February 15, 2024

The Crown & Bridge Trio

Single-unit crowns are the most common restorative procedures being performed by dentists today, with the American College of Prosthodontists reporting that as many as 2.3 million crowns are fabricated and placed every

February 14, 2024

Just One Shade? Yes, Your Majesty!

Single-shade universal composite blends seamlessly into surrounding dentition to create beautiful, natural-looking restorations For some doctors, the beauty of being a general dentist is the ability to pick and

February 12, 2024

Kuraray’s New KATANA Zirconia ONE Blocks Can Simplify Chairside CAD/CAM Material Selection

The latest material from Kuraray for CEREC chairside CAD/CAM solutions is a multi-layered zirconia designed to provide strength, esthetics, and workflow efficiency. Designed to provide clinicians with a chairside

January 15, 2024


We extend our heartfelt gratitude to the dedicated practitioners worldwide who have placed their trust in Kuraray Noritake Dental products. Your unwavering commitment to excellence fuels our ongoing pursuit of

January 12, 2024

Cementing Confidence in Restorative Procedures

PANAVIA SA Cement Universal creates strong, durable chemical bonds, adhering to virtually every material in a single-step application without the need for a separate primer. A dental clinician’s success across

November 27, 2023


Multi-layered zirconia block provides one solution for chairside fabrication of zirconia restorations with unsurpassed esthetics and exceptional strength No one likes trade-offs, and that includes Dr. Jeffrey Briney.

November 21, 2023

The Keys to Strong, Natural Restorations

Kuraray Noritake Dental offers clinicians reliable bonding agents and composites for natural-looking, long-lasting dental restorations When it comes to dental restorations, the most favorable outcomes are those that

October 31, 2023


Blending strength and esthetics, this super-translucent, multilayered zirconia material offers fast and efficient chairside milling for exceptional restorations. What’s in a name? More often than not, it depends on

September 18, 2023

How to cement restorations made of high translucency zirconia

KATANA™ Zirconia STML and PANAVIA™ SA Cement Universal Photo: KATANA ™ Zirconia STML NW with CERABIEN ™ ZR FC Paste Stain Sergio R. Arias DDS, MS Sung Bin Im, MDC, CDT KATANA™ Zirconia STML is a highly

September 18, 2023

Time to celebrate PANAVIA’s 40th Anniversary

Interview with Mitsunobu Kawashima Manager, Technology Division of Kuraray Noritake Dental Inc. In 1983 – exactly 40 years ago – PANAVIA™ EX was introduced in Japan as the first product of the PANAVIA™

August 4, 2023

CLEARFIL™ Universal Bond Quick and CLEARFIL MAJESTY™ ES-2 Universal

Simplifying restorations while reducing clinicians’ chair time and inventory costs, 2 restorative materials from Kuraray deliver versatility and efficiency with unique, universal formulations. In a world where

July 13, 2023

Award Winning Product 8 Years in a Row

DENTAL ADVISOR Top Product to address everyday dental challenges For the 8th straight year, CLEARFIL MAJESTY™ ES Flow has been included among DENTAL ADVISOR’S Top Products, which is made up of dental materials

July 13, 2023

Quick Anterior Restoration in Everyday Practice

HOW MANY SHADES DO WE NEED? Case by Gasparatos Spyros, Postgraduate student in Restorative Dentistry program, Faculty of Dentistry, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece Restoring anterior teeth

July 11, 2023

Classification and Indication of Zirconia Restorations According to Layering Design and Thickness

Dental technicians, under the direction of the dentist, are responsible for fabricating restorative devices that contribute to the overall restoration of the patient's oral health. At times, technicians are also tasked

July 11, 2023

KATANA™ Zirconia mulit-layered discs. 10 YEARS ANNIVERSARY INTERVIEW

KATANA™ Zirconia ML was introduced ten years ago, at the IDS 2013 in Cologne, as the dental industry's first zirconia product with a multi-layered colorstructure. Since that event, KATANA™ Zirconia ML blanks have

June 12, 2023


Tracing its roots back centuries, the multi-national company brings vast product development and manufacturing expertise to dentistry The first Kuraray Co. Ltd. was established in 1926 in Kurashiki, Japan. Initially

June 2, 2023

Tip: Choose a Family of Composites That Can Bring You Highly Esthetic Restorations

Mirror, mirror, on the wall: Who has an esthetic composite with choices for all? There is a reason Kuraray Noritake calls its composite “Majesty”—it is formulated to reign supreme and deliver dignity and beauty.

June 2, 2023

How to Deliver Strength With Chairside Esthetic Zirconia

Restoring damaged or missing teeth is an essential aspect of modern dentistry. Advances in materials and techniques have improved dentists’ ability to achieve predictable, long-lasting outcomes. One such advance is

May 23, 2023

Face Meets Function: Optimizing Functional and Esthetic Parameters in Veneer Cementation using PANAVIA™ Veneer LC

The use of both porcelain veneers to improve and restore the shape, shade and visual position of anterior teeth is a common technique in esthetic dentistry. The biomimetic aim in the restoration of teeth is not only the