April 28, 2021
How fortunate we are, to be members of such an incredible profession. In spite of the pandemic, the opportunities to learn new and better techniques are always available. With our current e-technology, it is possible to attend seminars, solely or as a group, anywhere in the world!
April 26, 2021
There are more than 15 million root canal procedures being performed each year. And for years, dental practitioners have used traditional methods to treat them. But today, research studies are showing that root canal irrigation is more effective and patient-friendly when treated with a laser.
April 20, 2021
Munce Discovery Burs feature round carbide heads on 31mm (Shallow Trougher) and 34 mm (Deep Trougher) non-flexible shafts that facilitate positive troughing control for locating separated instruments and uncovering hidden canals.
April 20, 2021
Imagine walking down a dark pathway at night. You turn on a flashlight and suddenly you are alerted to things you couldn’t see before that could trip you up — tree roots, uneven ground, winding turns. That’s what a 3-D cone beam imaging system does inside a patient’s mouth.
April 15, 2021
In keeping with its tradition of listening to clinicians, CJM Engineering introduces the TruGrit Trough Refiner, a rare diamond, as slow-speed latch-type diamonds are uncommon and, until now, non-existent with these distinct features.
October 14, 2020
Many readers will be familiar with Craig Barrington, DDS, whose photography has been featured on the cover of roots a number of times over the years. His images also appeared in Endo Tribune along with an interview (see “The immense variability of human tooth anatomy,” Endo Tribune, December 2016, Vol. 11, No. 4, Page 1).
October 13, 2020
The AW-100 is an air-driven handpiece specifically designed for root canal preparation and irrigation. Its major characteristics, as described by Micron Corp., the company behind the product, are as follows.
September 18, 2020
The PinkWave, available from Vista Apex, is the next generation of curing lights, equipped with patented QuadWave Technology that decreases composite shrinkage by up to 37 percent, simultaneously increasing hardness by up to 23 percent.