Today's Top 20 Stories
  1. 7 dental C-suite appointments in the last 60 days
    A dental subscription service company named a new CEO and six other C-suite appointments in the past 60 days:
  2. 4 federal government, policy updates for dentists to know
    CMS released its proposed physician fee schedule for 2023 and three other recent federal updates dentists should know: 
  3. Pearl dental AI software wins Best of Class award
    Pearl's chairside artificial intelligence software, Second Opinion, has been announced as the Best of Class Technology Award recipient by Cellerant Consulting group.

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  1. Tab32 launches dental imaging product
    Tab32 has introduced their newest product, Image Cloud, which gives dental practices access to cloud-based image management.
  2. Overjet in 2022: 8 updates
    Dental AI company Overjet has acquired partnerships with DSOs, launched initiatives and created new technologies.
  3. 9 biggest Biolase updates in 2022
    Biolase, a dental laser and medical device company, has reached new partnerships and launched new programs this year.
  4. Marquee Dental Partners expands to 68 offices
    Brentwood, Tenn.-based DSO Marquee Dental Partners has partnered with O'Donnell Family Dentistry in Lexington, Ky., bringing its total number of offices to 68.

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  1. Is CMS' proposal for dental services enough? 4 dentists weigh in
    Dentists nationwide are struggling to provide dental services with low reimbursements from insurers, including public programs such as Medicaid and Medicare. 
  2. 3 dental professionals' thoughts on consolidation
    Consolidation in the dental industry has shown no signs of slowing.
  3. U.S. Oral Surgery Management announce $10k donation to nonprofit
    Irving, Texas-based U.S. Oral Surgery Management is making a $10,000 contribution to Operation Restore Oral Health, a nonprofit dental organization, with plans to donate more.
  4. Allied OMS makes 3 additions in California
    Southlake, Texas-based Allied OMS added three California offices to its expanding network, according to a July 14 LinkedIn post.

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  1. 8 dentists making headlines
    Two dentists who had their licenses restricted and six other dentists who made headlines since July 11:
  2. New Hampshire dentist shortage leads to shuttering of dental services: 8 notes
    A community health center in Canaan, N.H., will end its dental services July 30 following the departure of its only dentist, Valley News reported July 16.
  3. 5 stats making the dental industry optimistic
    Here are five stats — as reported by Becker's in 2022 — that have the dental industry feeling hopeful:
  4. Sage Dental in 2022: 3 updates
    Boca Raton, Fla.-based Sage Dental has more than 80 affiliated offices in Florida and Georgia.
  5. 4 updates on Community Dental Partners in 2022
    Community Dental Partners, based in Denton, Texas, supports more than 70 practices and is growing in 2022.
  6. Wisconsin dentist sentenced to 4 years in prison for intentionally damaging patients' teeth
    A Wisconsin former dentist who was found guilty of intentionally breaking patients' teeth was sentenced to four and a half years in prison, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported July 15. 
  7. Iowa dental board restricts licenses of 2 dentists: 10 things to know
    The Iowa Dental Board recently restricted the licenses of two dentists for competency issues, the Iowa Capital Dispatch reported July 14.
  8. BCBS of Vermont adds dental coverage for employers
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont is offering Vermont Blue Dental to provide dental plans and coverage to large employer groups.
  9. 6 DSO 1sts
    From DSOs entering new markets to an international partnership, here are six DSO firsts that Becker's has reported on since June 15:

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