America’s ToothFairy celebrates 10 years

CHICAGO, Ill., USA: America’s ToothFairy: National Children’s Oral Health Foundation honored several of its core leaders during a celebration of its 10th anniversary at a reception during the Midwinter Meeting. Most of the award recipients were current or former America’s ToothFairy board members, most of them having served as past chairmen.

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OHA Gala and Benefit: Dentistry’s night to shine

CHICAGO, Ill, USA: Oral Health America sure knows how to throw a party. “Mardi Gras Redux” was the theme for the 26th annual OHA Gala and Benefit, held Wednesday night at Navy Pier. Despite the snow and wind and the turbulent waters of Lake Michigan churning up trouble outside, it was all fun — and fund-raising — at this annual event, which is widely considered one of the dental industry’s social highlights of the year.

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2016 Midwinter Meeting gets under way in Chicago

CHICAGO, Ill., USA: It’s not called “Midwinter” for nothing. So it’s no surprise that a bit of wind and snow and a couple thousand flight delays or cancellations the day before the Midwinter Meeting officially started weren’t enough to disrupt the Chicago Dental Society’s flagship annual event. Delayed speakers affected a minimal number of sessions.

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Straumann CARES Intraoral Scanner makes its debut

CHICAGO, Ill., USA: Straumann USA, LLC, of Andover, Mass., is launching its Straumann CARES Intraoral Scanner by Dental Wings, a new digital dentistry solution built on a patented and compact 3-D capture technique called Multiscan Imaging, at the 2016 Midwinter Meeting. The Straumann CARES Intraoral Scanner is designed to address the specific need of dental professionals looking for an intuitive digital impression technology.

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ConnectDental Pavilion brings together tailored, patient-centric digital solutions

CHICAGO, Ill., USA: The Henry Schein ConnectDental Pavilion at the Chicago Dental Society’s Midwinter Meeting, being held Feb. 25-27 at McCormick Place West, brings together the industry’s broadest array of open solutions required to bring any practice into the digital age. If you are considering integrating digital technology solutions into your practice or laboratory, the pavilion provides a full suite of innovative, interoperable solutions, services and support that best meet your specific needs.

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AO members celebrate at President’s Reception

SAN DIEGO, Calif., USA: At the Academy of Osseointegration’s 31st Annual Meeting, the venue for the President’s Reception, the San Diego Air and Space Museum, dedicates itself to honoring the accomplishments of yesterday to inspire the leaders in aviation today. It was therefore a fitting place for old and new AO members of all ages and nationalities to celebrate.

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AO Annual Meeting features global presentations

SAN DIEGO, Calif., USA: The Academy of Osseointegration Annual Meeting brought together clinicians from around the world in one location to share advancements and best practices in implant dentistry. This year, the meeting included a special Focus on China Symposium, where four speakers from different regions of China presented their clinical experiences on a range of topics.

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