DENTSPLY International Inc. to Present at the Jefferies 2011 Global Healthcare Conference

/ Source: GlobeNewswire

YORK, Pa., May 27, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DENTSPLY International Inc. (Nasdaq:XRAY) today announced that Bill Jellison, Sr. Vice President and Chief Financial Officer will be presenting at the Jefferies 2011 Global Healthcare Conference in New York on Tuesday, June 7, 2011. Mr. Jellison's presentation is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. (Eastern Time) and is not slated for webcasting.

DENTSPLY designs, develops, manufactures and markets a broad range of professional dental products including dental implants, endodontic instruments and materials, orthodontic appliances, restorative materials, preventive materials and devices, and prosthetic materials and devices. The Company distributes its professional dental products in over 120 countries under some of the most well-established brand names in the industry.

DENTSPLY is committed to the development of innovative, high quality, cost-effective new products for the professional dental market.

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