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36 month clinical trial results for DENTSPLY’s SDR® from the University of Alabama and the University of Buffalo are now available. SDR is an innovative self-levelling bulk fill composite that gives outstanding results in record time. The core benefits include: 4mm in a single cast 40% quicker1 Low shrinkage stress   Further to the unique benefits of SDR, the clinical trial results support SDR as an excellent quality, durable filling material.   The initial...
Periapical Inflammation
Success. It’s something we all strive to achieve and it’s no different when we perform a root canal procedure.  So what is it that makes an endodontic procedure a success? It might come as a surprise, but success is not totally reliant on the quality of the root canal treatment itself, but also on how you protect your root canal post treatment – and that’s with a good quality apical seal and coronal restoration.   The most common cause of root canal failure is...
SDR - Smart Dentin Replacement
We are pleased to announce that SDR’s indications have been expanded and SDR is now approved for safe use in: Primary molars (without further capping)  Small conservative class I restorations (without further capping) SDR, the self-levelling, flowable base that can be bulk-filled in increments of 4mm, already has the following indications: Base in class I and class II direct restorations Liner under direct restorative materials – class II box liner...
THE DENTSPLY CATALOGUE
It's now incredibly easy to find all your clinical dental solutions in one place with the first edition of the DENTSPLY Catalogue (CEE, MEA, CIS). The Catalogue covers DENTSPLY's product ranges for: Instruments Endodontics Restoratives Preventive X-Ray Making it easier than ever for you to find the products you need to make your practice a success. To view the catalogue, please download the .pdf below.
Composite Packaging
From mid-2014, a new packaging and syringe design will be rolled out for a number of key DENTSPLY composite brands. The aim of the redesign is to help meet the high demand for quality and safety and incorporates: Packaging A fresh-looking, practical design Space saving and moisture safe outer pouches which will replace the existing cartons Moisture safe small inner pouches to replace the existing internal blister packaging. Each pouch will contain 4 or 5 compules (depending on...
Dynamics 20
Download the latest issue of DENTSPLY’s magazine, Dynamics. Articles covered in this issue: SDR® is the Ideal Material for Bulk-Fill in High C-Factor Cavities: A comparative study (Van Ende et al. 2013) examining the microtensile bond strength to dentin of the cavity floor: Only SDR was able to achieve a consistently high adhesion even in 4-mm deep cavities using the bulk filling technique —without elaborate incremental layering. This was not possible with either a flowable or...
AEEDC Award received
DENTSPLY celebrated as PROTAPER NEXT™ claimed the “Excellence in clinical equipment” Award at the AEEDC exhibition, Dubai 2014. The Award commemorates dental products which are revolutionary in professional care or are ground breaking developments to existing products. PROTAPER NEXT was declared the winner due to the innovation it brings to the DENTSPLY Maillefer PROTAPER system, which has been the gold standard in endodontics for many years. PROTAPER NEXT features the...
AH Plus
The well established AH Plus® root canal sealer is not only appreciated by dentists; it has now proven its exceptional biocompatibility in comparative trials1 conducted by Germany’s major ecological consumer magazine, ÖKO-TEST. Its testers confirmed a positive benefit-risk ratio for AH Plus for definitive endodontic obturation and gave it an overall rating of “very good,” their highest rating, on the basis of excellent test results. ÖKO-TEST examined 17...