In Dentists Mackenzie Garrity 
  • Small
  • Medium
  • Large

Dentsply Sirona to acquire 3-D orthodontic technology solutions company: 5 takeaways

Dentsply Sirona signed a definitive agreement to acquire OraMetrix, a 3-D orthodontics technology solutions provider .

Here are five takeaways.

1. OraMetrix's products portfolio includes a computer-aided design platform specifically designed for dental professionals to delivery consistent orthodontic outcomes.

2. With the acquisition, Dentsply Sirona will provide comprehensive orthodontic offerings, including a full arch clear aligner solution.

3. Dentsply Sirona will also be able to provide an end-to-end digital workflow solution for a comprehensive range of devices. The goal is for dental professionals to match their patient's demands for aesthetic and treatment time.

4. OraMetrix's revenues currently sit around $20 million.

5. To speed up the acquisition, Dentsply Sirona plans to incur additional investments and expenses. This will be slightly dilutive to the company's overall earnings per share in 2018 and 2019.

More articles on dentists:
Drs. Tera Greene, Chad Evans & more: 5 dentists making headlines
ADA enacts new policy to curb opioid epidemic: 5 things to know
Pacific Dental Services, Aspen Dental & more: 7 dental companies making headlines

Copyright © 2021 Becker's Healthcare. All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy. Cookie Policy. Linking and Reprinting Policy.