Conversion from film to digital takes many forms. It’s not just the dental office that is moving from film to digital imaging. Flow Dental, long a leading manufacturer of dental film and film accessories, has also transformed its product portfolio to include unique products essential to every dental practice that’s gone digital.
ANAHEIM, Calif., USA: CDA Presents the Art and Science of Dentistry is offering many educational opportunities for attendees. In the lecture halls, hundreds of courses and hands-on workshops are being offered, covering just about every topic in every specialty. On the exhibit hall floor, many companies are offering presentations right in their booths.
CHICAGO, Ill., USA: Hu-Friedy, a manufacturer of dental instruments and products, has announced the launch of its new U.S. Service Program for Surgical and Ortho Instruments. This program offers all private practitioners in the United States who purchase Hu-Friedy branded surgical or ortho instruments free servicing for the life of the instrument.
SACRAMENTO, Calif., USA: The California Dental Association is encouraging the general public to visit a dentist for an oral cancer screening. “Oral cancer screenings can help improve your chances of detecting any abnormal tissue or cancer early on,” said CDA President Walt Weber, DDS. “When cancer is caught early, it can be easier to treat.”
CHADDS FORD, Pa., USA: Sakaduski Marketing Solutions is celebrating its 15th anniversary. The company was founded on May 1, 2000, by Joe Sakaduski and Nancy Day Sakaduski to provide business, marketing and communications expertise to companies in the dental industry. The company also offers strategic guidance and merger and acquisition assistance.
MELVILLE, N.Y., USA: Henry Schein Inc. has elevated its three decades of commitment to the Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP), the advocate for “The Safest Dental Visit,” by becoming an organizational “Super Sponsor” for 2015. Super Sponsors are corporate members that go beyond the basic membership to become strategic partners in OSAP’s mission and messaging.
HOUSTON, Texas, USA: Baseball is the great American pastime, but it has also carried along with it a few bad habits through the years, including the use of tobacco. In late February, the Seattle Mariners reported to Peoria, Ariz., for spring training. Once there, the players and coaches went through several health tests and screenings to ensure they are in “tip top” shape.
Nassau, Bahamas-based Paradise Dental Institute formally launches this July with a live-surgery implant training course followed by a working conference. The working conference, “Summers in Paradise,” which the institute intends to hold annually, will be from July 30 to Aug. 1 at the Atlantis Resort and Casino.
MELVILLE, N.Y., USA Henry Schein Inc. is celebrating Earth Day 2015 by offering its customers the opportunity to purchase “green” products through its Global Reflections catalog. A portion of proceeds from the sale of products featured in the catalog will be donated to the Henry Schein Cares Foundation in support of environmental causes.