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DENTSPLY International Schedules Third Quarter Fiscal 2013 Earnings Release and Conference Call

York, PA - October 9, 2013 - DENTSPLY International Inc. (XRAY) announced that it will release its third quarter 2013 earnings results on Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at approximately 7:00 a.m. (Eastern Time).  Following the press release, the Company will host a conference call with a live webcast to discuss its financial results.  Supplemental materials for reference during the call will be available for download in the investor relations section of DENTSPLY`s web site, at www.dentsply.com.  

The conference call is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. (Eastern Time).  A live webcast will be accessible via a link on DENTSPLY`s web site at www.dentsply.com.  In order to participate in the call, dial (877) 874-1588 for domestic calls, or (719) 325-4772 for international calls.  The Conference ID # is 7195173.  At that time, you will be able to discuss third quarter 2013 results with DENTSPLY`s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Bret Wise, President and Chief Financial Officer, Chris Clark, and Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Jim Mosch.  

A rebroadcast of the conference call will be available online at the DENTSPLY web site.  You may also access a dial-in replay for one week following the call at (888) 203-1112 (for domestic calls) or (719) 457-0820 (for international calls), Replay Passcode # 7195173.  

DENTSPLY International Inc. is a leading manufacturer and distributor of dental and other consumable medical device products.  The Company believes it is the world`s largest manufacturer of consumable dental products for the professional dental market.  For over 110 years, DENTSPLY`s commitment to innovation and professional collaboration has enhanced its portfolio of branded consumables and small equipment.  Headquartered in the United States, the Company has global operations with sales in more than 120 countries.  The Company also has strategically located distribution centers to enable it to better serve its customers and increase its operating efficiency.  While the United States and Europe are the Company`s largest markets, the Company serves all major markets worldwide.  Visit www.dentsply.com for more information about DENTSPLY and its products.

For further information contact:   

Derek Leckow
Vice President
Investor Relations
(717) 849-7863          

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