6 days ago

New laser procedure treats gum disease with less pain

Years ago, 78-year-old Florence Lee underwent surgery for periodontitis, a severe form of gum disease. And her experience was horrible.

"I had pain during the procedure, I had pain after the procedure and I was frightened," Lee said.


2 weeks ago

BIOLASE Inc (BIOL.O) Company Profile

BIOLASE, Inc. (BIOLASE), incorporated on February 10, 1987, is a medical device company that develops, manufactures, markets and sells laser systems in dentistry and medicine. The Company markets, sells, and distributes dental imaging equipment, i read more...

2 months ago

More preschoolers showing up to dentists with 10 cavities or more, says report

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3 months ago

Research and Markets: The Top 50 European Manufacturers of Dental Implants

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3 months ago

U.S. adults are not grinning over the cost of braces | Reuters

By Beth Pinsker


NEW YORK Danielle Faust, 33, is six weeks into wearing braces to fix her crooked teeth and is pretty happy about the process, but not the price. While the $5,000 for Invisalign clear aligners in South Flor read more...

3 months ago

College student 3D prints his own braces

The digital design major has been straightening his top teeth for the past 16 weeks using clear braces he made himself.

"I'm still wearing the last one," Dudley told CNNMoney on Tuesday.

"The last one" refers to the twelfth and fin read more...

4 months ago

U.S. dentist wanted for killing Cecil the lion

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