For over 25 years, MyDent International has been a prominent figure in the health care products arena, providing the DEFEND line of infection control products, disposables, and impression material systems. DEFEND products are backed by superior service, outstanding customer support and global network of distribution partners in 43 countries-from the Americas to the Far East. With worldwide production and shipping facilities and a growing network of importers and distributers, DEFEND products are moving faster than ever.
Nanova Biomaterials, Inc.
Nanova Inc. was founded in 2007 by a group of four dedicated researchers, two of whom are from the University of Missouri. Nanova Biomaterials, Inc. is the product of their vision. Established in 2013, NBI was created to focus on nanotechnology research and to use that research to manufacture dental and medical consumables. Our mission is to continually improve our products beyond the industry standards with the help of our brilliant engineers and rigorous research. NBI boasts a highly qualified staff, the majority of whom hold MS or PhD degrees. All research, development, and manufacturing takes place in our facility in Columbia, Missouri. We are proud to manufacture all of our products in the United States.
Nashville Dental, Inc.
Nashville Dental has been family-owned and operated from day one of its long history. The company is currently in its third generation of management by the same family. Our team has a history of leadership in the industry, including holding the chair of the American Dental Trade Association (counterpart to the ADA). The only locally owned supplier in the region, we now bring comprehensive product choice to Tennessee, Kentucky, Alabama, north Georgia, and south Indiana.
National Distribution & Contracting, Inc.
NDC represents over 280 distributors, the largest organization of independent medical, surgical, dental and laboratory supply distributors in the United States. NDC provides a unique collection of business services including master distribution and logistics on behalf of distributors and manufacturers serving healthcare providers throughout the United States, Canada, Caribbean and parts of Central America.
Norman Hicks Consulting
I offer professional, discreet help to companies with work to get done, and currently no one to do it. Product development, market research, pre-market evaluation, academic liaison, technical writing, training, and more.
With over 43 years in the dental Class 2 Sales, Marketing and Management, including 18 as an independent consultant, I connect people with ideas to people with skills and capital, to people with design and manufacturing capability, to people with evaluation & testing capacity to people with distribution channels. Or the other way around.
NSK Dental America
Founded in 1930, NSK is the world’s largest manufacturer of rotary instruments for the dental profession. NSK manufactures a wide range of small equipment including, air driven high speed and low speed handpieces, electric micromotors, electric handpieces, implant/surgical micromotors and handpieces, endodontic handpieces, ultrasonic scalers for hygiene and oral surgery, laboratory motors and handpieces and handpiece maintenance systems. NSK operates its North American operations from Hoffman Estates, IL where it provides a full range of repair services for its complete product line.
Manufacturer of loupes for dentists and oral surgeons.
Manufacture Oral Appliances that address sleep, breathing and airway issues all while straightening teeth without braces. Work with patients age 2-84.
Pac-Dent International, Inc.
We specialize in the design, manufacture, and wholesale of disposable dental products and small dental equipment. Our goal is to provide the highest quality products with competitive prices and professional services.
Palmero Health Care
A global leader in infection control products. From protective eyewear to disinfectant sprays and wipes, our mission is to help prevent the spread of infection and cross-contamination with innovative and cost-effective products.
Parker Hannifin Corporation
With annual sales exceeding $12 billion for fiscal year 2011, Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of commercial, mobile, industrial and aerospace markets.
The company's products are vital to virtually everything that moves or requires control, including the manufacture and processing of raw materials, durable goods, infrastructure development and all forms of transport. Traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "PH," Parker is strategically diversified, value-driven and well positioned for global growth as the industry consolidator and supplier of choice.
Pascal Company, Inc.
Pascal International, Inc. manufactures innovative products for the dental professional. Pascal offers comprehensive product lines which include infection control, tissue management, and preventative products. Pascal is committed to provide appealing products of the highest quality possible, curteous and efficient service, and shipments delivered correctly and promptly.
Patterson Dental provides differentiated products, services and solutions throughout North America – partnering with all oral health professionals, creating an improved patient experience and practice lifestyle.
As one of North America’s largest distributors of dental merchandise and technology leaders for dental practices, Patterson Dental offers over 105,000 products and a wide range of leading equipment, software, technology solutions and services. From humble beginnings in a one-room Milwaukee drugstore in 1877, Patterson has grown to meet the needs of dental professionals through more than 80 branch offices nationwide and over 1,300 sales representatives and equipment specialists in the United States and Canada (Patterson Canada). As part of its commitment to be the one source dental professionals can depend on for everything they need, Patterson acquired software developers EagleSoft, Inc. in 1997 and CAESY Education Systems in 2004. The Company further expanded its technology offering with the acquisitions of Dolphin Imaging Systems and Dolphin Practice Management, the world’s leading providers of 3D imaging and practice management software for specialized dental practitioners (including orthodontists, oral and maxillofacial surgeons and oral and maxillofacial radiologists).
PDT, Inc. - Paradise Dental Technologies
PDT, Inc.’s innovative instruments were created in cooperation with clinicians around the world to have the most ergonomic designs available. Our lightweight, wide handles provide clinicians with a more comfortable, secure grip while reducing hand fatigue and pinch. Our sharp, durable, and balanced blade designs provide better access to reduce discomfort for both patient and practitioner. Our goal is to create products that lessen the strain for clinicians and reduce the risk of developing musculoskeletal disorders. By pursuing the goal of truly innovative, ergonomic passionately, PDTs products help keep clinicians healthier and happier while making sure patients are comfortable.
Planmeca is one of the largest privately held companies in the dental equipment market. We provide imaging and software solutions for all dental specialties and partner with government, university, and dental school organizations. Our advanced technology includes digital dental imaging equipment, dental treatment systems, smart dental instruments and innovative custom cabinetry. Planmeca’s ProMax® 3D imaging systems feature our exclusive Planmeca Ultra-Low Dose™ protocol and Planmeca CALM™ motion correction algorithm. Our equipment is upgradable and networked with industry-leading Planmeca Romexis® open architecture software and connects with most third-party vendor equipment. Our products are available through authorized dealer and distribution partnerships.
Premier Dental Products Company
Premier Dental Products Company, a manufacturer and distributer of dental products for more than 95 years, is dedicated to bringing innovative products through a worldwide network of dealers to help dental professionals deliver better care in preventative, restorative, cosmetic, and prosthetic areas of dentistry.
Preventive Technologies, Inc. (Preventech®) develops and markets innovative preventive care products focused on dental disease prevention. Since 1994, Preventech has provided high quality products that are used in nearly every preventive dentistry procedure. Our sales force works closely with a network of exclusive dental distributor partners to provide technical training and support while furthering our influence as one of the leading companies in the U.S. preventive dental care market.
ProTech Professional Products, Inc.
Protech is a manufacturer of denture and orthodontic cleaners, acrylics, polishing materials and UBAR metal bonding agents as well as other items for use in the dental office and dental lab.
A sales organization representing manufacturers in the dental market.
Pulpdent Corporation is a family owned dental research, product development, and manufacturing company founded in 1947. Pulpdent is the world leader in esthetic bioactive dental restorative materials that stimulate apatite formation and the natural remineralization process, and mimic the physical and chemical properties of teeth. 21st century innovations include the first moisture-friendly dental resins, the first bioactive esthetic composite resins, the first fracture-resistant rubberized resins, and proprietary methods of incorporating bioavailable calcium and phosphate in single-component dental materials to deliver essential minerals to tooth structure and help teeth stay healthy. Pulpdent products are manufactured in Watertown, Massachusetts USA.
Established in 2009, PureLife offers dental health professionals a unique combination of name-brand products, compelling prices and high-touch service, so “better health” can be a realistic part of every purchase decision they make. From everyday dental supplies to complete waste compliance solutions, we take pride in building strong relationships with our customers, offering advice on the products that best address the customer's needs and educating them on the health benefits or ecological aspects of the solutions that we sell.
Reliance Dental Manufacturing Company produces dental acrylics and supplies. Our products are sold to dental importers and dealers worldwide. They are then used by dentists and dental labs.
Researches Techniques Dentaires
Recherches Techniques Dentaires (RTD) was established in 1968 in Grenoble, France, by Dr. Marc Reynaud; a practicing dentist. The original product line consisted of several plastic endodontic posts for casting techniques. In 1986, RTD began marketing posts utilizing short, random carbon fibers, for temporary reconstructions. This experimentation inspired the development of the FIRST high-performance fiber post.Collaboration between Dr. Reynaud and Dr. Bernard Duret culminated in the 1988 introduction of the ORIGINAL Carbon Fiber Post- COMPOSIPOST- with long, equally pre-tensed carbon fiber.
Richmond Dental & Medical
Richmond Dental and Medical is a leading manufacturer and distributor of disposable products such as braided cotton rolls, pellets, nonwoven sponges and gauze, Level I and Level III face masks, and dispensers. Since 1895, Richmond has been supplying the dental market with high quality products such as:
Our mirror-like Reflective Shields Plus®, which illuminate the back quadrant and retract the cheek, do not stick to the mucosa. This Dentistry Today’s Top 100 Products provides superior absorption without compromising the work area.
Dental practices love our sterilized, prepackaged, 8-ply SteriPocket® Sponges to hand to patients after an extraction. It saves the practice time and money from wasting too many sponges, while having to autoclave them in-house. The Dental Advisor voted our SteriPocket a preferred product, as well as Editor’s Choice.
Richmond’s Level III Path-O-Guard™ Earloop Face Mask, awarded 4.5+ by The Dental Advisor for its breathability and comfort, offers bacterial filtration ≥ 98% efficiency.
Our EZ UP® Pellet Dispenser accommodates our 100% cotton pellets sizes #1 through #5. Our autoclavable braided roll dispensers and nonwoven sponge dispensers are also favorites of many practices.
Safco Dental Supply Company
Since its founding in 1945, Safco Dental Supply Co. has become one of the nation’s leading suppliers of dental products. The second-generation family-owned business is committed to providing dental practices with exceptional customer service and sustainable business practices. The company maintains an inventory of more than 16,000 competitively priced products from over 200 vendor partners, including its own private label line.
Safco's catalog & website are incredibly accurate and easy-to-use. Our passion is fast, easy, friendly ordering and customer service, by phone, online or fax. Safco's employees are meticulous in creating a flawless customer experience.
Safco has a unique business model which includes: same day free shipping, 99%+ shipped order accuracy, 98% order fill factor, and a comprehensive 30-day guarantee on all products.
Our home today is a state-of-the-art 160,000 square foot building outside of Chicago, Illinois.
SciCan is a full spectrum infection control solutions provider working together with industry professionals and regulators to provide the market with the most innovative and effective products available. However, SciCan is more than just products. SciCan Infection Control experts bring with them solutions resulting from years of experience in design, work flow and sound ergonomics.
SciCan’s knowledge of infection control is evident in its design and planning approach which is made available to customers before, during and after the process of upgrading or redesigning your facility. SciCan’s solutions can be applied to the largest ASC, or multi-office dental practice, to the smallest clinic.
SDI (North America), Inc.
SDI (North America), Inc. is the North American headquarters of SDI Limited, a publically listed company based in Australia. SDI researches, develops, manufactures and distributes dental restoratives, tooth whitening products and small equipment to over 100+ countries globally.
Since its foundation in 1932 by Annie & Nestor Schiller, Septodont has developed, manufactured and distributed a wide range of high quality products for dental professionals.
Due to our long tradition of innovation and quality, we are at the forefront of the dental pharmaceutical industry. From local anesthetic cartridges, topical gels, dental needles obturation powders & pastes to innovative restorative solutions, we can meet your needs in pain control, endodontics, restorative dentistry, infection control and more.
Share Moving Media
Share Moving Media is the publisher of both First Impressions and Efficiency in Group Practice magazines. First Impressions magazine focuses on the distribution sales person while Efficiency in Group Practice is the first publication geared to dental group practices and DSOs. Share Moving Media also provides an e-newsletter called the Weekly Drill which provides dental industry updates and an online dental product resource app named Dental Sales Pro Connect. Share Moving Media provides dental media solutions to help move market share.
Shofu Dental Corporation
Shofu Dental Corporation has a long history of providing the dental community with an extensive range of quality products. Shofu is known for its Brownies and Greenies, cements, composites, Robot Diamonds, Beautibond and Beautifill Flow Plus, is an all-in-one base, liner and restorative material approved for all indications.
In 1999, Solmetex® designed the Hg5 that has quickly become the industry standard in Amalgam Separation. We have extensive experience in water chemistry, chemical separation science, process engineering, high performance manufacturing as well as Federal, State and local regulations governing water and hazardous wastes. What makes Solmetex different is our ‘Total Solution Provider’ concept – that integrates waste handling and recycling into our complete product line to provide a truly Green set of solutions. Solmetex is the global leader and our Hg5 system is the gold standard in high performance amalgam separation.
Spear Education is a company focused on dental education, training, workshops, on-line tutorials, patient education and study club support.
Specialty Glass, Inc.
Manufacturer of Customized Frit and Ground Glass for Restorative Dental Applications.
Supply Clinic is the online marketplace for dental supplies. The company allows distributors and manufacturers to reach a broader customer base online, and allows customers to purchase from multiple authorized sources through a single checkout.
SUVISON America Corp.
Since 1973 SUVISON has provided global oral healthcare information online and offline on professional, technical, human, commerical, and industrial resources to the world dental community. It offers informative, promotional, advertising, and marketing services closely related to the dental trade and industry worldwide, by operating the SUVISON websites (www.suvison.com and www.suvison.net), and publishing the GUIDE TO THE WORLD DENTAL INDUSTRY BY COUNTRY.
At Belmont Equipment (a division of Takara Belmont USA, Inc.), we understand the passion that doctors and assistants have when they come to work each day. We get the pride that comes with working with both your head and your hands – respecting the intricacies of patients’ mouths, artfully and carefully caring for and constructing solutions to improve or remedy issues. We know you take the same care and consideration when selecting the furnishings and equipment for your operatory – that’s who you are. It’s who we are too.
We are manufacturers and distributors of General Dentistry and Laboratory Products, Trident Dental Co's oral / surgical instruments, Blazer torches, Perfectone Mold Co's temporary acrylic and pontic molds and microscopes.
The Dental Advisor
Dental Advisor has been serving dental professionals since 1983. Our publication is read worldwide and relied upon for objective, third-party research and information. Manufacturers and distributors work in conjunction with us as a resource for pre-market testing, clinical evaluation, long-term in-vivo studies, and laboratory testing. By combining science and practical, every day clinical experience, we provide insight to anyone in the industry looking for independent, trustworthy information.
The Dentists Supply Company
The Dentists Supply Company (TDSC) is a dental supply distributor and online retailer that leverages collective buying power to deliver consistent, competitive prices through tdsc.com. We offer customers a broad selection of supplies and small equipment – everything from adhesives to x-ray materials – from more than 350 manufacturers. Our primary customer base is the collective of independent dentists who are members of organized dentistry at the national, state and local levels.
Tokuyama Dental America Inc.
Tokuyama draws on nearly a century of accomplishments and knowledge in the dental industry. Operating on a global scale, our mission is to listen to the clinician’s needs, incorporate the clinician’s voice into the development of innovative products, and ensure our products meet the highest standards of quality. Tokuyama is a steward of cutting-edge technology and specialty products that improve the lives of clinicians and their patients.
Treloar & Heisel
Treloar & Heisel is a financial services provider to dental and medical professionals across the country. We assist thousands of clients from residency to practice and through retirement with a comprehensive suite of financial services, custom-tailored advice, and a strong network focused on delivering the highest level of service.
Tri Hawk International Corporation
Tri Hawk burs are, quite simply, unlike any you have ever used before. They feature unique designs, unique metal blends and unique welding technology. As a result, they cut faster and more precisely, and resist breakage better, than any burs you have likely ever seen. And, designed for single-patient use, they provide unsurpassed staff and patient safety, and they save practices the time and money that would otherwise be wasted cleaning burs.
Tuttnauer USA Company
Tuttnauer products can be found in dental and private clinics around the world, providing the critical support that enables professionals to carry out their work in an optimal environment. With various mechanical and automatic autoclaves plus a range of complementary products, Tuttnauer is truly a one-stop-shop for the sterilization and infection control needs of any clinic.
Ultradent Products, Inc.
Improving Oral Health Globally. We are driven to improve oral health globally through science, creativity, and education. Our passion to improve oral health has made Ultradent into the incredible company it is today. Ultradent is a global dental and orthodontic manufacturing company that has experienced non-stop growth for over 30 years, and is driven for continued growth! We have vertically integrated disciplines of chemistry, engineering, automation, robotics, marketing, and more. Ultradent’s products are used worldwide by dentists, orthodontists, group practices, dental labs, government agencies, and universities.
Vatech is a leading manufacturer of radiographic imaging solutions for the medical, dental and veterinary fields with offices in over 70 countries worldwide.
Since its beginnings in 1997, Vista Dental has stayed true to the goal of producing quality dental products which offer superior clinical results. As a result of a “Mountains Above the Rest” commitment to quality, creative product development, and impassioned commitment of its employees, Vista has emerged as a leading producer of brand name merchandise.
Today Vista Dental designs, manufactures, packages and distributes more than 300 cataloged items, many of which offer significant advantages and margin improvement opportunities to both our end users and dealers alike.
VOCO America, Inc.
VOCO America Inc is a subsidiary of VOCO GmbH, Germany. For more than 30 years, VOCO has been a recognized leading manufacturer of dental products and dental equipment. VOCO's clinically customized and economical products are used by dentists and technicians in more than 110 countries around the world. VOCO's quality products are developed and manufactured with state-of-the-art custom equipment in Cuxhaven, Germany. At VOCO, quality control is a tradition. VOCO standards exceed those of the German Pharmaceutical laws, Medical Product laws and governing international standards. Furthermore, VOCO's quality control system has been certified according to ISO 9001/EN 46001 since 1994.
VOCO products are available in the US exclusively from Patterson and Henry Schein.
W&H North America, Inc.
The W&H Group, a family-run company based in Bürmoos, Austria, is one of the leading manufacturers of dental transmission instruments & devices in the world. Established in 1890 by the precision engineers Weber and Hampel, the company was acquired by the Malata Family in 1958. Innovative product and service solutions, a strong focus on research and development, vision and social responsibility have made W&H a successful local and global player.
W&H has 1000 employees throughout the world, and exports its products to more than 110 countries. The family company operates two production sites in Bürmoos (Austria), one in Brusaporto (Italy) and 18 subsidiaries in Europe, Asia and North America. The current range of products includes rotating instruments for restoration and prosthetics, endodontics, implantology (putting in tooth implants) and prophylaxis, as well as instruments for the field of hygiene and maintenance and for dental laboratories. W&H dental products are among the best quality instruments on the market and are used in dentists’ practices, dental hospitals, dental laboratories and in micro-surgery.
Wala Enterprises LLC
Wala Enterprises functions to:
1. Help Dental Practice Management (DPM) companies realize healthier margins by connecting with key manufacturers and leveraging the best market opportunities.
2. Work with manufacturers to identify key methods and strategies to: identify marketing and advertising strategies that reach small and mid-sized distributors; roll out entire product line to small and mid-size dental distributors; stimulate the growth of a certain product; effectively navigate special markets; and position their company against the current lineup of small and mid-size dental distributors.
3. Advise distributors on: developing relationships with key vendors; tapping into and growing in specialized markets; developing marketing plans with turn-key materials, campaigns, and collateral; and refining strategies to gain manufacture authorization.
4. Provide DPMs, distributors, and manufacturers dental industry market insights and strategy planning advisement.
5. Work with manufacturers to effectively navigate the dental market in India.
6. Advise on UDI matters
We also manufacture high quality labels for the industry.