Industry News

The (AGD) & AGD Foundation Provide Nearly $150,000 in Free Dental Services

CHICAGO (July 18, 2012)—More than 240 volunteer dentists, hygienists, dental assistants, and University of Pennsylvania dental students and faculty provided free dental care to 325 Philadelphia residents during the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) and AGD Foundation third annual outreach project, "Nation of Smiles, One Smile At a Time." The event—the largest donated dental day in Pennsylvania history—was held at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine during the AGD 2012 Annual Meeting & Exhibits in Philadelphia, on June 23.

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Kettenbach’s Identium impression material receives excellent report

Eschenburg, June xx, 2012 – Kettenbach GmbH & Co. KG (www.kettenbach.com) has developed an entirely new material for one step impression techniques: Vinylsiloxanether (VSXE). Introduced on the market under its product line “Identium”, it combines the advantages of the most tried and tested materials, A-silicone and polyether. Test results reporting excellent flow and hydrophilic properties were published in the CLINICIANS REPORT®… volume 5, Issue 3.

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Pelton & Crane/KaVo Americas Support NCOHF: America’s ToothFairy Programs

(Charlotte, July 16, 2012) – Pelton & Crane and KaVo Americas, a world innovator in dentistry, has made a generous donation of dental equipment and cabinetry to National Children’s Oral Health Foundation: America’s ToothFairy® (NCOHF) to better equip its Affiliate network of non-profit children’s community programs.  This donation totaling over $70,000 in dental equipment and cabinetry will benefit three NCOHF Affiliates.

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Zest Anchors, LLC Escondido CA

Zest Anchors, a leading manufacturer of innovative products for overdentures, including the world renowned LOCATOR® Attachment, recently launched their new website www.zestanchors.com. The new intuitive and easy to navigate website features information on all of Zest’s products. A key section to the website is the improved ecommerce portion featuring Shop Assistant. Shop Assistant helps clinicians, staff members and technicians quickly and accurately select the items needed to restore overdenture patients on a variety of different implant systems. You are invited to set up your online account now and be automatically entered into a prize drawing. 

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