W&H Corporate News
There was no shortage of action at the world’s leading trade fair for the dental community, IDS in Cologne, with countless product innovations being presented. What’s more, the W&H Innovation Days in South America offered interested parties the chance to find out all about the latest developments in the world of dentistry. Our newly revamped brand identity is impressing customers and partners and, we hope, you too. No one is better placed than you to tell us what your concerns and wishes are and how well we are meeting your expectations. We’d be delighted if you would take part in our big W&H customer satisfaction survey. You’ll have the chance to win fantastic prizes as a small thank you for taking part.
Feeling the pulse ioDent® – The internet of dental things
Welcome to the world of digital dentistry! The Internet of things is no longer just a 'vision for the future' in dental practice. Intelligent and networked products are now able to communicate via cloud-based systems, providing even more safety in the dental practice and enabling resources to be used proactively and therefore efficiently. ioDent® – W&H Smart Dental Solutions – is W&H’s new brand of digital solutions for the dental sector and it made quite an impression on trade visitors at the IDS! Read on to find out more!
Experience our new products at the IDS in Cologne!
It’s that time again – the IDS in Cologne starts today! Look forward to new and innovative products – from smart solutions through to workflows that assist with treatments. You will have the opportunity to discover our product innovations live across an area of around 300 m². Experience our high-tech solutions with interactive tools and gain astonishing insights into today’s dental technology. Visit us in hall 10.1, aisle C10–D11. We look forward to seeing you!
The art of prophylaxis #patient2fan
Patient service is a source of pleasure – particularly in prophylaxis, supportive periodontal therapy and clinical aftercare of implants. Benefit from the positive associations with this area to enhance the image of your practice and gain further appreciation from your patients. With the new solutions W&H offers a compact, easy to handle solution for everything you need, no matter whether it is professional cleaning, biofilm management or - for a prophylactic treatment which is optimally tailored to the needs of patients and users alike. We would love to show you the outstanding highlights of our W&H stand at the IDS in Cologne Enjoy the read! Your W&H web team
Irresistible: Advantages for rotary polishing.
In modern dental treatment, the professional mechanical removal of plaque and biofilm is an integral part of the prophylaxis workflow. In addition to daily oral hygiene at home, professional mechanical plaque removal (PMPR) of calcified and soft deposits (biofilm) represents one of the most important prophylactic measures against gingivitis and the periodontitis/periimplantitis, which develops as a result. Here you can find a particularly smart solution for polishing!
Synea 4ever young
Synea turbine handpieces plus straight and contra-angle handpieces from W&H meet all the requirements for safe and gentle preparation. Since 1998, Synea has been constantly striving to improve and to better meet your needs. This has resulted in 20 years of unique and ground-breaking innovations. We would like to congratulate Synea on this fantastic achievement!
Heroes to patients
Dentists and dental professionals are heroes to their patients. With their dedication, professional skill or simply a friendly smile, they can help turn a dental appointment into a positive experience. They do this simply because they care and want to make sure their patients feel comfortable. We are shining a light on you, to highlight all that you do for your patients. Together we make it happen!
Brand new videos: Active information as far as the eye can see
So much news and so little time? Taking a look at the W&H video channel might help! Videos provide information quickly, simply, clearly and entertainingly like no other medium. The latest videos released talk about the successful EuroPerio trade fair in Amsterdam, present the latest innovation, the innovative electric motor, and introduce eight new user videos for the W&H Piezo scaler tips.
REMINDER: W&H at the EuroPerio in Amsterdam
Periodontitis is one of the most widespread chronic illnesses, affecting millions of people worldwide. Periodontitis as a chronic disease significantly increases the likelihood of biological complications following implantation and poses a risk of implant loss. Here you can learn more about the all-in-one clinical solution NIWOP offered by W&H, which comprises an optimised, systematic work flow with pretreatment and aftercare on either side of implantation.
Dr X Pert: Because you always know what to do!
Periodontitis is one of the most widespread chronic illnesses, affecting millions of people worldwide. The European Periodontology Day on 12 May 2018 is the perfect opportunity to raise awareness about this prolific disease. Periodontitis as a chronic disease significantly increases the likelihood of biological complications following implantation and poses a risk of implant loss. Here you can learn more about the all-in-one clinical solution NIWOP offered by W&H, which comprises an optimised, systematic work flow with pretreatment and aftercare on either side of implantation.
W&H acquires Swedish specialist Osstell
W&H President and CEO Peter Malata announced the acquisition of the Swedish medical technology company Osstell AB on 1st March 2018. This purchase continues the international growth of the Austrian family-owned company W&H Dentalwerk Bürmoos GmbH. W&H President and CEO Dipl.-Ing. Peter Malata and Osstell CEO Jonas Ehinger are joining forces with the aim of further strengthening the expertise of W&H in the field of oral surgery and implantology in the future.
W&H Dentists: Everyday Heroes!
W&H’s new image campaign 'From a patient to a fan' will be turning a spotlight on dentists and dental professionals. These everyday heroes ensure their patients are in safe and reliable hands whatever the treatment situation. They show great dedication to their work and time and again manage to put a smile on their patients’ faces, simply because they care. Even the smallest of their patients’ difficulties is a major concern. That’s why they are always gaining new fans and succeed again in making their patients happy.
Implantmed met with global experts’ approval
Brazil, Panama, Bulgaria or Croatia - the new surgical device Implantmed is causing a sensation at conferences worldwide. This is hardly surprising since, when used in combination with the Osstell ISQ module, it is perfectly designed to meet surgeons’ expectations surrounding modern clinical practice equipment. It ticks all the boxes for hygiene, comfort and functionality, and it is safe, simple and flexible. Having been awarded the "Red Dot Design Award” for outstanding design, it goes to show that W&H products are of the highest design quality.
Good moods are catching!
Red – green – orange: Wherever you look, the variety is bigger than ever. With the utmost confidence, W&H is heading into an exciting time of exhibitions and congresses where we look forward presenting to you the latest innovations. Innovation and W&H are closely linked to each other today as they have been for years and as is confirmed by the numerous positive feedbacks from users of W&H instruments and devices on a daily basis or had the chance to try them at one of the congresses for the first time.
Ready for the dental future
as in personal life, using digital technology in dental medicine also makes many things easier. Processes are more stable and traceable. Particularly challenging with digitalization, is handling the increasing complexities and flexibility of cooperation across various application areas. W&H has received numerous awards globally for unique innovations and today, provides concrete solutions for integrated and connected systems.
The new W&H video channel
Get even closer to the world of innovative dental solutions. With its video channel - video.wh.com, W&H has developed a new online platform that gives visitors exceptionally straightforward and user-friendly access to online videos from the world of dentistry. It’s now easier than ever to gain a comprehensive overview of the W&H range, access helpful tips or discover handy information on clinical topics.
Centre of attraction and exciting products
From 21st to 25th March, thousands descended on Cologne for the world's largest specialist dental trade fair. The W&H stand with future-oriented product innovations was a main attraction for many visitors. We are pleased to present the highlights here again: like the new Implantmed surgical unit, the new Assistina TWIN and many more. Thank you to all customers, business associates and partners for the interesting dialogue and positive feedback. We wish you the very best of success with the new W&H products.
Be yourself. With exciting products.
The time has come. The IDS is taking place in Cologne from Tuesday, 21 March to Saturday, 25 March 2017. Be prepared today for extraordinary product innovations - for tailor-made solutions in the areas of restoration & prosthetics, oral surgery, hygiene & maintenance and prophylaxis & periodontology. Be prepared for professional consulting and excellent service. Let's meet in Hall 10.1, Booth C10-D11. We look forward to seeing you!
Preview: IDS in Cologne
The International Dental Show (IDS) will be opening its doors in less than two months from now, from 21 to 25 March 2017. Experts from the world of dentistry will come together at this leading international trade fair, being held in Cologne, where they will be able to have a complete picture of the state of the art and current dental innovations plus interesting new products and services. We would love to show you the outstanding highlights of our W&H stand.
Your new Implantmed - simple - safe - flexible
The presentation of the new Implantmed at trade fairs was a complete success. From ADF in France to Swedental in Sweden, and the BDIA in the UK to Fachdental throughout Germany, implantologists agreed that the new Implantmed impresses with new features that you’ll never want to be without again. Why not view, compare and test the product innovations at a dental trade fair near you and benefit from expert knowledge and attractive campaigns and offers.
Replacing missing teeth perfectly!
Alongside evaluation of the bone quality and targeted bone augmentation, an implant also needs to be positioned in such a way that it integrates perfectly into the jaw. Achieving results that thrill patients from both a functional and an aesthetic perspective it is a challenge faced daily by dental surgeons. Specially designed for this demanding requirements the new 4th generation of Implantmed surgical unit offers comprehensive support and thanks to the Osstell ISQ module, with which it can be upgraded any time, it allows a reliable evaluation of osseointegration.
New Implantmed: safe, simple, flexible
For over 15 years W&H has been selling the Implantmed surgical device to dental implantologists and has proven to provide the best support for oral surgical procedures in the fields of implantology and maxillofacial surgery with maximum precision. The new generation of Implantmed, introduced in September 2016 offers users both the tried-and-tested Implantmed functions and a unique system for assessing the stability of an implant, customizable features that can be retrofitted if required, a high-tech, intuitive user interface and an even more powerful motor.
Takes your heart by storm!
Demanding patients, more stringent legal conditions and the requirement for continuous improvement in the economic efficiency of the dental practice means greater challenges for dentists. Product developers and dentists agree that the Lisa type B water steam sterilizer is setting a new benchmark in the dental market and with its state-of-the-art functions can easily be adapted to the specific requirements of users.
A beaming smile always goes down well!
"Say cheese!" is the phrase used in many countries when photographers want to put a smile on someone's face. Many languages have a particular word of their own that is used as an effective means of pulling up the corners of the mouth. However, a truly successful smile requires professionally maintained teeth. W&H provides dentists and dental hygienists with the perfect instruments and equipment, which are incredibly gentle yet powerful so as to ensure healthy and radiant teeth, as well as being easy to operate.
Speed, safety and optimally prepared!
With winter meaning snow and freezing cold conditions in many countries, preparation is vital when it comes to having some fun while staying safe at the same time. No matter whether your year has started with wintry weather or a tropical rainy season, W&H is here to make sure you are ready for anything in your practice. You can find out everything you need to know about W&H's product innovations at a large number of specialist conferences and other events around the world. Of course, you can also head to our website to read up on the very latest.
Well prepared for the future
W&H has been setting trends in the international dental industry for 125 years. A whole range of pioneering inventions are now synonymous with the family-owned company based in Salzburg, Austria, and they are shaping the daily lives of dentists across the globe. The latest example of the successful W&H development series in the field of oral surgery is the new Piezomed piezosurgical device, the highlight of many congresses and exhibitions this autumn.
The new Class B Lisa sterilizer
The efficient sterilization of dental instruments and the optimal organization of work procedures are the focus of contemporary hygiene concepts. Today modern processes in sterilization require the use of latest technologies. With the new Lisa sterilizer W&H offers to the most demanding dental practice a modern and high quality device with the highest sterilization efficiency.
W&H innovations - for everyone
It is safe to say that we are thrilled to have received an accolade in Great Britain, with the Synea Vision Turbine with 5x ring LED+ being rated as "highly recommended". What's more our innovative products and solutions never fail to impress with their outstanding exclusive features in everyday use in dental practices, offering all dentists and dental hygienists indispensable benefits to make their work easier and more efficient.
The right equipment for every step
No matter what your requirements, W&H has it covered: If you work in implantology or perform oral surgery you will have very specific demands when it comes to your drive unit. W&H supports you with a range of equipment and instruments which are ideally suited to the various requirements of oral surgery and implantology. Their products boast numerous functions and programmes, innovative ultrasonic technology, as well as being powerful and easy to use. You benefit from the experience of numerous experts, making compromises a thing of the past.
Not all LEDs are the same!
Yes, it's true – LEDs in dental turbines are no longer new. But as is so often the case, the difference is in the detail. In this newsletter we show you how W&H is revolutionising ease of use and visual comfort with five LEDs and five spray ports. Don't just take our word for it – see the 100% shadow-free illumination of Synea Vision turbines in comparison to turbines from other manufacturers for yourself.
Green, green, green ... that was the theme at IDS 2015!
W&H saw the IDS as yet another chance to celebrate its 125th anniversary, and the Austrian family business took this opportunity to reaffirm its place amongst the industry leaders in today's dental market. We would like to thank all of our customers, business associates and partners for the interesting and engaging dialogue and wish you the very best of success with the new W&H products. Your W&H web team
See you in Cologne! IDS Preview
The IDS is taking place from Tuesday, 10 March to Saturday, 14 March 2015. Let's meet from March, 10-14 2015 in Hall 10.1, Booth C10-D11 and be prepared today for extraordinary product innovations. Be prepared for tailor-made solutions in the areas of restoration & prosthetics, oral surgery, hygiene & maintenance and prophylaxis & periodontology. Be prepared for professional consulting and excellent service. We look forward to seeing you!
Surgical trends at the IDS in Cologne
More and more vendors, more and more products and techniques are expecting you at the IDS in Cologne. So it's good to know what is really important. We will inform you already today about the latest developments in dental surgery and prove once again: with W&H you are always prepared. We are looking forward to welcome you on our IDS Booth Hall 10.1, C10/D11 from March, 10th-14th.
The countdown has begun
The countdown is on for the end of the year and to the International Dental Show in Cologne, from 10 to 14 March 2015 - there are less than 100 days to go. We look forward to meeting you there and we will send you advanced information and benefits from today. See now a few of the highlights that will await you at the fair. With W&H you are always prepared: Hall 10.1, C10 / D11.
Fast and precise preparation with new Alegra series
The new "Made in Austria" Alegra series are designed with proven W&H quality. High-quality materials make them particularly durable and long lasting. With this combination plus the powerful air motors for straight- and contra-angle handpieces the Alegra series is the perfect partner when working on your patients. Discover the new innovative range, with the product features and benefits for you!
Please take a seat!
We have the latest news ready for you. Get comprehensive insight into the work of endodontics, share opinions with experts or learn how professional tooth cleaning succeeds in every case. Now is the best opportunity to receive information about the latest developments in the dental market on of the upcoming trade shows your country.
Whether it is wisdom tooth extractions, tooth separations and apical resections - you are prepared for anything with W&H surgical devices for oral surgery and implantology. Good to know that you can always fall back on the correct, powerful and reliable devices for special surgical requirements. Ask our experts at numerous trade fairs and workshops and see for yourself.
Synea Vision New Range
The new W&H Synea Vision – range of instruments offers the right instrument for every application in restoration and prosthetics. New in the assortment are: ring LED for high speeds in different head sizes, microturbines for minimal-invasive treatment or the new Synea Vision short edition contra-angles. Here you find an overview of the latest products, their functions and first experiences and user reports.
„Vision“ brings insight
To find the right tool for different applications is not always easy, given the large number of transmission handpieces in the market. Read what buying criteria for the selection are relevant and how the new Synea vision instruments can make a long working day relaxing.
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Who are you rooting for?
Fans the world over are keeping their fingers crossed for their favourite players and getting behind their teams with gusto. While the professional footballers philosophise over formations and tactics, we at W&H are working day in, day out to assemble a winning team of dental instruments and devices capable of delivering the best possible result for your patients – even the little ones! Stay on the ball with the W&H newsletter.
Solutions to make your work easier!
Easier to use, quieter and more powerful – these are the three qualities that characterise not only the new W&H turbine systems but also many of the company's other products. In our latest demonstration videos and reports from users and hygiene experts, we show you just how easy it is to maintain and operate your W&H instruments correctly. Discover the advantages that even experienced users may have overlooked. Enjoy the read!
Improved safety for your dental practice!
Excellent hygiene is the hallmark of a well-managed dental practice. Not only are patients demanding the highest standards from the dentist nowadays, strict guidelines in the hygiene sector require compliance with validated cleaning processes and the implementation of state-of-the-art technologies. This is demontrated once again by the fact that W&H not only offers a complete solution for the entire hygienic process, but also advanced technologies for surgery or dental caries therapy.
Art in every detail
In medicine precision is of vital importance. Even the smallest parts which are used in W&H products are made of high performance materials with utmost precision meeting the highest quality requirements. This is demonstrated more than once with the latest products as the microturbine with a small head or the wide range of tips for the air scaler. The result: especially gentle care of teeth.
You have to see this!
In time for the autumn trade fairs, we have decided to present you not with a variety of new innovative products, but with a whole new dimension of online tools. Visit our new website, test the fascinating W&H augmented reality (AR) app or find out more at one of our trade fair booths about the latest trends for the hygiene cycle, caries detection, highest precision in bone surgery and much more.
Incredible! W&H Augmented Reality
We were fascinated, when we saw the possibilities of Augmented Reality for the first time. The printed picture magically becomes an animated 3D image or a video, making it a unique experience. Let yourself be inspired by this new technology! Experience a completely new way of seeing the world with the brand new App from W&H. Just try it out and you will also find it fascinating.
IDS Special 2013
New products as far as the eye can see!
"Whatever happens: With W&H you are always prepared!" - a large number of visitors followed this invitation and found out about the new W&H product innovations on the W&H stand. The trade fair visitors were particularly impressed with the new Synea generation with the sterilizable ring LED+ as a global first. The Assistina 3x3 for instrument preparation was also presented for the first time, as well as Piezomed for bone surgery. Get an overview of all the new W&H products and a review with pictures of the W&H exhibition stand at the IDS. Enjoy experiencing the IDS innovations
Be prepared: IDS 2013!
"Whatever happens: With W&H you are always prepared!" - this is how W&H presents itself at IDS 2013. Be prepared today for extraordinary product innovations. Be prepared for tailor-made solutions in the areas of restoration & prosthetics, oral surgery and hygiene & maintenance. Be prepared for professional consulting and excellent service. Let's meet from March, 12-16 2013 in Hall 10.1, Booth C10-D11.
The dental world is talking about it.
Have you heard about the new Proface light probe for innovative caries detection, which has already won awards? Some of your colleagues are already using it and are sharing their experiences. You will be a leap ahead with this and a wide range of other information about W&H. We look forward to demonstrating the right solutions for you at any of our trade fair booths all over the world.
I am packing my suitcase and…
before many of you leave for your well-earned summer holidays, we would like to take this opportunity to tell you about some new and interesting items at W&H. The new Proface light probe offers greater safety and support with minimally invasive procedures. The integrated blow-out function in the Perfecta handpieces is a world innovation with no equal anywhere, and on line we have now launched our web site in Russian and also made some changes in the Facebook Timeline.