These innovative products are designed to help clinicians deliver optimal care across a variety of fields.
With an ever-changing industry, it is vital for practices to diversify their offerings for patients. This means staying on top of the latest technologies and treatments to keep patients healthy and happy. The dental industry has played a major role not only in improving oral health, but also in general well-being. Products that aid in sleep dentistry, endodontics, and implants, among other specialties, can make the practice more well rounded and a place patients feel comfortable recommending to friends and family. Here we will look at 10 of the best dental specialty products from the past year.
Based on the nociceptive trigeminal inhibition tension suppression system mechanism of action, GrindRelief PRO does not require models, laboratory fees, or multiple appointments. With this new bruxism treatment, you can offer economical therapy the same day you make a diagnosis. Invented and patented by a dentist who suffered from bruxism, the appliance features a unique central power bar to prevent bite-through and reduce harmful muscle activity by 60% or more.
Grind Guard Technologies, LLC
877-401-1224 | grindreliefpro.com
The EndoPilot torque- and speed-controlled endodontic motor ensures efficient preparation of the root canal and the modern, integrated apex locator determines the exact, real-time file position during treatment. This all-in-one device contains a preprogrammed file library containing the parameters (eg, speed, torque) of the F360, F6 SkyTaper, and EndoReStart files and other commonly used file systems.
888-566-7485 | kometusa.com
A premixed bioceramic calcium silicate-based MTA sealer, Dia-Root Bio has a nonshrinking feature and is said to have a strong bonding ability. Those 2 features combine to create an optimized sealer for root canals. It has biocompatibility to heal tissue, allowing calcium ions that are released to help bone and tissue regeneration.
877-342-3368 | diadent.com
mySaliva is the latest version of SillHa Software for salivary screening. The mySaliva report offers an assessment using 7 key analytes of oral wellness that are clinically validated and in patient-friendly terms. Customizable fields allow for personalized feedback. Results can be monitored and compared over time.
ARKRAY USA, Inc
800-818-8877 | arkrayusa.com
Featuring high cutting efficiency, a balance of strength and flexibility, and a minimally invasive design, these files are designed to resist torsional stress and cyclic fatigue. Through this heat treat process, ZenFlex offers the ability to navigate 90 º curves.
800-537-7123 | kerrdental.com
The Anatotemp SC is an anatomic healing abutment and digital scan body in 1 component. It reportedly eliminates the need to remove the healing abutment and placement of impressions or digital scan bodies. The healing abutment and scan body library are integrated into the exocad and 3Shape software.
330-609-0386 | anatotemp.com
Powered by SleepImage®, VivoScore™ is a home sleep apnea test that utilizes proprietary cardiopulmonary coupling technology. The VivoScore test consists of a single-sensor ring recorder that works with a smartphone app and cloud-based algorithms to evaluate sleep quality and clinically diagnose sleep apnea.
866-908-4867 | vivoslife.com
This prosthetic platform is suitable across 3 implant ranges: impression coping, implant replica, and abutment interface. It was designed for efficiency and to eliminate the need for separate 1- or 2-stage designs. It is said to create predictable esthetics and soft tissue integration.
866-626-3677 | neoss.com
T-Scan™ Novus™ Core™ is a digital occlusal analysis entry-level system that provides dentists with essential bite force and timing for easy analysis. Using contact data points in conjunction with analog occlusion methods helps pinpoint exact areas in the patient’s mouth that require an adjustment.
800-248-3669 | tekscan.com
Vortex Blue rotary files are available in presterilized blister packs. The packaging is designed for single-patient use to eliminate the potential of cross contamination. They are designed to resist cyclic fatigue while offering torque strength and reduced shape memory.
844-848-0137 | dentsplysirona.com