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Price Change %2-weeks3-monthsBDMS3.47%6.66%Business services0.09%4.97%Nasdaq0.42%0.03%

Price Change %1-week3-monthsHSIC-2.94%0.67%Medical/Biomedical-4.65%9.52%Nasdaq-3.21%0.03%

Price Change %1-week3-monthsPDCO-3.2%-0.12%Medical/Biomedical-4.65%9.52%Nasdaq-3.21%0.03%

  Van Nuys, CA (PRWEB) March 26, 2015         The Van Nuys dentists at Hamlin Dental Group is now accepting new patients, and they are offering a new patient special to welcome new patients into their dental family. Regular dental checkups can be among the best ways to protect dental health, but patients without dental insurance or who have dental anxiety may be more likely to delay or avoid these checkups. This special makes it easy for patients to get the care they need at an affordable price. The dentists at Hamlin Dental Group are known for their warm, compassionate chair-side manners.           Two specials are available for new patients. One includes a dental exam, dental X-rays, and a dental consultation for just $20. The other special features a comprehensive dental exam, digital dental X-rays, and a professional cleaning for just $49. The benefits of regular dental care are extensive and include:         * Early detection of tooth decay             * Gum disease prevention         * Better dental health           * Better general health           Routine dental checkups are one of the most important ways to protect dental health.

Price Change %1-week3-monthsXRAY-1.95%-5.52%Medical/Biomedical-4.65%9.52%Nasdaq-3.21%0.03%

Price Change %1-week3-monthsPDEX-4.11%-10.64%Medical/Biomedical-4.65%9.52%Nasdaq-3.21%0.03%

Stoney Creek Dental Group - Dental clinic can help brighten your smile

Stoney Creek Dental Group in Stoney Creek, Ontario has been helping people care for their teeth for over 15 years.

Our family-friendly dental practice offers the very best in oral health care. Dr. Allen Park and his team of highly skilled dental professionals use the latest techniques, equipment, and materials to help brighten our patients' smiles.

Weekly: Birner Dental Management Services lifts 3.5% in 2 weeks; nears two-month high

AMERICAN WEEKLY STOCK REPORT

Birner Dental Management Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:BDMS), NASDAQ's 55th largest Business Services company by market cap, traded near it's two-month high. It lifted 40.0c (or 2.9%) in the trailing week to close at US$14.30. The stock lifted for a second week recording a rise of 48.0c (or 3.5%) in the past two weeks. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which rose 18.0 points (or 0.4%) in the two weeks, this represented a relative price increase of 3.1%. In the past week the market cap has risen US$0.7 million.

Zimmer Celebrates Key Milestones For NexGen Complete Knee System

AMERICAN DAILY STOCK REPORT

[News Story]LAS VEGAS, March 27, 2015 Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and SIX:ZMH) is celebrating a key milestone in 2015 for its NexGen(Registered)Complete Knee System.

2015 is the 20th year since Zimmer first introduced the NexGen knee system, with its innovative design and component quality, to the market. To date, more than five million implantations of the NexGen knee have taken place worldwide.

"The 20 year history of the NexGen knee demonstrates the importance of design innovation and component quality for surgeons and patients alike," said Brad Quick, Vice President, Knee Marketing. "By offering Minimally Invasive Solutions(TradeMark) instrumentation, accommodating safe flexion and restoring natural kinematics, the NexGen knee has been - and will continue to be - a significant move forward in knee replacement."

Weekly: Henry Schein drops 2.9% on firm volume

AMERICAN WEEKLY STOCK REPORT

Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC), NASDAQ's 11th largest Medical/Biomedical company by market cap, dropped US$4.21 (or 2.9%) in the trailing week to close at US$138.80. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which fell 143.1 points (or 3.2%) in the week, this represented a relative price change of -0.1%. The volume was 1.1 times average trading per week of 2,535,645 shares. In the past week the market cap has declined US$352.8 million.

Zimmer Debuts New Modular External Fixation System

AMERICAN DAILY STOCK REPORT

[News Story]LAS VEGAS, March 27, 2015 Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and SIX:ZMH) is launching a new, more efficient external fixation system for trauma patients.

Available in both small (6mm) and large (11mm) systems, the XtraFix(Registered) External Fixation System from Zimmer is a modular system that offers surgeons advances in design technology and materials. The XtraFix System allows surgeons to eliminate steps, as well as bars and clamps from the external fixation process, resulting in saved time, costs and overall team effort.

"The design philosophy of the XtraFix External Fixation System is based on increasing efficiency above all else," explained Nate Folkert, President, Zimmer Trauma. "Each component of the XtraFix System incorporates only the most useful features from the many different systems currently on the market and combines them into one time-saving and highly efficient device. It enables surgeons to build rigid external constructs using fewer components in less time."

Better Oral Hygiene Means Better Overall Health!

At Golf Links Dental, we say put your best smile forward! Have you smiled yet today? Smiling is such a small thing that we often don't think about consciously, but one simple smile can affect change in profound ways! Smiling more often can improve your attitude about life overall. Even more, your smile can embody hope, strength, beauty, admiration, and dozens of other positive emotions that can be a comfort to those around you.

Weekly: Patterson drops 3.2% on average volume

AMERICAN WEEKLY STOCK REPORT

Patterson Companies Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO), NASDAQ's 19th largest Medical/Biomedical company by market cap, dropped US$1.61 (or 3.2%) in the trailing week to close at US$48.73. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which fell 143.1 points (or 3.2%) in the week, this represented a relative price change of -0.4%. The volume was 0.9 times average trading per week of 3,377,055 shares. In the past week the market cap has declined US$167.3 million.

Hamlin Dental Group is Now Accepting New Patients and Offering a New Patient Special.

Rep. Gosar Introduces Bipartisan Legislation Improving Quality, Access of Dental Healthcare

Rep. Paul Gosar, R-Ariz., (4th CD), issued the following news release:

Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after introducing H.R. 1677, the Dental Insurance Fairness Act of 2015, supported by 21 bipartisan cosponsors:

Dr. Sara Bekyan Implemented Metal-free Composite Fillings at Westtown Dental Care for Improved Dental Care

Westtown Dental Care
Sara Bekyan DDS
484-887-0777
www.westtowndentalcare.comDr. Sara Bekyan Implemented Metal-free Composite Fillings at Westtown Dental Care for Improved Dental Care in West Chester PA At Westtown Dental Care in West Chester PA Dr. Sara Bekyan offers metal-free composite fillings to restore health to her patientsrsquo; smiles without taking away any of the beauty.

3M files patent infringement lawsuit against Danville Materials

The suit alleges that Danville's sales of ZNano universal nanocomposite materials infringe 3M's patent rights directed to nanofiller technology used in 3M ESPE Filtek Supreme universal restoratives. 3M's patented nanofiller technology enables high aesthetic quality, strength and wear resistance. Filtek Supreme Universal Restorative was the first nanotechnology-based dental composite utilizing engineered nanoparticles that result in unsurpassed polish retention, excellent strength, and wear resistance. "3M ESPE is committed to protecting its innovative nanofiller technology and associated intellectual property," said James D. Ingebrand, vice president, 3M ESPE.

Learn about prescribing to patients with a history of addiction

American Dental Associations has issued the following news release:

An upcoming webinar aims to educate dentists on how to prescribe medication for patients with a history of addiction.

A weekend reminder that away from the frantic, everyday life, you can escape and relax in the Cotswolds

AFTER our Christmas visit, we came back to the UK in mid-January to celebrate a friend's 50th birthday. We organised our trip so as to return to France with our newly-purchased (and insured) car, and also for Ellie to receive some dental treatment.

The French health system is rightly deemed the envy of the majority of countries and it is generally accepted as the best in the world, but applying for dental treatment is fraught.

Extra restrictions placed on dentist with £6m debt

A dentist who ran up millions of pounds of debts with little hope of repaying them has had his bankruptcy conditions extended by 14 years.

Sirona Dental Systems rises 0.8% with open interest rising 27 March, 2015 16:00 EDT

AMERICAN DAILY STOCK REPORT

Sirona Dental Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRO), NASDAQ's 3rd largest Medical Instruments company by market cap, increased 70.0c (or 0.8%) to close at US$88.76, ending a two-day streak of losses. The stock's open interest lifted 3.5% from 1,805 to 1,868. Combined with the price increase of 0.8% this suggests Sirona Dental Systems's stock is strong.

Study: Kids can use doxycycline without significant teeth staining

American Dental Associations has issued the following news release:

Physicians can have more confidence giving kids under age 8 an antibiotic treatment for Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever that is associated with teeth staining in youth, according to a study published online in March in The Journal of Pediatrics.

In the study, "No Visible Staining in Children Treated with Doxycycline for Suspected Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever," 58 children who received doxycycline as treatment for suspected Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever were compared with 213 children who had never received the antibiotic. Researchers observed no staining in any of the exposed children's teeth and no significant difference in tooth shade between the two groups.

Weekly: Dentsply International decreases 1.9% on below average volume

AMERICAN WEEKLY STOCK REPORT

DENTSPLY International Inc. (NASDAQ:XRAY), NASDAQ's 17th largest Medical/Biomedical company by market cap, decreased US$1.01 (or 1.9%) in the trailing week to close at US$50.79. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which fell 143.1 points (or 3.2%) in the week, this represented a relative price increase of 0.9%. The volume was 0.8 times average trading per week of 3,789,900 shares. In the past week the market cap has declined US$141.8 million.

Dr. Sara Bekyan Implemented Metal-free Composite Fillings at Westtown Dental Care for Improved Dental Care

Westtown Dental Care
Sara Bekyan DDS
484-887-0777
www.westtowndentalcare.comDr. Sara Bekyan Implemented Metal-free Composite Fillings at Westtown Dental Care for Improved Dental Care in West Chester PA At Westtown Dental Care in West Chester PA Dr. Sara Bekyan offers metal-free composite fillings to restore health to her patientsrsquo; smiles without taking away any of the beauty.

New research shows clinical evidence unclear on effects of xylitol products preventing dental caries

American Dental Associations has issued the following news release:

Dentists should consider the extent of scientific and clinical evidence before recommending xylitol products for the purpose of reducing tooth decay, according to research published in March on the Cochrane Library website.

Supply of Dental materials

Contract award for Supply of dental materials
Acid gel conditioner, 37%, odontologico use.
Date of the Dispute: 25/03/2015
Contractor name : DENTAL MED GARCIA

Contractor address : Rua Leovigildo Filgueiras Lojas 01 E 02
Garcia
Salvador - Ba
40301-155

Implementing agency : Secretaria Da Saude
Estrada Do Saboeiro, S/N, - Narandiba - Cabula - Salvador - Ba - 41187900
Attn: Graça Ou Dira
Tel: (0Xx71) 3117-7524
Fax: (0Xx71) 3117-7524
Email: Hgrs.Comat@Saude.Ba.Gov.Br

Country :Brazil
Email : dentalmedloja@hotmail.com

The Natural Dentist Unveils New Website for Kids Oral Health

The Natural Dentist reported the launch of a new website for their children's line of oral health products, http://thenaturaldentistkids.com/, with the goal of encouraging parents to explore what is in their children's oral care products and helping to develop good oral health habits in kids at an early age.

United States : New Reality of California 'DREAMers' Takes Shape at UCSF

Jose Carrasco Sandoval, Laura Aguilar and Angie Celis typify the caliber of talent UC San Francisco attracts. These California residents are standout students and want to give back to their communities after they graduate. All three have been chosen to join the School of Dentistry s Class of 2019.

Unlike most of their peers, all three are

DREAMers,

a term used to describe undocumented immigrants under the age of 31 who entered the United States before the age of 16 and have lived continuously in the country for at least five years while staying out of legal trouble. Those who meet these criteria outlined by the federal Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors (DREAM) Act are often referred to as

DREAMers.

ORTHODONTIC TRAINING PROG AT SPPGIDMS

LUCKNOW, March 28 -- Department of Orthodontics, Sardar Patel Post Graduate Institute of Dental and Medical Sciences, in collaboration with Indian Orthodontic Society (IOS), Orthodontic Study Group of Lucknow and American Orthodontics (AO) conducted an advanced orthodontic training programme on Friday. The programme was attended by eminent practicing orthodontists, academicians and postgraduate students from different dental colleges of North India. The oration started with lighting of lamp by Dr Sudhir Kapoor, head of orthodontics department, SPPGIDMS and other dignitaries including Dr Ragni Tandon and Dr Tripti Tikku.

Weekly: Pro-Dex in its biggest trailing week loss for 1 month

AMERICAN WEEKLY STOCK REPORT

Pro-Dex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDEX), NASDAQ's 108th largest Medical/Biomedical company by market cap, sank 9.0c (or 4.1%) in the trailing week to close at US$2.10. In the past week the shares have sank 4.1%, the biggest trailing week fall since Feb 27, 2015. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which fell 143.1 points (or 3.2%) in the week, this represented a relative price change of -1.3%. In the past week the market cap has declined US$0.4 million.

Owen Brandon Applies for Patent on Bracket System

Publication Name: Medical Patent News Patent Application Number: 14/491875 Patent Publication Number: 20150086936 International Patent Classification Codes: A61C 7/28 20060101 A61C007/28, A61C 7/30 20060101 A61C007/30 Patent Status: Application

 
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