Dentsply Sirona is the world’s largest manufacturer of professional dental products and technologies, empowering dental professionals to provide better, safer and faster dental care. Our products and solutions include leading positions and platforms across consumables, equipment, technology, and specialty products. Dentsply Sirona is one global team that brings out the best in our people, lives and breathes high performance and personal accountability, acts with uncompromising integrity, improves the practice of dentistry with an unrelenting commitment to our customers and demonstrates a passion for innovation that shapes the dental industry.
As The Dental Solutions Company™, Dentsply Sirona provides dental professionals a comprehensive end-to-end solutions offering. This offering includes some of the best-known and established brands in the industry. We develop, manufacture and market a complete line of dental and oral health products, including general dental supplies and devices, CAD/CAM restoration systems (CEREC and inLab), a full suite of dental restorative products, digital intra-oral, panoramic and 3D imaging systems, dental treatment centers, hand pieces, hygiene systems, and dental specialty products in orthodontics, endodontics and implants. Additionally, our global consumable healthcare product team provides innovative urological and surgical solutions designed to improve quality of life for patients. We are proud to be a preferred partner for dental practices, clinics, dental laboratories and authorized distributors worldwide.
Dentsply Sirona’s Global Headquarters is located in York, Pennsylvania, and the International Headquarters is based in Salzburg, Austria. Our shares are listed in the United States on NASDAQ under the symbol XRAY, and in the 12 months ended December 31, 2015, the combined company had pro-forma revenue of approximately $4 billion.
Dentsply Sirona employs approximately 15,000 dedicated employees in more than 40 countries worldwide. With a sales presence in more than 120 countries, patients and practitioners virtually everywhere in the world rely on Dentsply Sirona. We deliver dental and healthcare solutions with a strong focus on quality, innovation, and service to drive better, safer and faster dentistry around the world. Our powerful worldwide sales force and global distributor network combine to form the largest sales and customer service infrastructure in dental, helping us better reach dental professionals and patients around the world. Dentsply Sirona is a global employer of choice, offering employees various international career opportunities for personal and professional growth.
A commitment to innovation and clinical education is at the heart of Dentsply Sirona. We employ more than 600 engineers and scientists, continuously fund more than 50 clinical studies on an ongoing basis and develop more than 30 significant new products annually. Embracing education not only in word, but also in action, we train more than 300,000 clinicians each year in the largest clinical education platform in the industry, focusing on fostering learning environments that promote clinical success and clinician professional development. Combined, we have invested over $600 million in R&D over the past six years. Combining the two largest innovators in the industry will lead to faster and more impactful new product development as our combined clinical education and R&D programs will be closely aligned. Together, Dentsply Sirona will continue to drive the incredible progression in dental and advance patient care globally.
Dentsply Sirona was formed in 2016 through a merger of equals that combined DENTSPLY International Inc. and Sirona Dental Systems Inc. These two companies have distinguished histories and a rich heritage of creating some of the most innovative dental products in the world, including the first dental CAD/CAM-system (CEREC), a major milestone in digital dentistry, as well as Aquasil, Ankylos, Cercon, Nupro and more recently WaveOne/e3, LoFric, SDR SureFil, In-Ovation C, Cercon ht, AstraTech EV surgical implants, and Cavitron Touch. For more than a century, Dentsply Sirona has set a standard for dental manufacturing, technology development, and digital treatment. Dentsply Sirona’s combined suite of innovative and pioneering dental and oral health solutions integrates digital workflow systems and provides comprehensive, end-to-end solutions to advance patient care and oral health.