Touted as faster and easier to apply, the concept of a retraction paste seems to check the efficiency box, but it is effective? Ultradent's Vice President of Research and Development, Neil Jessop, devised a means of measuring its effectiveness when compared to cord and the results were surprising.
Join us as we take a peek at a typical day in the life of dental hygienist!
Dental hygienists are an extremely important part of any dental practice.... The education and training they give patients about oral hygiene and keeping their teeth healthy between appointments cannot be understated.
"At a trade show we learned about UltraSeal XT plus sealant and decided to give it a try and track the success rate. We were amazed! We weren't having to redo any of our sealants and if we did, it was rare."…
Children and their sippy cups and toddlers with their bottles are a well-known recipe for disaster when it comes to tooth decay, but with the rise in popularity of adult sports like road biking, mountain biking, and long-distance running, the risk once only assigned to toddlers has increased for adults.
Now I can do two or three back-to-back Class II restorations in a short amount of time because not only am I not using the Tofflemire anymore, but I don’t have to do a lot of polishing and adjusting either! The way the matrix is designed—I get my marginal ridge and everything when I’m done. It saves me time. I’m more efficient.