W&H acquires implant stability specialist Osstell

W&H acquires implant stability specialist Osstell

By Dental Tribune International GOTHENBURG, Sweden: W&H, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of dental precision instruments and devices, has acquired medical technology company Osstell, known for its implant stability measurement and osseointegration...
COLTENE reports positive growth for 2017 financial year

COLTENE reports positive growth for 2017 financial year

By Dental Tribune International ALTSTÄTTEN, Switzerland: A report released earlier this week by COLTENE for the 2017 financial year points to a positive fiscal year. It stated that the Swiss firm, an international leader in the development and production of dental...
Previously lost fossilised human teeth produce new data

Previously lost fossilised human teeth produce new data

By Dental Tribune International BURGOS, Spain: For the first time, scientists have been able to study the conserved original fossil remains of Peking Man. The six teeth belonging to Homo erectus were found in the mid-twentieth century at the Middle Pleistocene...
345,000 dentists practise

345,000 dentists practise

345,000 dentists practise in the European Union By Dental Tribune International LUXEMBOURG: Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union (EU), has published an update on the number of dentists working in the EU. According to the data, around 345,000 dentists...
Non-surgical periodontal treatment

Non-surgical periodontal treatment

By Dental Tribune International Non-surgical periodontal treatment achieves better control of Type 2 diabetes: BARCELONA, Spain: Spanish researchers have found further evidence for the connection between periodontitis and Type 2 diabetes. In a recent study, they found...
Prevent orthodontic white spot lesions on teeth

Prevent orthodontic white spot lesions on teeth

By Dental Tribune International Adhesives developed to prevent orthodontic white spot lesions on teeth. VALENCIA, Spain: Without proper oral care, white spot lesions due to demineralisation from plaque build-up often appear on teeth after the removal of orthodontic...