Author | Dr. Alan J. Wickenhauser DMD

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How to eliminate the tackiness between dental instruments and filled composite resin

March 27, 2015

Have you ever been annoyed by composite sticking to everything but your cavity prep? You wipe off so much that you realize the wasted resin could have filled another preparation? You might even resort to wetting the instrument with adhesive material to prevent the problem or opt for a “non-stick” hand instrument or carver to solve the problem.