Industry News

Convergent Dental’s Solea Wins Gold Medical Design Excellence Award

Natick, MA – June 13, 2014 — Convergent Dental, a privately held dental device and technology company, today announced that Solea™ was honored as the Gold winner in the 17th Annual Medical Design Excellence Awards competition’s “Dental Instruments, Equipment and Supplies” category. Winners were announced at the 2014 MDEA Ceremony held in conjunction with the MD&M East event at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York. Winners were chosen based on five criteria: manufacturing and technological innovation; design and engineering advancements; patient benefits; business benefits; and overall improvement to healthcare industry.

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Carestream Dental, Diamond Sponsor of 2014 Dentalxp Global Symposium, Offers Full Day of Lectures and More

ATLANTA—Carestream Dental is offering dental professionals the opportunity to learn from the unique experiences of leading clinicians and educators from around the world—as well as the chance to experience the latest technology—at the 2014 Dentalxp Second Annual Global Symposium, June 18-21, Hollywood, Fla. From a full day of lectures to hands-on courses, Carestream Dental ensures that participants come away from the Symposium with new insights that will benefit their practices and patients for years to come.

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Modern Dental USA and Sundance Dental Laboratory Announce the Signing of a Strategic Partnership Agreement

TROY, Mich., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mike Girard, CEO/President of Modern Dental USA and Steve Dearien, President/Owner of Sundance Dental Laboratory, Scottsdale AZ announced this week that the two companies have signed a strategic partnership agreement.

Modern Dental USA recently announced the opening of its new headquarter facility in Troy, Michigan. In addition, in April 2014, Modern opened a state-of-the-art, high-tech, 20,000 square foot digital processing center at the same location. Its parent company, Modern Dental Laboratory Ltd., is the largest dental laboratory group in the world, holding a leading market position throughout Europe, Asia and Australia. Sundance Dental Laboratory has a long-standing reputation as one of the leading dental laboratories in Scottsdale, AZ.

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Sterngold Renames ERA PickUp to EZ PickUp

Attleboro, MA –Sterngold Dental has announced they have renamed ERA PIckUp to EZ PickUp.  EZ PickUp is the same proven and trusted formula; EZ new name.  The EZ Pickup material is a self-cure, bis-acryl composite attachment processing material in a dual syringe, with an automix dispenser for direct application.   This processing material is tissue-colored, odorless, tasteless and has less than 1% shrinkage which results in a more accurate and complete pick up of the attachment.  It will not irritate freshly sutured tissue like methyl methacrylate will and can also be used to pick up any attachment. 

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