News Archive

Celebrating the Superheroes of Saving Teeth

CHICAGO, May 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — A new video released today by the American Association of Endodontists helps patients understand how the advanced training, specialized techniques and superior technologies used by endodontists help save teeth. Endodontists are dental specialists who perform root canal …

Study Finds Surgical Checklists Improve Care

A new 5-year study of South Carolina hospitals notes that facilities that implemented the World Health Organization (WHO) Surgical Safety List—a 19-item checklist aimed at increasing communication in surgery—experienced a 22% reduction in postsurgical fatalities. The collaborative study between the South Carolina …

Perio Expo to be Held May 2017 in Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, N.C.— The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry Department of Periodontology will host the 2017 Perio Expo, May 4-6. The two-day program, which is sponsored by Sunstar, is designed to bring together medical and dental professionals …

Researchers Identify Possible New HIV Therapy

Investigators in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the University of North Carolina (UNC) School of Medicine have found that macrophages, in addition to T cells, act as a reservoir for the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). These findings could potentially shift the …
Colgate Announces Publication of New Oral Health Care Textbook

NEW YORK, NY (May 19, 2017): Colgate-Palmolive has announced the release of...

American Academy of Periodontology Announces First Recipient of Sunstar Innovation Grant

The American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) is pleased to announce that...

Cindy Lyon Named New Associate Dean for Oral Health Education at University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry

SAN FRANCISCO (May 15, 2017) – Following a national search, University...

3M Oral Care Supports Children’s Oral Health Initiatives with Product Donation to America’s ToothFairy

Charlotte, NC– Thanks to a generous product donation from 3M Oral...

LANAP and LAPIP Protocols: Laser Gum Disease Protocols

Over 50% of US adults have gum disease.  Offer your patients...

IRIS HD USB 3.0 Intraoral Camera

Experience the Clarity in High Definition The new IRIS HD USB...

A New Adhesive/Primer Ideal for Indirect Restorations

At BISCO, adhesion is our passion. BISCO prides itself on developing...

KDZ Bruxer® Aesthetic

Bring the strength of full-contour zirconia into the facial zone with...