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Milestones, Innovations

DEXIS is a well-established and highly regarded provider of digital dental imaging solutions. Since its inception in 1993, DEXIS has grown steadily, building significant milestones along the way and receiving clinical and professional acclaim for creating high impact diagnostic and practice tools.

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1993

The DEXIS project, formerly part of Germany’s largest and most successful practice management company, is acquired by its founding partners.

 
 

1994

The DEXIS sensor is developed in technical collaboration with the advanced materials division of Lockheed Martin, the leading aerospace manufacturer.

1994 Milestone
1995 Milestone

1995

Following extensive field trials, DEXIS Digital X-ray is launched in Germany and the first shipments are made to doctors.

 
 

1996

DEXIS introduces the industry’s first hot-swappable, external PC capture card, heralding a new era of ultra-portable and affordable digital X-ray devices.

1996 Milestone
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1997

FDA approves DEXIS for distribution in the US. DEXIS launches the revolutionary first laptop X-ray solution to the US market.

 
 

1998

DEXIS greatly boosts its US presence following the introduction of the first  ClearVu™ image enhancement tool.

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1999 Milestone

1999

DEXIS is acknowledged as the fastest growing digital radiography company in the world, following the introduction of new DEXIS software solutions.

 
 

2000

DEXIS introduces its total image management solution, incorporating digital radiography, film scanning, video imaging and custom report-writing tools.

2000 Milestone
2001 Milestone

2001

In January 2001 the ADA accepts the DEXIS intra-oral digital X-ray system into the prestigious ADA Product Acceptance Program. DEXIS is the first system to attain this recognition.

 
 

2002

New designations provide greater security and assurance by identifying the origin of images — visible whenever an on-screen image is enlarged or printed.  

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2003 Milestone

2003

DEXIS is a founding partner of Give Kids A Smile® — serving as many as 500,000 underprivileged children with free dental care in more than 4,000 dental offices and clinics.

 
 

2004

DEXIS introduces the DEXcam USB2 — the first high speed USB intra-oral camera, thus raising the standard for convenience, portability, and performance.

2004 Milestone
2005 Milestone

2005

In February, Danaher Corp. acquires DEXIS as a key brand for its rapidly expanding dental platform. In July, DEXIS and Henry Schein, Inc. announce an exclusive distribution partnership.

 
 

2006

DEXIS' prestigious line up of awards grows with additions from leading dental publications and organizations including Hygiene Town and Dental Products Report.

2006 Milestone
2007 Milestone

2007

Henry Schein transfers its proprietary dental imaging business from Dentrix to DEXIS allowing each company to enhance their leading positions in their respective segments. 

 
 

2008

DEXusb™ is introduced providing a choice in sensor connectivity. Also, the seamless integration between DEXIS digital imaging and DENTRIX® practice management is brought to a new level with DEXIS Integrator™ for DENTRIX.

2008 Milestone
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2009

DEXIS breaks through with the Platinum Sensor - a digital dental x ray. Integrated USB allows direct connection to computer, PureImage™ Technology delivers remarkable image quality, and enhanced ergonomic design increases easy of use and patient comfort.

 
 

2010

DEXIS Platinum receives Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Award in addition to Townie Choice Awards for both "Best Digital Image Management Software" and "Best Digital X-ray Sensor," X-ray Equipment.

2010 Milestone
2011 Milestone

2011

DEXIS received the Townie Choice Award® for “Best Digital X-ray Sensor” and “Best Digital Image Management Software” in the X-ray Equipment category and “Best Camera” in the Intra-oral category.

 
 

2012

Built on our legacy of having the easiest to use dental imaging software with the fastest workflow,* our next generation of dental software — DEXIS Imaging Suite — brings exciting new features.

2012 Milestone
2013 Milestone

2013

DEXIS go is a sleek, engaging new way for dental professionals to present images and communicate with their patients using an iPad.

 
 

2014

CariVu, caries detection device, is introduced. Exciting new technology uses near-infrared transillumination to detect caries and cracks and absolutely zero ionizing radiation.

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2015 Milestone

2015

The "Evidence Document" — a study that compares DEXIS digital X-ray with its closest competitor — is published. Data shows that DEXIS is the BEST in 4 key areas.

 
 

2017

DEXcam™ 4 HD, high definition intra-oral camera is introduced, the first HD camera by DEXIS. DEXIS also celebrates its 20 year anniversary in the U.S.

2015 Milestone
 Future Milestone

Future

DEXIS continues to create innovative and smart solutions for the dental community.

 

1993 Milestone

1993

The DEXIS project, formerly part of Germany’s largest and most successful practice management company, is acquired by its founding partners.

1994 Milestone

1994

The DEXIS sensor is developed in technical collaboration with the advanced materials division of Lockheed Martin, the leading aerospace manufacturer.

1995 Milestone

1995

Following extensive field trials, DEXIS Digital X-ray is launched in Germany and the first shipments are made to doctors.

1996 Milestone

1996

DEXIS introduces the industry’s first hot-swappable, external PC capture card, heralding a new era of ultra-portable and affordable digital X-ray devices.

1997 Milestone

1997

FDA approves DEXIS for distribution in the US. DEXIS launches the revolutionary first laptop X-ray solution to the US market.

1998 Milestone

1998

DEXIS greatly boosts its US presence following the introduction of the first  ClearVu™ image enhancement tool.

1999 Milestone

1999

DEXIS is acknowledged as the fastest growing digital radiography company in the world, following the introduction of new DEXIS software solutions.

2000 Milestone

2000

DEXIS introduces its total image management solution, incorporating digital radiography, film scanning, video imaging and custom report-writing tools.

 

2001 Milestone

2001

In January 2001 the ADA accepts the DEXIS intra-oral digital X-ray system into the prestigious ADA Product Acceptance Program. DEXIS is the first system to attain this recognition.

2002 Milestone

2002

New designations provide greater security and assurance by identifying the origin of images — visible whenever an on-screen image is enlarged or printed.  

2003 Milestone

2003

DEXIS is a founding partner of Give Kids A Smile® — serving as many as 500,000 underprivileged children with free dental care in more than 4,000 dental offices and clinics.

2004 Milestone

2004

DEXIS introduces the DEXcam USB2 — the first high speed USB intra-oral camera, thus raising the standard for convenience, portability, and performance.

2005 Milestone

2005

In February, Danaher Corp. acquires DEXIS as a key brand for its rapidly expanding dental platform. In July, DEXIS and Henry Schein, Inc. announce an exclusive distribution partnership.

2006 Milestone

2006

DEXIS' prestigious line up of awards grows with additions from leading dental publications and organizations including Hygiene Town and Dental Products Report.

2007 Milestone

2007

Henry Schein transfers its proprietary dental imaging business from Dentrix to DEXIS allowing each company to enhance their leading positions in their respective segments. 

2008 Milestone

2008

DEXusb™ is introduced providing a choice in sensor connectivity. Also, the seamless integration between DEXIS digital imaging and DENTRIX® practice management is brought to a new level with DEXIS Integrator™ for DENTRIX.

2009 Milestone

2009

DEXIS breaks through with the Platinum Sensor. Integrated USB allows direct connection to computer, PureImage™ Technology delivers remarkable image quality, and enhanced ergonomic design increases easy of use and patient comfort.

2010 Milestone

2010

DEXIS Platinum receives Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Award in addition to Townie Choice Awards for both "Best Digital Image Management Software" and "Best Digital X-ray Sensor," X-ray Equipment.

2011 Milestone

2011

DEXIS received the Townie Choice Award® for “Best Digital X-ray Sensor” and “Best Digital Image Management Software” in the X-ray Equipment category and “Best Camera” in the Intra-oral category.

2012 Milestone

2012

Built on our legacy of having the easiest to use software with the fastest workflow,* our next generation of software — DEXIS Imaging Suite — brings exciting new features.

2013 Milestone

2013

DEXIS go is a sleek, engaging new way for dental professionals to present images and communicate with their patients using an iPad.

2014 Milestone

2014

CariVu is introduced. Exciting new technology uses near-infrared transillumination to detect caries and cracks and absolutely zero ionizing radiation.

2015 Milestone

2015

The "Evidence Document" — a study that compares DEXIS digital X-ray with its closest competitor — is published. Data shows that DEXIS is the BEST in 4 key areas.

2015 Milestone

2017

DEXcam™ 4 HD, high definition intra-oral camera is introduced, the first HD camera by DEXIS. DEXIS also celebrates its 20 year anniversary in the U.S.

Future Milestone

Future

DEXIS continues to create innovative and smart solutions for the dental community.