Your clicks have spoken and we’ve listened. From the incredibly popular “A Salute to the Women in Orthodontics” interviews to the introduction of the new SureSmile® Aligner and all points in between, here’s our Top 5 List of the most popular blog posts from 2018. Continue reading Top 5 Most Read Blog Posts of 2018
We can’t wait for another great educational experience at Dentsply Sirona World 2018 and of course some fun, too! Check out this amazing line-up of speakers and topics for the Orthodontics Track. Continue reading Your Orthodontics Track Speakers at Dentsply Sirona World 2018!
Dentsply Sirona Orthodontics proudly announces this year´s winners of the DS Bovendeert Award – Europe and Middle East.
Each year, as part of Dentsply Sirona Orthodontics program to support Education and Research, a panel of anonymous judges selects three winners from the many research abstracts submitted by Universities from all over Europe and the Middle East. This year, residents from over 12 countries participated in the program. Each award consists of a product grant to the University and a cash prize to the students – The winners were publicly recognized at the Annual EPSOS (European Postgraduate Student Orthodontic Society) Meeting that took place in Edinburgh, Scotland on June 16, 2018. Continue reading Dentsply Sirona Bovendeert University Award
Introducing the new MTM Clear Aligner Premium Welcome Kit
Sarasota, FL (August 2, 2017)—Dentsply Sirona Orthodontics, a division of Dentsply Sirona (NASDAQ: XRAY) is pleased to announce the launch of a new Premium Welcome Kit for their MTM® Clear Aligner offering.
The new MTM Clear Aligner Premium Welcome Kit Includes all the components a practice needs to get started with our system, including technical guides, office integration and patient marketing tools, chairside and waiting room components, and discounts for training and MTM cases. Continue reading The Right Tools for a Smooth Integration of MTM® Clear Aligners in Your Practice
When we envisioned the new MicroArch® PLUS line, we realized we were seeking a level of manufacturing precision that simply wasn’t available. Rather than compromise our creative vision, we decided to invest in our own facility. Five years and seventy million dollars later, we can say with confidence that this was the right decision. Not only can we make the bracket we’ve always wanted to make, but we can also manufacture it at a level that no other mini-twin can match. MicroArch PLUS gives you the workability you want, the control you need and the esthetics your patients demand. Continue reading MicroArch® PLUS: Addition Through Innovation
A Story of Design, Development and Ingenuity
White Paper by Dr. Jerry Clark, DDS, MS
Since the introduction of the In-Ovation R bracket over a decade ago, other manufacturers have been unsuccessful in their attempts to improve on its form, fit, and functionality until now.
Dentsply Sirona Orthodontics, the leader in orthodontic brackets, has taken a quantum leap forward with the new In-Ovation X bracket system. The project started with GAC assembling a group of noted orthodontists throughout the world to meet in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, their task was to define clinical design inputs for the “ultimate orthodontic bracket”. The result was the In-Ovation X orthodontic bracket system. Continue reading In-Ovation® X: A Story of Design, Development and Ingenuity
In-Ovation® X Self-Ligating Metal Bracket Design Features and Advantages
White Paper by Dentsply Sirona Orthodontics Research & Development Team
To highlight the advantages of In-Ovation X in comparison to other self-ligating brackets in terms of:
1) Calculus interference
2) Clip Retention
3) Reduced Overall Bracket profile
Metal self-ligating brackets have become progressively favorable in orthodontic treatment due to their efficiency in treatment and advantages realized by both the clinician and patient. Various aspects of self-ligating brackets have been studied in order to evaluate their function and properties. Continue reading In-Ovation® X: Self-Ligating Metal Bracket Design Features and Advantages
Most practices don’t spend a lot of time thinking about the role addiction can play in shaping their daily activities. After all, orthodontics is about correcting small physiological imperfections preprogrammed by the body’s genetic code. But orthodontists are on the frontline of one of the most common human addictions. What’s more, it’s a good bet that you too were afflicted by this addiction. Non-nutritive sucking, better known as thumb sucking, isn’t just a habit. It’s considered by many psychologists to be human’s first true addiction. Continue reading Thumbs Up Orthodontist’s Role in Curing the First Addiction