Dental

CFI Supports Dental Industry During COVID-19, Offers Educational Webinars and Free Trial of Industry-Leading Accounts Receivable Solution

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 6:47pm

CFI Founder Dr. Bruce Baird will offer the following free webinars through Productive Dentist Academy to provide dental practice owners with the tools needed to overcome the challenges of the Coronavirus pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • CFI Founder Dr. Bruce Baird will offer the following free webinars through Productive Dentist Academy to provide dental practice owners with the tools needed to overcome the challenges of the Coronavirus pandemic.
  • With Abella, dental practices can advance operational efficiencies, significantly improve payment rates and enhance the patient payment experience virtually.
  • For the next three months, practices can participate in a free trial that waives the enrollment fee and defers the licensing fees until July 1, 2020.
  • CFI was recently named to Healthcare Tech Outlooks annual list of the top 10 cloud-based solutions for healthcare providers.

Local Houston MedTech Company Begins Making Hand Sanitizer

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 4:45pm

Forward Science, a Houston based and locally operated MedTech company, successfully created their first batch of hand sanitizer to meet market demands during the current COVID-19 pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • Forward Science, a Houston based and locally operated MedTech company, successfully created their first batch of hand sanitizer to meet market demands during the current COVID-19 pandemic.
  • In response to the shortage of hand sanitizer in hospitals, the Forward Science team pivoted and began creating batches of hand sanitizer upon request from local hospitals.
  • Forward Science knew utilizing their FDA regulated facility to create hand sanitizer was a necessity in assisting numerous local healthcare professionals and patients.
  • Forward Science is a privately held MedTech company based in Houston, Texas.

Insights into the Worldwide Dental Imaging Market to 2025 - Featuring Envista Holdings, Carestream Dental & Align Technology Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 2:58pm

On the other hand, the high cost of dental imaging systems is expected to restrain the growth of this market to a certain extent.

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  • On the other hand, the high cost of dental imaging systems is expected to restrain the growth of this market to a certain extent.
  • Within the product category, the dental imaging market has been segmented into extraoral imaging and intraoral imaging systems.
  • The extraoral imaging systems segment accounted for the largest share of the dental imaging market in 2019.
  • Based on end-user, the dental imaging market has been segmented into dental hospitals & clinics, dental diagnostic centers, and dental academic & research institutes.

Pennsylvania Dental Association Responds to Revised DOH Guidelines

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 10:47pm

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- After consultation with leaders in organized dentistry, the Pennsylvania Department of Health has released updated guidelines for dental practices in Pennsylvania.

Key Points: 
  • HARRISBURG, Pa., March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- After consultation with leaders in organized dentistry, the Pennsylvania Department of Health has released updated guidelines for dental practices in Pennsylvania.
  • The newly released document ( REVISED Guidance on COVID-19 for Dental Health Care Personnel in Pennsylvania ) replaces the Guidance on COVID-19 for Dental Health Care Personnel in Pennsylvania issued on March 22, and these updated guidelines are effective immediately.
  • Founded in 1868, the Pennsylvania Dental Association (PDA) is comprised of approximately 5,200 member dentists.
  • It is a constituency of the American Dental Association (ADA), the largest and oldest national dental society in the world.

Henry Schein Announces the Availability of a Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) Point-of-Care Antibody Rapid Test

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 12:15pm

Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) announced today the availability of an antibody rapid blood test, known as Standard Q COVID-19 IgM/IgG Rapid Test, intended to be administered at the point of care.

Key Points: 
  • Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) announced today the availability of an antibody rapid blood test, known as Standard Q COVID-19 IgM/IgG Rapid Test, intended to be administered at the point of care.
  • The Standard Q COVID-19 test is a rapid immunochromatography test designed for the qualitative presumptive detection of specific IgM and IgG antibodies associated with the 2019 novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) in blood drawn with a pinprick.
  • Henry Schein plans to make the Standard Q COVID-19 test available for use by physician offices, hospitals, and other relevant health care institutions.
  • For customers interested in more information about the Standard Q COVID-19 IgM/IgG Rapid Test, please contact Henry Schein at (844) 211-0140.

Global Dental Biomaterials Market 2020-2024 | Evolving Opportunities with Advanced Medical Solutions Group Plc and Biomatlante SA | Technavio

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 3:00am

The dental biomaterials market is poised to grow by USD 342.42 million during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of over 7% during the forecast period.

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  • The dental biomaterials market is poised to grow by USD 342.42 million during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of over 7% during the forecast period.
  • In addition, the technological advances and innovations in dental biomaterials is anticipated to boost the growth of the dental biomaterials market.
  • Thus, the increasing prevalence of dental conditions is expected to fuel market growth during the forecast period.
  • Major Five Dental Biomaterials Companies:
    Advanced Medical Solutions Group Plc operates the business across the segments, Branded and OEM.

Global Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT) Systems Market 2020-2024 | Evolving Opportunities with Carestream Health Inc. and CurveBeam LLC | Technavio

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 10:00pm

View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200325005583/en/

Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200325005583/en/
    Technavio has published a latest market research report titled Global Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT) Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Read the 143-page report with TOC on "Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT) Systems Market Analysis Report by Product (stand-alone CBCT systems and mobile CBCT systems), and Geography (Asia, Europe, North America, and ROW), and the Segment Forecasts,2020-2024".
  • In addition, the integration of software tools in CBCT systems is anticipated to boost the growth of the cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) systems market.
  • Major Five Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT) Systems Companies:
    Carestream Health Inc. is headquartered in the US and operates the business under various segments such as Solutions, Products, and Service and Support.
  • Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT) Systems Market Product Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2020-2024)
    Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT) Systems Market Geographic Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2020-2024)
    Technavios sample reports are free of charge and contain multiple sections of the report, such as the market size and forecast, drivers, challenges, trends, and more.

Financial Relief to be made Available from Delta Dental of Washington to its Independent Network Dentists Ordered to Limit Practice Statewide in Response to COVID-19

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 4:38pm

Delta Dental of Washington is pledging financial assistance in the form of grants and advance payments for its in-network dentists following orders by Gov.

Key Points: 
  • Delta Dental of Washington is pledging financial assistance in the form of grants and advance payments for its in-network dentists following orders by Gov.
  • Dentists are a critical part of our healthcare system and many are independent small business owners, employing thousands of hygienists, dental assistants and office staff statewide, said Delta Dental of Washington CEO Mark Mitchke.
  • Delta Dental of Washington encourages its network dentists to continue to monitor this website for updates on these programs and other critical policy changes.
  • Delta Dental of Washington is the states leading dental benefit provider, covering nearly 3 million people in Washington state and nationally.

Dentists Remain Available for Dental Emergencies During COVID-19

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 4:12pm

"Severe pain, bleeding or swelling should be taken seriously at all times, even now when most dental offices are closed for routine care.

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  • "Severe pain, bleeding or swelling should be taken seriously at all times, even now when most dental offices are closed for routine care.
  • Minnesota's dentists remain available for patients during this public health crisis and have instituted additional measures and protocols to provide emergency care."
  • If you need emergency dental treatment, contact a dental office first they stand ready to help.
  • The Minnesota Dental Association is a part of the American Dental Association, the nation's largest dental association, representing 158,000 dentist members.

SmileMate Virtual Consultation – Free Until 31st May

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 5:48pm

Standing alongside all dental professionals, Dental Monitoring has now decided to provide until the end of May 2020, free access for SmileMate Virtual Consultation to all individual dentists and orthodontists worldwide.

Key Points: 
  • Standing alongside all dental professionals, Dental Monitoring has now decided to provide until the end of May 2020, free access for SmileMate Virtual Consultation to all individual dentists and orthodontists worldwide.
  • SmileMate Virtual Consultation is a light version of SmileMate, simpler and more immediate to implement for these times - enabling rapid on-boarding and roll-out.
  • All new patient calls can be pre-qualified remotely using the SmileMate Virtual Consultation assessment tool directly through the doctors practice website.
  • To implement SmileMate Virtual Consultation, please visit: https://dental-monitoring.com/maintain-patient-care/
    After May 31st, 2020, and until the end of the pandemic, SmileMate Virtual Consultation will be available at a reduced 50% cost: US$150/month.