of ways. Daily holiday ideas, weekly Team exercises, video content, marketing tips, and much more. MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif., Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Most Dental Practices throughout North America are trying to generate new Dental Patients through a variety of online and offline marketing initiatives. In turn, creating unique content for their Social Media profiles and Dental Websites is of paramount importance. DentalYear is the leading Marketing App...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 30, 2022 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

UAB School of Dentistry receives $3.2M grant to address shortages
The funds aim to address the shortage of dental academicians nationwide. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 30, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Laurel Thrailkill Source Type: news

Exocad launches limited-time ultimate trade-up offer
DentalCAD customers can upgrade to an Ultimate Bundle for a one-time fixed fee DARMSTADT, Germany, Sept. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- exocad, an Align Technology, Inc. company and a leading dental CAD/CAM software provider, today announced that it is offering a limited-time ultimate trade-up offer. exocad customers with a DentalCAD perpetual dongle activated before August 31, 2022, can take advantage of the " Upgrade to Ultimate offer " that allows customers to upgrade to an Ultimate Bundle for a one-time fixed fee, regardless of how old their software licenses are or how many modules have been activated. Ultimate Bundles prov...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 30, 2022 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

TAG - The Aspen Group ® Celebrates the Opening of the 1000th Aspen Dental® Office
Aspen Dental, part of TAG-The Aspen Group, adds 100 offices over the last year and averages a new office opening every four days CHICAGO, Sept. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- TAG – The Aspen Group today announced the opening of the 1000th Aspen Dental office nationwide, marking a significant milestone in the brand ' s nearly 25-year history. The independent doctors and support teams across the Aspen Dental network now serve more than 30,000 patients each day in 43 states, bringing quality, affordable, accessible care to underserved areas. TAG – The Aspen Group today announced the opening of the 1000th Aspen Dental office nat...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 30, 2022 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Dentistry and oral health update
The latest edition of the bulletin for dental teams is available now, including information on recent contractual changes, flu vaccines for frontline workers and more. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - September 30, 2022 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Leonard Cole, Who Detailed Secret Army Germ Tests, Dies at 89
A dentist with a parallel career as a political scientist, he drew attention to a program that made millions of Americans unwitting guinea pigs. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Ed Shanahan Tags: Cole, Leonard A. Deaths (Obituaries) Hazardous and Toxic Substances Biological and Chemical Warfare United States Defense and Military Forces Anthrax United States Army Writing and Writers United States Politics and Government Source Type: news

Man in 'agony' as teeth fall out after two year search for NHS dentist
Aleksandar can now only eat pureed food and has been quoted £ 40,000 to fix his teeth. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Grandmother pulls out her own tooth after five month dentist wait
"It was the worst experience of my life." (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Revere Partners Launches First Independent Venture Fund Focused on Oral Health Backed by dental industry powerhouses and venture partners O ’Loughlin and Zuckerberg, fund provides new growth opportunities for investors, startups and healthcare industry
September 27, 2022 09:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Revere Partners today announced the launch of the first and only independent venture capital fund focused exclusively on oral health, identifying opportunities for investors and providing capital for cutting-edge innovations in the oral and systemic health sectors. The fund has been operational for over two years and works with oral tech companies, startups, investors, and DSOs, fostering strategic partnerships that improve care delivery and patient and provider experiences, driving maximum returns for investors. “The ecosystem that Revere Partn...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 29, 2022 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine report finds medical-dental integration models can improve overall health care outcomes in vulnerable populations
The review, funded by the Delta Dental Institute, indicates streamlined communication and care team collaboration and adaptability are best practices for positive patient outcomes University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine report finds medical-dental integration models can improve overall health care outcomes in vulnerable populations. The review, funded by the Delta Dental Institute, indicates streamlined communication and care team collaboration and adaptability are best practices for positive patient outcomes. AURORA, Colo. and WASHINGTON, Sept. 20, 2022 Increasing communication between dental and medical provider...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 28, 2022 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news