Industry News

AMD LASERS Expands Domestic and International Distribution

INDIANAPOLIS, IN (Marketwire - November 15, 2010) - AMD LASERS, the world's leading dental laser company, announced today the expansion of its domestic and international distribution channels of the number one dental laser in the world, Picasso. The expansion includes the buildup of AMD sales representatives in the United States and a new agreement for Ortho Technology to distribute AMD LASERS' products to the orthodontic market in over 65 countries including the US.

Alan Miller, President and CEO, commented, "I am very pleased that our award winning dental lasers are recognized around the world as the gold standard in quality and affordability. We have been quietly building our U.S. sales force, international distribution channels, customer service, and expanding our R&D and manufacturing facility to meet the demands for our products. Picasso dental lasers can already be found in over 60 countries and with the addition of Ortho Technology, patients world-wide will be the real benefactors of this wonderful technology."

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Pulpdent donation makes kids smile

WATERTOWN, MA:  November 13, 2010 - Pulpdent Corporation donated Embrace WetBond Pit & Fissure Sealant, Etch-Rite Etching Gel and Flecta Disposable Mirrors for a sealant day at the dental clinic at Coastal Carolina Community College in Jacksonville, NC on October 22.  Each dental hygienist worked with a volunteer registered dental hygienist or dental assistant to place dental sealants on 38 children from Northwoods Elementary School. The team of volunteers and students placed 195 sealants. The sealant day in Jacksonville was one of many across the country that Pulpdent has supported with product donations.

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Rockland Dentist Speaks at ADA Conference in Orlando

Pomona, NY (November 12, 2010) Dr. Marvin A. Fier recently spoke at the American Dental Association’s (ADA) Annual Meeting in Orlando Florida. This gathering is considered to be one of the largest and most prestigious in the field of dentistry. The Rockland-based Dentist appeared in two different sessions; one, an address to industry leaders and another, a hands-on work session.

“It’s my honor to share my experience of more than 35 years in the dental profession, particularly at this highly regarded, internationally recognized event,” stated Fier, “If we all share our knowledge, it is the patients who< benefit in the end.”

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Eco-Dentistry Association Announces Products that Reach Accepted Status

Launch of EDA Accepted Seal for Environmentally Friendly Products and Services Announced at EDA’s Green Lounge Event at 2010 ADA Session

Berkeley, CA (November 11, 2010) – The Eco-Dentistry Association™ (EDA), an international membership association formed to promote environmentally sound practices in dentistry, recently announced several products that have achieved the newly created EDA Accepted Seal.  The newly launched exclusive EDA Accepted Seal is for products and services that meet specific environmental criteria. 

The EDA recently announced several product lines that have achieved EDA Accepted Status at this year’s ADA Meeting:

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