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Beautifil Bulk Restorative
BeeSure Naturals Earloop Face Mask
Black Cobra Diamonds
Cavitron® Plus & Cavitron® JET Plus Ultrasonic Scaler with Tap-On™ Technology
DOVE™ Disposable Oral Valve Evacuation
E|Line™ Water Quality Check Kit
The eZr™ Polishing System
Riva Bond LC
Zirc Soft Grip
The Only Universal Dental Adhesive Available in the Revolutionary VivaPen® Delivery Form
Ivoclar Vivadent introduces Adhese® Universal, a new single-component, light cured universal adhesive for direct and indirect bonding procedures. Adhese Universal is compatible with all etching techniques: self-etch, selective enamel- etch and total-etch. What sets this universal adhesive apart from others is that it is the only universal adhesive available in the revolutionary VivaPen® delivery form, as well as in the traditional bottle delivery form.
The ergonomically-designed VivaPen enables the adhesive to be delivered directly to the preparation in a fast and convenient manner with virtually no waste. Adhese® Universal VivaPen® delivers up to 190 single-tooth applications, significantly more than a traditional adhesive bottle. This drastically decreases cost per application and contributes to more cost-effective treatments.
Studies have shown that the bond strength of adhesive materials decreases over time as the solvent evaporates from the bottle. The VivaPen, on the other hand, delivers consistently high bond strength over time because it ‘locks in’ the material to ensure fresh material every time.
“If I need one drop, or four, it is as easy as pushing a button on the VivaPen,” explains Dr. Thomas Trinkner, who made the switch to the VivaPen®. “No more going back and forth to the well to get enough material to cover the prep and no more unused material left in the well. I love the reduced waste and the time saved.” Most clinicians don’t realize how much adhesive waste occurs in their practice from not using the entire amount of adhesive dispensed in the well.
About Ivoclar Vivadent
Ivoclar Vivadent is a global leader in innovative materials and processes for quality, esthetic dentistry. The company employs over 3000 people and operates in over 120 countries throughout the world. Ivoclar Vivadent is headquartered in Schaan, Liechtenstein. Its North American headquarters is based in Amherst, NY. For more information, call 1-800-533-6825 in the U.S., 1-800-263-8182 in Canada.
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Launching at Chicago Mid-Winter in February 2014, the newest member to Shofu’s Giomer family is here! Beautifil Bulk Restorative is a conventional packable composite resin that incorporates the unique, bioactive benefits of Giomer, a surface pre-reacted glass filler that is backed by 13 years of clinical success*. Beautifil Bulk Restorative has optimum translucency and a high fill ratio which reduces polymerization shrinkage stress while increasing compressive and flexural strength. Beautifil Bulk Restorative has ideal balance of light diffusion and transmission that ensures complete polymerization at 4mm depth of cure. With sustained fluoride release and rechargability, Beautifil Bulk Restorative is ideal for high caries patients. Indicated for direct posterior restorations including occlusal surfaces, Beautifil Bulk Restorative has excellent condensability and sculptability ideal for posterior restorations with minimized shade difference before and after light curing. Beautifil-Bulk Restorative is an esthetic, advanced Giomer restorative you can rely on.
Available through your local dealer in a box of 20 tips (0.25g) suggested retail $74.85 or syringe (4.5g) suggested retail $35.00, Beautifil Bulk Restorative comes in shades Universal and A.
Tip Shade A – PN# 2033
Tip Shade Universal – PN# 2032
Syringe Shade A – PN# 2035
Syringe Shade Universal – PN# 2034
For more information, visit www.shofu.com or contact Shofu Dental Corporation at 1-800-827-4638.
BeeSure’s new Naturals Face Masks are designed to deliver dentists and hygienists the highest level of infection protection and comfort.
Exclusively designed with up to more than 60% earth-friendly cellulose material layers, the BeeSure Naturals masks deliver an easy breathability, giving users a smooth non-irritating feeling. The masks exceed ASTM level 2 standard protection, with a BFE and PFE of greater than 98%. They are designed with cushioned ear loops for extra comfort. The Naturals masks also offer 15% more breathing volume with the exclusive Quad-Fold design in comparison to the conventional 3-ply pleated masks. They are latex-free, dye free, and fiberglass free, thus reducing exposure to potential harmful allergens. In addition to fulfilling the fundamental needs of clinicians, the BeeSure Naturals masks’ unique designs help make dental visits more enjoyable for patients. These masks are available in three colorful designs – Cloud (white), Canyon (red), Glacier (blue) – and come in boxes of 50 masks.
When selecting a mask, the decision is simple. BeeSure’s new Naturals Design Face Masks offer an excellent level of comfort without compromising protection. A touch of creativity adds some fun in the dental office to accommodate the needs of both clinicians and patients. What’s more, for every box of BeeSure product purchased, Ecobee will donate a portion of the proceeds towards environmental restoration. Like all BeeSure products, Naturals masks are quality, guilt-free product without the premium price tag. For more information visit: http://ecobeeworld.com/1/index/home.html
MEISINGER’s Black Cobra Diamonds, coated with our exclusive CARBOCER coating, were developed with an integrated, guided cooling system to allow for the bulk reduction of enamel, while minimizing heat buildup through the diamond free channel. The black CARBOCAR coating allows for faster prep times and enhanced diamond life due to the properties of this unique innovation. This revolutionary coating provides a hard, wear-resistant, low-friction, fast and efficient cutting surface while increasing the life of the diamond. The Black Cobra Diamonds were developed with the primary focus of reducing the time and cost associated with crown preparation. For more information, call (866) 634-7464.
DENTSPLY Professional is pleased to introduce
For dental professionals seeking improved comfort and performance, Cavitron® inserts give you the confidence of an ergonomically designed grip. The unique one-piece design of FITGRIP™ Ultrasonic Inserts allows the hygienist’s fingers to conform naturally to the grip, a large grip diameter decreases muscle load and pinch force, and a rippled texture and unique shape lessen the chance of slipping during a procedure.
FITGRIP™ Ultrasonic Inserts will be available in 9 of our most popular Cavitron® 30K inserts, including Focused Spray® slimLINE®, PowerLINE™, and THINsert®. These Inserts offer customers a variety of preferred insert tips, such as the first thin insert, THINsert®, and our unique Focused Spray® slimLINE® 1000 triple bend with coined edge.
Dedicated to providing end-to-end solutions in dental hygiene, Cavitron® products continue to evolve to best serve clinicians and their patients. For additional information, visit www.professional.dentsply.com.
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The Cavitron® Plus and JET Plus units with Tap-On™ Technology – redesigned with ergonomics and performance in mind. Tap-On™ Technology improves efficiency and is designed to reduce hygienist leg discomfort — A single tap activates or deactivates scaling or air polishing, allowing you to rest your foot during the procedure. No longer does the clinician need to keep a foot on the foot pedal when scaling.
The new Com-Fit Plush™ line of hypoallergenic facemasks is designed to keep dental staff as protected as they are comfortable. The product promises to set a new industry benchmark in comfort, while offering the proper protection for dental procedures.
Com-Fit Plush™ Masks are lined with an innovative inner material that feels silky soft on the skin and is hypoallergenic. Along with gentle earloops and a patented curved nose band, they provide a perfectly pleasant fit to help encourage compliance.
Com-Fit Plush™ Masks are offered in three levels of protection—each corresponding to ASTM levels 1 to 3—that offer the right protection for virtually any procedure:
CFP-1 – For procedures with light amounts of fluid, spray and/or aerosols.
CFP-2 – For procedures with low to moderate amounts of fluid, spray and/or aerosols.
CFP-3 – For procedures with moderate to heavy amounts of fluid, spray and/or aerosols.
For a free sample, go to comfitplush.com or visit sultanhealthcare.com for more information.
The Stoma Dental DOVE™ Disposable Oral Valve Evacuation system is a low-cost precision-designed and engineered intuitive, easy-to-use antimicrobial HVE and SE Valve-based evacuation system.
Now you can protect against transmission of microorganisms and infection and reduce the possibility of contact with potentially harmful material. With the DOVE™ there is no need for repeated sterilization or autoclaving, and you will avoid the resultant wear-and-tear and compromised performance inherent in reprocessing metal and O-ring parts through constant disassembly, sterilization, lubrication and reassembly. In addition, you will have no need to invest in a high-cost inventory of valves.
Stoma Dental DOVE™ devices are simple and intuitive. The tapered elongated extension end of the DOVE™ SE and the DOVE™ HVE pressure-fits into the standard tailpiece vacuum hose connectors. The valves are operated by manipulating a thumb-activated switch. The DOVE™ SE and the DOVE™ HVE come fully-assembled. Snap the DOVE™ tailcap out, snap the DOVE™ into the tailpiece connector, and attach a suction tip and the system is ready for use.
Stoma Dental is a St. Louis-based company whose mission is to develop and market easy to use disposable anti-infection devices for use in the dental operatory. The DOVE™ line of HVE and SE valves and tailpieces represent the first products launched by the company, with others expected beginning later in 2014.
Stoma Dental is dedicated to developing and bringing to market cost-effective disposables for patient safety. We welcome your queries through our website at www.stomadental.com or by phone at 855-800-3683 (DOVE).
DryShield offers a unique, triple-threat combination of controlled isolation, retraction and aspiration of the oral environment, so dental professionals can focus on what they do best --- providing high-quality dentistry and patient satisfaction.
DryShield boasts the groundbreaking, U.S. and worldwide patent-pending, AUTOCLAVABLE mouthpiece. DryShield mouthpieces are made of a distinctively soft, flexible silicone material designed for maximum comfort. They come in four different sizes to accommodate every patient, including children. In addition, DryShield features interchangeable bite blocks available in multiple sizes to facilitate access and maximize patient comfort.
Installing the portable DryShield is quick and easy, transporting a dental office into the future in seconds. Whether the user is the owner of a practice, an associate, a dental hygienist or a dental assistant, DryShield is designed to take every professional to the next level in practicing dentistry.
With the powerful DryShield, users are able to reduce procedure time, schedule more patients in a day, and do more dental procedures in a single appointment.
DryShield promotes a relaxed and stress-free work environment. With the revolutionary DryShield, every dental professional is on their way to practicing dentistry like never before!
For more information about DryShield, call 1-888-DRY-0300 or visit www.dryshield.com.
With E|Line™ Water Quality Check Kit, you can rest assured that your efforts to clean/disinfect your waterlines literally shows. Biofilm and Bacteria Test Vials indicate via colour change whether or not your water contains a bacteria count greater than 200 cfu/mL (as recommended by the American Dental Association). Conveniently test on site with a 37°C dry block incubator. Knowing your staff and patients are not at risk in your office has never been easier and safer.
Water quality testing requires two different types of vials:
Each E|Line™ Water Quality Check Kit consists of 1 Test Vial Set + 1 Record Log to track your results. Each Test Vial Set includes 12 vials: 6 x [2 mL Biofilm Test Vials] + 6 x [2 mL Bacteria Test Vials]
Germiphene Corporation | Brantford ON Canada
For more information call 1.800.265.9931 or visit http://germiphene.com/products-page/infection-control/eline-complete-control/
An all-new polishing system that enables clinicians to easily adjust and polish zirconia and lithium disilicate reducing the possibility of chipping and microfracturing.
SPRING LAKE, Michigan. – (May 19, 2014) – The eZr™ Polishing System from Garrison provides a processing solution that not only produces a high gloss finish on zirconia, but has also been shown to increase its physical stability through polishing. Highly polished, stable zirconia surfaces are now attainable.
eZr™ is a three-step diamond polishing system including grinders and polishers for adjusting and correcting chairside restorations such as inlays, onlays, veneers and crowns. The kit includes multiple shapes (point, cup and disc) with 2 coarse grinders for adjusting, 3 medium grit polishers for smoothing and pre-polishing, and 3 fine grit polishers for high gloss polishing. There are refills available for each.
The coarse grinders achieve a high material removal rate, while allowing heat dissipation from the processed material. This can be of great significance as the unique material characteristics of zirconia require specific processing tools. The eZr grinders use cool grinding to avoid heat development and consequential micro-crack development.
The correct processing of zirconia has been a controversial issue for a long time, due to the risk of microfracturing. Finishing with the appropriate instruments is now possible and produces long term stability of the restoration. The polishers have a long life and, in combination with a high material removal rate, allow for an economic and fast processing system to get to glossy in seconds, without polishing paste.
For more information about the eZr™ Adjusting & Polishing System, call 1-888-437-0032 or visit www.garrisondental.com.
About Garrison Dental Solutions
Garrison Dental Solutions, established in 1996, is a privately held company specializing in the design, development and manufacturing of product solutions to improve the quality and efficiency of dentistry. The Company is the industry leader in sectional matrix systems and its products are sold globally. Please visit www.garrisondental.com for more information.
Garrison Dental Solutions, LLC
Janet McGettigan – Marketing Programs Manager
Fluoride Cavity Varnish with Xylitol
FluoroDose, from Centrix, is a sodium fluoride cavity varnish that tastes great and is easy to apply. FluoroDose goes on clear and features 5% sodium fluoride, the maximum allowed fluoride dosage, in single-use LolliPack® packages.
Each LolliPack® unit contains one single dose (0.3ml) of FluoroDose plus one clean Benda® Brush applicator. To insure consistency, this type of package allows you to mix the varnish prior to application. Simply peel back the cover, dip in the brush, mix and apply. FluoroDose sets rapidly in the presence of saliva, providing immediate and long-lasting results. It will remain on the tooth surface for 6 to 8 hours for optimum fluoride uptake.
Ideal viscosity and natural white color
Why bother with messy fluoride gels and uncomfortable trays? FluoroDose saves time and insures a more pleasant experience for both you and your patient. Centrix makes dentistry easier!
FluoroDose Bubble Gum, Melon, Cherry and Mint flavors are sold separately in 120-, 600-, or 1,200-unit packages. For more information visit www.centrixdental.com or call (800) 235-5862.
Conventional glass fiber posts incorporate glass fibers with epoxy resins to form a non-metallic, post composite. When this simple glass fiber post technology was introduced a number of years ago, it represented a significant step in dental restorative treatment. Dentists discovered that they could eliminate metal posts and all of their negative aspects. However, these basic glass fiber posts have problems; notably in the areas of light cure-bonding and radiopacity. iLumi® patented, Fiber Optic Dental Posts (FOPDs) represent the next generation of ‘fiber posts’. iLumi® FOPDs incorporate, biocompatible, optical fibers. These glass fibers are similar to those used for telecommunications and medical products. Every microfiber ‘core’ is thermally-coated with an optical glass cladding. This process produces Total Internal Reflection with a large acceptance angle; maximizing both curing light capture and light energy delivery down to the deepest recesses of the bonding area. Additionally, iLumi® dentin-white Fiber Optic Dental Posts incorporate a unique, corrosion-free glass matrix, whose physics produce an exceptional radiopacity to X-rays. While traditional metal posts provide impact strength, their unyielding rigidity (high elastic modulus) often causes fracture at the root of the tooth. iLumi® FOPDs significantly reduce this risk, providing uniform flexibility, mechanical elasticity and ease-of-grinding, comparable to dentin. No other fiber post technology offers a complete solution to dental post, restorative care. Only iLumi® patented Fiber Optic Dental Posts deliver the curing light, the mechanical strength, the long term elasticity and the diagnostic radiopacity; features you need to do the best job you can for you and your patient.
The mirror magic™ Anti-fog System prevents fogging on mouth mirrors and provides the practitioner a quick method for debris removal. A disposable, self-adhesive Swipe Pad sticks to the back of a gloved hand or patient bib for efficient performance. The anti-fog solution is applied to the Swipe Pad and the mouth mirror is gently swiped prior to the start of the procedure. This anti-fog system requires only a small amount of solution for each procedure and the economic size allows the Swipe Pads and solution to be easily stored.
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More than 50 million people (1 in 6) in the U.S. have symptoms of bruxing, however, they are rarely ever given an effective treatment. That’s why Keystone Industries’s NiteBite® is a truly innovative device that easily and effectively treats grinding, clenching, pain, headaches, and jaw joint syndrome (TMD or TMJ).
NiteBite’s special design and thin construction within the freeway space stops people from clenching and grinding their teeth. NiteBite can stop symptoms such as headaches and tooth and jaw pain, as well. This proprietary, patented and FDA-cleared device is the first biteguard that functions within the patient's “Freeway Space” – the distance between the physiological rest position and the first point of contact of the upper and lower teeth. NiteBite uses the jaw's natural proprioceptive response to trigger the jaw-opening reflex. As the lower teeth approach contact with the NiteBite, the jaw-opening reflex returns the lower jaw to the physiological rest position where no teeth touch each other or the NiteBite. The muscles relax andNiteBite effectively relieves jaw, head and neck pain, and associated symptoms of TMJ disorder.
Not only does the device work physiologically and simply, but it’s also easy to mold to the patient’s bite. In less than 5 minutes, a dentist or hygienist can heat the device and shape it to the patient’s front teeth. Then the patient is ready to go home with their new NiteBite. It’s that simple!
stress free bonding = no sensitivity
SDI is helping to dramatically reduce the polymerisation stress caused by composites shrinking with the introduction of Riva Bond LC, a new generation of adhesives that will dramatically minimise the stress at the interface and eliminate sensitivity.
Riva Bond LC is a universal light cured adhesive for direct restorations. Until now, dentists have had no choice but to place a composite that they know will shrink and not be able to do anything about it. For the first time ever, all dentists can now have a long lasting and sensitivity-free restoration.
Riva Bond LC is the first of the 9th generation adhesives. No other adhesive can have high bond strengths and significantly reduced stress at the restorative interface. Riva Bond LC’s unique Stress Reduction TechnologyTM incorporates bioactive ionglassTM technology with advanced glass ionomer resin technology ensuring minimal stress at all bonding interfaces.
The adhesive choice a dentist makes is critical for clinical success. Riva Bond LC will help to eliminate the key problem of a composite: the shrinkage stress created at the margins. A bond must help you do this. Welcome to the world of 9th generation adhesives.
For further information, please visit www.sdi.com.au or contact SDI:
USA/Canada: 1 800 2285166
Zirc would like to introduce New Neon Assorted Packs for both the Soft Grip One-piece mouth mirror and Double-sided mirror head. Both styles feature the unique lens technology of the Crystal HD® mouth mirror which provides a 40 percent brighter image compared to the industry standard Rhodium lens. The lens helps to prevent eye strain and stress by displaying clear, shadow free images. In addition, this mirror line offers lightweight and hand-friendly handle designs providing comfort and dexterity. Zirc’s Crystal HD® Mirror Line is available in stainless steel heads and plastic mirror options which are made of high-quality, autoclavable materials.
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