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I visited a teeth-straightening startup and found out I needed a root canal – TechCrunch

I visited a teeth-straightening startup and found out I needed a root canal – TechCrunch Going to the dentist can be anxiety-inducing. Unfortunately, it was no different for me last week when I went to discuss Uniform Teeth’s recent $4 million seed funding round from Lerer Hippeau, Refactor Capital, Founder’s …

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Drug-infused 3D-printed dentures promise to bite back against infections

Drug-infused 3D-printed dentures promise to bite back against infections Researchers from the University at Buffalo have developed 3D-printed dentures which are able to release controlled doses of medication. They could be used to help battle infections. The post Drug-infused 3D-printed dentures promise to bite back against infections appeared first on …

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Tech startups want to go inside your mouth

D ental care can be costly and hard to access, especially if you live in a rural community or a third-world country. In fact, the biggest barrier to dental care is cost. This is according to the American Dental Association, which says many rural areas lack access to dental professionals.  Other than the …

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You’ll be flossing all your teeth at once with Blizzident’s customized 3D-Flosser

Blizzident’s 3D-Flosser uses a 3D scan of a person’s mouth to create a wireframe for dental floss. The result? Just bite down on it and you’ll be flossing all of your teeth in just five seconds. The post You’ll be flossing all your teeth at once with Blizzident’s customized 3D-Flosser …

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