3M introduced the first tooth-colored restorative material in 1964, a breakthrough that addressed patients’ concerns about aesthetics and dentists’ demands for a durable material. Since then we have drawn on advances in chemistry, biology, ceramics, and digitization to become a global leader in dental products.
3M Oral Care
3M Oral Care has a worldwide reputation for bringing exciting new ideas to dentistry that shape or reshape the market. Our wide range of dental and oral health care products and services include:
- Fillings and tooth restorations
- Crowns and bridges
- Digital dentistry
- Preventive oral and dental care
- Infection control
- Cosmetic dentistry
Spotlight on Innovation
In 2015, 3M Oral Care was named the most innovative company in the world wide dental industry for the 11th year in a row by the Dental Industry review!
Our Culture: Collaboration
The pace of innovation by 3M Oral Care is made possible by the constant collaboration and cross-pollination of technologies across the many business units and corporate laboratories of 3M. Our culture of creative collaboration inspires a never-ending stream of powerful technologies that make life better.
3M is the innovation company that never stops inventing. And 3M Oral Care never stops focusing on providing the best possible products and services to dental professionals, and to patients like you, all around the world.
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