The 2020 List of Top Dental Supply Companies

There are many places to buy dental supplies online.  However, with so many options how do you know who to choose from?  How can you be sure the discounted dental supplies you find aren't low quality?  It all starts with purchasing from a reputable company.  Today we cover the top dental supply companies (in no particular order).

Patterson Dental Supplies

Patterson Dental Supplies was established in 1876 and since has been a pioneer in the field of dental supplies and equipment. They have a wide variety of private labeled products for all kinds of dental practice needs. Their product range includes 2000 products which include everything you will need for setting up your dental practice from scratch. They aim to keep upgrading the dental technology and provide the best services to their clients.

Once you choose them you will not only get the product but also receive support for installation and training your team with the equipment. The company also provides software solutions as per your requirements.

Pros

  • Financing options available
  • Latest technology
  • The product portfolio is extensive
  • Patterson Advantage

Cons

  • Few users have reported issues with customer service

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Midwest Dental Supplies

This company was founded in 1988 and has been one of the fastest-growing companies in the business. They have equipment from the top brands including Quala, Air Techniques, KaVo, Kodak, Dentsply Caulk, Kerr, Dentsply Professional, Coltene and many others.

They offer the latest technology in X-rays including both cone beams and digital X-rays. Other services that they offer include office designing and consultation, I.T support, and more along with their everyday dental supplies.  Their website also frequently runs offers and discounts on frequently used products.

Pros

  • Has equipment from top brands
  • Good customer service and support
  • Offers and discounts on websites

Cons

Doesn't carry all equipment lines

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Darby Dental Supplies

Established in 1948, Darby Dental Supplies is one of the nation’s largest provider of dental supplies and dental solutions. The company has a whopping 50,000 products online from the top manufacturers as well as their own products.

They also offer a wide range of equipment for dental practices, software, and technological solutions, and maintenance & repair services. They assign dedicated account managers to every client with great product knowledge.

They have a website interface, phone interface, and a mobile app for browsing and ordering products online.

Products usually ship within 1-2 days within U.S. and their pricing is very competitive when compared to the rest in the market.

Pros:

  • Excellent customer service
  • Competitive prices
  • Innovative solutions

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Pearson Dental Supplies

This company has been in the business for over 60 years and has 10 branches across the U.S. They specialize in dental supplies and equipment for:

  • General Dentistry
  • Orthodontics
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Periodontics
  • Oral Surgery
  • Prosthodontics
  • Implant Dentistry

They are the authorized distributor of over 200 leading manufacturers in the dental field. All their products are from national brands and of high-quality. Their inventory is FDA-approved and comes with warranties and insurance.

Pros

  • Personalized and helpful customer support
  • Reliable and variety of product selection
  • One-stop-shop for all dentistry needs

Cons

  • Few users have reported receiving the wrong product and issues with its returns

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Henry Schein Dental Supplies

Henry Schein was one of the most trusted brands for all dental needs since 1931. Their company employs over 19,000 trusted advisors and 1 million global customers. They have about 120,000 products from other manufacturers as well as their private-brand products. They also have 180,000 special products available on order basis.

They provide business solutions, clinical and technological solutions, and software solutions for supply chain management. Their services are not limited to dental practices but to other medical practitioners, laboratories, government, and health care institutions.

Recently the company has been reviewed by many customers claiming that their services are not efficient. The company tries to charge double the repair costs and pushes practitioners to buy replacements.

Pros

  • Wide variety of products available
  • One-stop-shop for all medical practice needs

Cons

  • Customers have alleged that the company uses mal-practices for earning and selling new units

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Benco Dental Supplies

Benco Dental Supplies is the largest privately owned and full-service dental distributor in the U.S. Established in 1930, they currently have more than 30,000 customers in U.S. They offer every supply, equipment, and service that a dental practice may need.

Currently, they have 5 distribution centers and 3 design showrooms that have a vast selection of the latest dental equipment and hands-on experience in dental office designing. Painless, their material management tool is an innovation in its field.  The company also provides training to help you understand how to save on dental supplies, get financial help for equipment, and select the right wealth management solutions.

Pros

  • Awarded company for a skilled team of technicians
  • Painless and BluChips are excellent services in the industry

Cons

  • Do not have global services

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Summing It All Up

There are many places to buy your supplies from but choosing the right company can be tricky.  Whatever you do, don't fall into the trap of buying supplies from 3rd parties like Amazon or ebay.

To take the guesswork out of it just join our dental group purchasing organization.  You'll save a TON on your supply costs without sacrificing quality and be able to purchase online.

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