On Demand Webinar3(D)entistry roadmap: Paradigm shift ahead
Dr. Michael Young
In two days, IDS will open its doors for the 39th time. Even though several major competitors in the dental industry will not be participating, visitors can look forward to the showcase of a company that has been designing dental solutions for 50 years and whose story started at IDS. In this interview, Planmeca founder and President Heikki Kyöstilä and Senior Vice President of Planmeca Group Tuomas Lokki share details on the newest business developments, Planmeca’s formula for success and what visitors can discover at the company’s booth.
September 07, 2021 | Business
HELSINKI, Finland/BREA, Calif., US: As recently announced by Planmeca, one of the largest privately owned manufacturers in the dental field, has entered into a binding agreement to acquire the KaVo treatment unit and instrument business from Envista for up to US$455 million (€383 million), including a potential earn-out payment of up to US$30 million. The transaction is expected to close at the end of this year.
September 07, 2021 | Advertorial
HELSINKI, Finland: Brazilian prosthodontist Dr Thiago Ottoboni made the transition to digital dentistry a couple of years ago. Today, he uses digital dental solutions for both composite and ceramic restorations in order to achieve long-lasting and high-quality aesthetic results and recommends digital dentistry to everyone.
June 07, 2021 | Advertorial
HELSINKI, Finland: Dr Janos Vág became a dentist out of necessity, but he would have preferred to have become a computer science engineer. However, when it was time to choose his educational path in 1989, there were few opportunities for engineers. His father, a dentist, suggested that he could make use of his scientific and technical interests in dentistry as well, so Vág decided to follow in his father’s footsteps.
May 13, 2021 | Interviews
This year, Planmeca is celebrating 50 years of contributions to modern dental practice. Many of our readers will know Heikki Kyöstilä, chairman and CEO of the Finnish dental manufacturer. Kyöstilä has been credited with putting Finland on the global dental map, and he has remained humble and customer-focused even as Planmeca set sales records and grew into a household name in dentistry. Dental Tribune International spoke with Kyöstilä to find out more about Planmeca’s achievements and about the man who founded one of the largest dental manufacturers in the world.
February 26, 2021 | News
SEOUL, Coreia do Sul: Embora os escâneres intraorais já existam há mais de três décadas e seu uso na prática odontológica esteja aumentando, poucas investigações avaliaram a precisão de escâneres 3D de implantes digitais. Como as discrepâncias entre os componentes do implante devem ser mínimas, pesquisadores da Escola de Odontologia da Universidade Nacional de Seul avaliaram a exatidão de dez escâneres intraorais na determinação das posições dos corpos de escaneamento de implantes simulados.
February 25, 2021 | News
SEUL, Južna Koreja: I dok intraoralni skeneri postoje više od trideset godina te njihova upotreba u stomatologiji raste svakim danim, obavljeno je nekoliko ispitivanja koja su procijenila 3D preciznost digitalnih implantatskih skenera. S obzirom na to da nepodudaranja između implantatskih komponenti moraju biti minimalna, istraživači sa Stomatološkog fakulteta na Državnom univerzitetu Seul su procijenili tačnost deset intraoralnih skenera u određivanju pozicija za simulirane skenove tijela implantata.