Industry News

8th Annual Halloween Candy Buy Back Program Targets Cavities And Supports Troops

(Buena Park, CA – September 21, 2011) – Dentists across the country will once again collect excess candy from young patients on November 1st as part of the 8th annual Halloween Candy Buy Back Program.

Through the program, children who bring unopened candy to designated locations the day after Halloween, are rewarded with prizes like the popular light-up FireFly® toothbrush and in some cases $1 cash per pound.  The candy is then sent through Operation Gratitude to troops serving overseas as part of holiday care packages. 

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IdentAlloy/IdentCeram Council Elects New Officers and Directors

SEPTEMBER 21, 2011 – The Identalloy/IdentCeram Council recently elected new officers and directors. Stuart Steinbock was elected to a two-year term as President and will continue serving as a Director. Devon Howe was elected to a two-year term as Treasurer as well as a position as Director.
Mark Murphy, DDS, FAGD, was elected to his fourth two-year term as a Director. He will be joined on the Board by Jan Slor and Gary Iocco, who were also elected to two-year terms. Mr. Iocco will serve as the Board’s Laboratory Representative.
Mr. Steinbock is President of the Dental Technology Solutions Division of Whip Mix Corporation, Louisville, Kentucky. He had previously served as Treasurer of the IdentAlloy/IdentCeram Board.

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Zimmer Dental Partners with Zfx for Digital Dentistry Solutions

Zimmer Dental Inc., a leading provider of dental oral rehabilitation products and a subsidiary of Zimmer Holdings, Inc., is pleased to announce a unique partnership with Zfx GmbH that will expand the latter’s global presence in the digital dentistry arena and allow Zimmer Dental to notably enter the CAD/CAM crown and bridge market, offering restorations on natural teeth as well as implants. 

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MIS Implants Technologies, Inc. Hires Denise Nueva, RDH as PeriZone Product Specialist

Fair Lawn, NJ (August 25, 2011) – MIS Implants Technologies, Inc., a leader in dental research and manufacturing,  recently hired Denise Nueva, RDH as PeriZone Product Specialist. In this position, she will serve as the product expert for the PeriZone brand’s line of oral care products.

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