SonicFill 3: KaVo Kerr

SonicFill TM 3 is a Bulk Fill Nanohybrid Composite.  This is currently the only sonic activated bulk fill composite system.  SonicFill TM 3 has been optimized for easy handling and adaptation to cavity walls.

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Synedent: Prisyna

Synedent is an Alcohol-free oral rinse.  The product reportedly does not give a burning sensation and is made from naturally derived ingredients. It contains Chitosan-Argininamide which is an advanced technology that replaces harsh detergents for clean mouth and teeth.

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Encore Mini-Mix DC: Centrix

Encore D/C MiniMix is a single-dose core material which helps eliminate waste and cross-contamination. The small size of the single dose compules allows for easy manipulation of the material, especially in hard to reach areas.

 

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NoCord VPS System: Centrix

Centrix has introduced NoCord VPS System, which is exactly what it sounds like!  This impression material eliminates the need for packing cord as well as using a hemostatic agent.   The VPS heavy body material has a rigidity that is designed to place light body into the sulcus for the impression.  Look for an evaluation of this product in a future issue of Dental Advisor.

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Exposé is an easy to use caries indicator available in both blue and red.  Due to its design, the product avoids the use of messy gels and liquids.  It is pre-coated on bendable brushes, allowing for easy access.  Look for a clinical evaluation in a future issue of Dental Advisor.

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Futar Clear Fast Bite Registration Material: Kettenbach LP

Kettenbach’s award winning bite registration material is now available in a clear transparent.  This allows a clinician to visually inspect restorative areas. Working time is 15 seconds and intra oral setting time is 45 seconds.  Read the full evaluation of Futar Fast here.

 

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CARPUPOD :  Yalisove, LLC  

This product solves 2 challenges for a dental assistant:  having a needle recapper handy and having anesthetic organized for a procedure.  The block is autoclavable and sturdy.

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PRO-SYS Variosonic Toothbrush:  Benco Dental 

This power toothbrush offers 25 possible intensities:  5 different speeds and 5 different brush heads varying in bristle softness.  DUPONT™ TYNEX® FILAMENTS make the brush heads durable yet gentle on gums.  We look forward to further evaluating this brush with patients!  It appears to offer more flexibility than any other brush on the market.  We will see!

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May 2nd DENTAL ADVISOR Editorial Board meeting

May 2nd DENTAL ADVISOR Editorial Board meeting agenda: Earloop face masks, examination gloves, side-loading syringes, sectional matrix systems and birthday cake.

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MoxyTech introduces GeoPain App to DENTAL ADVISOR editorial board

The editorial board of DENTAL ADVISOR recently hosted team members from Ann Arbor-based company, MoxyTech. Our group was able to view a demonstration of Geo Pain, an app designed to identify and record regions of pain using mobile technology. The app can be downloaded to a smart phone or tablet which is used by the patient to capture precise pain data (frequency, symptoms, intensity) supplying healthcare professionals with detailed information that they can use for effective treatment options.

View their info at: https://moxytech.net/

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