Category: Dental

What is Cosmetic Dentistry: A changing industry dynamic? 0

What is Cosmetic Dentistry: A changing industry dynamic?

Cosmetic dentistry, in recent times, has become an area of specialty within dentistry as people have become quite demanding for facial beauty. It is said that every dentist is inherently a cosmetic dentist. All dentists go through a similar training and education process where they are taught to use dental instruments and equipment for effective dental treatments which ultimately leads to a type of facial change, i.e. restructuring of the teeth. However, at this...

Role and components of a Dental chair 0

Role and components of a Dental chair

A Dental Chair is a specially designed medical device intended to support a patient’s body when a dental procedure is being performed on them. The electrically operational chair comes with a water line, micromotor, compressed air and is retractable as per the dentist’s requirements during a procedure. The equipment comes with a seat where the dentist sits while working on the patient. Every component of a dental chair is designed to serve a specific purpose....

Tips to efficiently use an Apex locator 0

Tips to efficiently use an Apex locator

An apex locator is an electronic equipment which is used in an endodontic procedure to locate the apical constriction and then gauge the length of the root canal space. The tip of the root is resistant to electrical current. It is measured by a pair of electrodes that are hooked to the lip of the patient and fastened to an endodontic file. This device is believed to provide more accurate results for locating the...

Top 5 Endomotors in the market today 0

Top 5 Endomotors in the market today

Rotary endodontic is an efficient procedure for root canal therapy. It successfully replaced the traditional root canal process in which dentists used hand instrumentation methods. In this technique, they used multiple hand files in a reaming and filing motion. Endomotors are devices which are used in rotary endodontic procedures where dentists have to use only one file to shape the root canal appropriately. There are multiple types of endomotors with varied specifications. However, there...

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Different types of Dental Gloves

  There are various types of dental gloves that offer a variety of advantages. But, one single type cannot provide complete protection for dentists. They should use specific gloves depending on the type of procedure undertaken. The following are the types of gloves: Rubber/plastic/synthetic gloves: These types of gloves can be used during cleaning or when working with oils, solvents, and other forms of chemicals Nitrile gloves: These gloves are made of synthetic rubber and...

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Tips for ordering dental supplies online

Hospitals and dental establishments have to be cautious when buying dental supplies online. If they are not careful, they will end up purchasing low-quality devices at high rates. This will further result in patients not receiving quality treatments. Here are some guidelines for purchasing dental supplies online: The range of supplies: Dental establishments should check if the online portal has a good range of products. They should also check whether the products available are...