Water Street Healthcare Partners Acquires OraPharma, Inc. Wednesday, January 05, 2011 - 12:10 PM - 6 years, 11 months ago - Dental News - WebDentistry CHICAGO, Illinois – Water Street Healthcare Partners announced today that it has acquired OraPharma, Inc. from Johnson & Johnson. Water Street, a strategic private equity firm focused exclusively on health care, plans to build OraPharma into a leading specialty pharmaceutical company focused on dental and oral health care. It is Water Street's latest agreement with a global health care company to acquire a business and expand its group of companies specializing in life sciences, medical devices, distribution and health care services.
Hu-Friedy Introduces Ultrasonic Insert Innovation Monday, January 03, 2011 - 12:22 PM - 6 years, 11 months ago - Dental News - WebDentistry CHICAGO, Illinois – Hu-Friedy, a global leader in the manufacturing of dental instruments, announced today the introduction of the Swivel XT™ Ultrasonic Insert, a thinner, stronger insert that can reach and remove heavy debris from interproximal and subgingival areas.
Arlington Heights Dentist Creates a Patient Education Page to Enhance Patient Knowledge Friday, December 31, 2010 - 01:00 PM - 6 years, 11 months ago - Dental News - WebDentistry ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Illinois – Premier Arlington Heights dentist, Dr. Meena Barsoum of Impressive Smiles, has added a new feature to his practice's innovative website. Patients can now visit this Arlington Heights cosmetic dentist's website to access his patient education library. The patient education library was generated to further engage and inform patients on an array of dental procedures and treatments.