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J. Morita Announces TwinPower Turbine 45 Non-Optic

IRVINE, Calif. – (April 22, 2014) – J. Morita, world leader in handpiece design, has expanded the TwinPower Turbine® 45 product line with a non-optic model. For clinicians using loops or a microscope, this handpiece offers a powerful, yet economical option.

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3M™ True Definition Scanner and Straumann®

ST. PAUL, Minn. – (April 23, 2014) – 3M is pleased to announce a Trusted Connection to dental labs with the Straumann® CARES® System[1] for the 3M™ True Definition Scanner. With this new connection, dentists can restoreStraumann implants with original CARES® prosthetic solutions from a single intra-oral scan. This new digital restoration process is the latest addition to a growing network of Trusted Connections available to dentists with the 3M True Definition Scanner.

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Easing Periodontal Treatment for a Parkinson’s Patient

ST. LOUIS, MO – April 21, 2014 – Rebecca Hobbs DMD, MAGD of Augusta GA received the Orkos Award for providing the most comfortable and effective periodontal treatment for her patient with Parkinson’s disease. The Orkos Award honors dental professionals for excellence in case study. In this case, Dr. Hobbs is recognized as a compassionate provider who offered excellent individualized treatment and took seriously the important role of a caregiver in periodontal disease management. 

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SmartPractice Donates $33,000 to ADA Give Kids A Smile

The 13th Annual SmartScramble Charity Golf Tournament by SmartPractice® attracted more than 300 golfers to McCormick Ranch in Scottsdale on April 11, 2014. Each year, the proceeds benefit Give Kids A Smile®, the American Dental Association’s program that partners with dentists in the community to provide dental services to underserved children. Thanks to the participation and generosity of sponsors, vendors, dentists, local businesses, employees and guests, SmartPractice presented Give Kids a Smile a check for $33,000. 

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