BIRMINGHAM, UK: As a company focused purely on digital dentistry, Carestream Dental offers practice management software, as well as imaging and CAD/CAM solutions. At the 2019 British Dental Conference and Dentistry Show, the company displayed its full range of dental software and equipment, including the new CS 9600 imaging system, which allows dental professionals to produce high-quality images with ease.
NORWICH, UK: Dr Gautam Sharma, owner of a dental practice in Norfolk, has just returned from a mission to Lebanon, where he and other volunteers provided treatment to almost 1,500 displaced Syrian and Lebanese refugees. Sharma was there as a trustee of the Dental Mavericks, a charity focused on improving access to dentistry for underprivileged communities in Morocco and its surrounds.
LONDON, UK: At a press conference held at the British Orthodontic Conference (BOC) 2018, the British Orthodontic Society (BOS) announced that consultant orthodontist Dr David Waring will be the new Chairman of the BOC. The first conference under his leadership will be held in Glasgow in 2019.
SHEFFIELD, UK: The Department of Health and Social Care’s recent confirmation of the extension of the vaccination programme against the human papillomavirus (HPV) to cover adolescent boys has placed HPV firmly in the headlines. A recently published study has found that rates of high-risk HPV oral infection, a condition that can lead to throat cancer, are lower than expected in England.