Pacific Dental Services

In the News

  • 2022

October

October 31, 2022 - 27 DSO moves

October 26, 2022 - A year of milestones for Pacific Dental Services

October 26, 2022 - Lagging inflation rate for U.S. dental services squeezing clinic profits and dentist incomes

October 25, 2022 - 8 moves advancing medical-dental integration in 2022

October 25, 2022 - 60+ notable DSO deals in the last 4 years

October 21, 2022 - Medical-dental integration emphasizes mouth-body connection

October 17, 2022 - Cyberdontics raise $15M for robotic root canals

October 16, 2022 - ADA President Cesar R. Sabates, D.D.S., champions a year of transformation

October 12, 2022 - Pacific Dental Services reaches 900 supported practices

October 10, 2022 - Meet the CEOs of 5 major DSOs

October 7, 2022 - HPI: Dentistry’s economic state remains stuck

October 6, 2022 - A ‘new normal’ for dental staffing?

October 5, 2022 - 10 DSO and dental leaders to know

October 3, 2022 - The 8 best teeth whitening kits of 2022, tested and reviewed

October 3, 2022 - The American Diabetes Association launches collaborative oral health campaign with Pacific Dental Services

October 3, 2022 - Pacific Dental Services reaches milestone of 700 supported owner dentists

October 3, 2022 - Pacific Dental Services named one of Orange County’s Most Community-Minded Companies for the fourth time

October 1, 2022 - PDS fully deploys EHR system across locations

September

September 30, 2022 - HPI webinars to focus on workforce issues, state of dental economy

September 27, 2022 - 5 DSOs using tech to elevate their practices

September 27, 2022 - Rapidly evolving hybrid cloud security requirements are driving the need for deep observability

September 23, 2022 - Pacific Dental Services Foundation awards $70k to dental assisting students

September 21, 2022 - Pacific Dental Services Reaches Milestone of 700 Supported Owner Dentists

September 20, 2022 - 10 DSO and dental leaders to know

September 13, 2022 - September 2022 ‘Volunteer of the Month’: Pacific Dental Services

September 8, 2022 - 5 recent notable DSO deals

September 7, 2022 - First SmileCon Dental Olympics features students from all four Texas dental schools

September 7, 2022 - DSO People! New DSO and dental group hires, promotions and awards

September 2, 2022 - Smile Generation Serve Day has record year: Over $7.6 million in donated dental services from PDS-supported practices

September 1, 2022 - Putting data to work in dentistry: Deploy EHRs in dentistry to transform systemic care

September 1, 2022 - Payers, schools, DSOs and more: Dentistry's top players in 2022

August

August 31, 2022 - 25 recent DSO moves

August 30, 2022 - 3 investments DSOs are making in 2022

August 30, 2022 - Pacific Dental Services recap: 22 big moves in the last 5 years

August 25, 2022 - Where the top 3 DSOs stand mid-2022

August 25, 2022 - David Baker, Chief Information and Digital Officer, Pacific Dental Services

August 24, 2022 - University of the Pacific Establishes Innovative Healthcare Collaborative

August 21, 2022 - Wrongfully convicted man receives dental care

August 20, 2022 - Special Olympic athletes receive free dental care

August 20, 2022 - Brandon Modern Dentistry gives a new smile to a man who was wrongfully imprisoned

August 20, 2022 - Veterans get free dental care across the Las Vegas valley

August 20, 2022 - Men wrongfully imprisoned for decades get new smiles from Dentists of Mansfield

August 18, 2022 - Santa Fe dentist, Guard member offering free treatment for vets Saturday

August 18, 2022 - Forbes: A Very Noteworthy Healthcare Collaboration

August 17, 2022 - Las Vegas teen receives new smile after family's dental insurance stopped

August 1, 2022 - The Instrumental Role of DSOs in Dental Education

August 1, 2022 - A Leader in the Oral-Systemic Movement

July

July 31, 2022 - A Leader in the Oral-Systemic Movement

July 22, 2022 - Pacific Dental Services: 5 fast facts

July 21, 2022 - Meet the COOs of the top DSOs

July 20, 2022 - DSO People! New DSO And Dental Group Hires, Promotions & Awards – June 2022

July 12, 2022 - OSAP Association Announces New Board of Directors

July 11, 2022 - Center Stage – DSO Influencer, Linda Ryan

July 11, 2022 - PDS Applauds CMS Expansion of ‘Medically Necessary’ Dental Service for 24 Million People

July 7, 2022 - Biggest Pacific Dental Services moves halfway through 2022

July 7, 2022 - U.S. lawmakers urge CMS to expand Medicare dental coverage

July 6, 2022 - 14 dental milestones so far in 2022

July 6, 2022 - The biggest DSO news so far in 2022

June

June, 2022 - The Mouth-Body Connection

June, 2022 - ADSO Media Scan

June, 2022 - Dental Support Organizations are Leading Healthcare Integration

June 27, 2022 - 8 California dental updates

June 23, 2022 - Pacific Dental Services Foundation Announces Summer 2022 Scholarship Recipients

June 21, 2022 - How Regular Dental Visits Can Help Reduce Health Care Costs for People With Diabetes and Heart Disease

June 17, 2022 - Technology Focus: Medical-dental integration comes into practice

June 15, 2022 - The biggest challenges DSOs are up against

June 15, 2022 - Delta Dental Of Arizona Contributed $1.7 Million Through Community Giving In 2021

June 7, 2022 - Smile Generation-Trusted Dental Practices Partnered with charity: water to Raise Over $720,000 for Clean Drinking Water

June 6, 2022 - Stephen Thorne: Pioneering the New Dental Industry Standard

June 2, 2022 - 6th annual - 32 most influential people in dentistry

June 1, 2022 - The Mouth-Body Connection feature story in DEO Magazine

June 1, 2022 - 32 most influential people in dentistry

June 1, 2022 - Leaky Gum Syndrome and the Mouth-Body Connection: The Impact of Oral Fluid Diagnostics

June 1, 2022 - Entrepreneurs Honored at Business Journal Awards Ceremony

May

May 31, 2022 - Top 10 DSOs: The largest companies keep growing

May 30, 2022 - Entrepreneurs honored at Business Journal Awards Ceremony

May 24, 2022 - Vacation, insurance, bonuses and more: What 3 top DSOs offer employees

May 20, 2022 - 7 dental practice openings

May 17, 2022 - ON THE MOVE: Applied Analysis adds staff, celebrates 25 years

May 17, 2022 - AZ Big Spotlight: Ware Malcomb, Adolfson & Peterson, Delta Dental

May 12, 2022 - When should a baby visit the dentist? Experts weigh in on the best age for a checkup

May 11, 2022 - DSO Deal Roundup - April 2022

May 10, 2022 - Pacific Dental Services enables Modern Dentistry with Cirtix DaaS

May 9, 2022 - Dentistry needs a seat at the table in healthcare. Here’s what it would like. 

May 6, 2022 - Parents are just now learning they should put their kids' teeth back in their sockets to save them if they get knocked out — here's why

April

April 29, 2022 - 32 DSOs making headlines

April 26, 2022 - Heartland, Aspen and Pacific Dental Services: What 3 DSO giants have been up to

April 26, 2022 - Delta Dental of Arizona Foundation Board elects three new members

April 25, 2022 - 2022 Excellence in Entrepreneurship Awards

April 22, 2022 - 5 dental scholarships totaling more than $1.5M

April 21, 2022 - PDS highlights service during National Volunteer Week

April 18, 2022 - 2022 Healthcare Roundtable

April 15, 2022 - 10 dental education updates

April 14, 2022 - What brings this Pacific Dental exec the greatest joy

April 8, 2022 - Pacific Dental Services opens integrated medical-dental practice in Las Vegas

April 1, 2022 - Smile Generation-trusted dental practices launch nationwide fundraising campaign to support charity: water

March

March 31, 2022 - Envista in Q1: 6 Updates

March 30, 2022 - Pacific Dental Services surpasses same-day restorations milestone

March 29, 2022 - Wellfit integrates with Epic's comprehensive health record system at Pacific Dental Services for a simplified patient payment solution

March 23, 2022 - ADSO - What to know before you go

March 23, 2022 - 64 DSOs to know 2022

March 23, 2022 - 4 DSO partnerships to know

March 22, 2022 - Pacific Dental Services partners with Colgate to host webinar on the use of salivary diagnostic to improve overall health

March 17, 2022 - Pacific Dental Services Foundation announces spring 2022 scholarships

March 3, 2022 - Pacific Dental Services proudly honors dental assistants during Dental Assistants Recognition Week

February

February 24, 2022 - New products, partnerships: 5 clear aligner updates

February 17, 2022 - Meet the CFOs of top DSOs

February 16, 2022 - 8 dental partnerships to know

February 15, 2022 - 10 dental group leaders to know

February 10, 2022 - Heartland Dental vs. Aspen Group vs. Pacific Dental: How 3 DSOs stack up

February 9, 2022 - Pacific Dental Services Recognizes American Heart Month with Awareness and Volunteer Campaigns

February 1, 2022 - Pacific Dental Services extends partnership with Envista, adds clear aligners

February 1, 2022 - DSOs have big plans to expand in 2022 — here's what to expect

January

January 31, 2022 - ‘It really is such an exciting time to be in dentistry': Q&A with Pacific Dental Services’ Stephen Thorne

January 31, 2022 - Envista and Pacific Dental Services Announce Extension of Implant, Imaging, and Clear Aligner Commercial Relationship

January 28, 2022 - 10 DSOs making headlines in January

January 25, 2022 - Pacific Dental Services Partners with Commonwealth Primary Care ACO to Improve Health Outcomes and Reduce Medical Expenses of ACO's Medicare Patient Population

January 11, 2022 - Pacific Dental Services Hits $2 Billion Revenue Milestone

January 10, 2022 - Envista and Pacific Dental Services Announce Assisted Intelligence Development Partnership

January 6, 2022 - Leaders of the Mouth-Body Connection®: Prioritizing dental-medical integration

  • 2021

December 21, 2021 - Pacific Dental Services Provided $8 Million in Donated Dentistry and 53,584 Volunteer Hours in 2021

December 13, 2021 - Companies That Care: Pacific Dental Gives People More Reason to Smile

November 18, 2021 - Pacific Dental Services and American Diabetes Association Partner to Increase Awareness of the Link Between Oral Health and Diabetes

November 15, 2021 - The Mouth-Body Connection: How Oral Health Affects Clinical Outcomes and Wellness

November 8, 2021 - Pacific Dental services Offers Workers Paid College Tuition

October 29, 2021 - Pacific Dental Services Offers Free College Tuition to Thousands of its Staff

October 15, 2021 - Pacific Dental Services Hits Significant Milestone of 850 Supported Dental Practices Nationwide

October 12, 2021 - Dental Group Practice Media Cover Story and Interview with PDS CEO Stephen E. Thorne IV

October 1, 2021 - PDS partners with Periodontics Health Group

August 17, 2021 - Pacific Dental Services Launches One-Of-A-Kind Dental-Medical Practice in Support of Whole-Body Health

August 11, 2021 - PDS CEO Stephen E. Thorne, IV Discusses Incorporating Technology, the New Generation of Dentists, the Dental Plan Crisis, and Where Dentistry is Going

August 3, 2021 - Pacific Dental Services Opens Dental-Medical Practice to Support Whole Body Health

July 13, 2021 - David Jourabchi, DDS, of Pacific Dental Services Foundation, Dentists For Special Needs, honored as part of the 2021 Health Equity Heroes: Champions of The Pandemic

June 21, 2021 - Social Impact Heroes: Why & How Stephen E. Thorne of Pacific Dental Services Is Helping To Change Our World

June 11, 2021 - Crest+Oral-B, The Smile Generation, and PDS Foundation to Host Webinar on the Relationship Between Oral Health and Brain Health

June 4, 2021 - Smile Generation®-Trusted Dental Practices Partner with charity: water to Raise Over $660,000 for Clean Drinking Water

May 24, 2021 - PDS Leader, Rosalinda Olague, Reappointed to the Dental Board of California for Four-Year Term

April 27, 2021 - Crest + Oral-B and PDS Foundation Announce New Webinar Video on the Relationship Between Oral Health and Diabetes

April 19, 2021 - PDS® CEO, Stephen E. Thorne, IV, Joins OC's Top Healthcare Professionals for an Informative Q&A

April 14, 2021 - Special Olympics Releases New Oral Health Resources with The Smile Generation

April 7, 2021 - Smile Generation®-Trusted Dental Practices Launch Charity: Water Campaign

April 5, 2021 - PDS® Foundation Dentists for Special Needs Recognizes World Autism Awareness Month

March 17, 2021 - Crest + Oral-B and PDS Foundation Host Webinar on the Relationship Between Oral Health and Diabetes

March 15, 2021 - PDS® CEO Stephen E. Thorne, IV Discusses the Evolving Dental Profession and Offers Advice to Graduating Dental Students in New Webinar Video

March 8, 2021 - Pacific Dental Services® Joins the American Dental Assistants Association in Honor of Dental Assistants Recognition Week™