Centrix: Staying Positive, Ready to Help.

The stress and pressures from COVID-19DN affects us all, own cities and our neighborhoods. At Centrix, we have made adjustments and preparations to best support our community of dental professionals, manufacturers, distributors, families and friends. We are working with our production facilities and our vendors to ensure that our products are in inventories and available as you need them. Continuity of supply is a major concern for us. We are also taking care of our dental families. The safety of our customers, partners and employees is our top priority. We’re putting measures in place to limit the spread of this virus internally and to those with whom we...

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Centrix is proud to announce that E-Lieve received “New Product” focus in Dental Product Shopper January Issue

E-LieveSoothing relief for minor soft-tissue irritation before, during, and after procedures Even with the advent of modern dental treatments, many common dental procedures can still cause secondary issues such as damaged, irritated and painful soft tissue around the mouth or gingiva. Rubber dam use often leaves lips and the corners of the mouth dried, cracked and painful. Whitening or teeth bleaching can cause gingival inflammation and teeth sensitivity; and orthodontic appliances often cause irritation of the mucosa of the cheeks. Relieving Discomfort with Vitamin ECentrix’s E-Lieve is a topical Vitamin E treatment that provides immediate relief to soft-tissue irritation. Be¬cause E-Lieve is a moisturizer, it absorbs into the tissue and has...

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Give Your Patients the Very Best

We are excited to announce that FluoroDose Won TOP Fluoride Varnish 6 Years in a Row from Dental Advisor! Patients of all ages love the 5 great flavors and that it goes on smooth and stays clear. FluoroDose has less volume than many other fluoride varnishes, and consultants thought it was just the right amount for a single patient treatment without waste. The varnish applies smoothly without clumping and dries clear. The colorful LolliPack packaging was visually appealing to children. Adults and children found the four flavors to be pleasant. Dental Advisor Since February is National Kids Dental Health Month, FluoroDose is a great addition to your...

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Centrix Welcomes New RAMS

Happy 2020! Centrix is excited to welcome two new RAMS for our Mid-Atlantic & Ohio Valley regions. Audrey and Jeren have been in our Shelton, CT office for the past few weeks getting familiar with Centrix's wide range of products. They will start in their territories next Monday, January 27th and look forward to helping you with your dental product needs. Centrix Dental Welcomes EFDA Audrey Schofield as Mid-Atlantic Regional Area Manager January, 2020 - Shelton, CT – Centrix Dental is excited to announce our new Regional Account Manager (RAM) for the Mid-Atlantic Territory, Audrey Schofield. Audrey has a background in restorative dentistry as a licensed Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) as well as prior...

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Centrix Announces the Release of LolliCaine® Topical Anesthecic in 1-oz. Jars!

LolliCaine features rapid onset 20% benzocaine gel providing temporary relief during periodontal curettage, local injections, scaling, root planing and other dental procedures. Now available in both a unit-dose LolliPack® and our new 1 oz. LolliJar™.  Our unique LolliPack packaging reduces cross-contamination and eliminates over-dosing waste, while the economical LolliJar helps to reduce overall material costs. Key Product Features: Rapid onset, powerfully effective topical anesthesiaGreat taste with no bitter aftertasteProvides temporary relief from oral painContains 20% benzocaine gelAvailable in 4 flavors: Bubble Gum, Cherry, Mint, and Piña ColadaPackaging that helps control material costs. Key Package Features – Unit-dose LolliPack Eliminates unused gel - place LolliCaine on every tray and if not used it can get wiped clean and go...

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You won’t want to miss this FREE CE Webinar!

This CE webinar informs dental professionals about improved caries prevention strategies, based on scientific evidence for Caries Management by Risk Assessment (CAMBRA). It provides suggestions for the practical implementation of these concepts into clinical practice. Clinical protocols will be shared that have been developed by experts in the field of cariology, dental practice, academic research and successful practitioners of CAMBRA. Learning Objectives:On completion of this course you will be able to do the following: Analyze the principles of caries management by risk assessment.Recognize the value of performing a caries risk assessment on patients.Describe and differentiate between clinical protocols used to manage dental caries.Identify dental products available for patient interventions usingCAMBRA principles. Join...

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Centrix is excited to announce that NoCord received a 4.1% from the Dental Product Shopper Peer to Peer Review!

Overall SatisfactionBecause of its ability to produce stable final impressions, combined with other convenient features, NoCord VPS received a Recommended Product rating from DPS evaluators. Most clinicians said they would recommend this impressioning system to others, and many pointed out its good mixing characteristics, zero distortion, and extension beyond margins. Dr. Krantz said he would purchase the system in the future because he received “good results with no change of technique.” Rating his overall satisfaction as excellent, Dr. O’Leary said he would recommend and purchase NoCord VPS in the future, concluding, “In 40 years of practice, this is one of the better products to emerge. It truly is as...

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Tips for Good Oral Hygiene and Healthy Smiles

October is National Dental Hygiene Month. The goal is to raise awareness of habits that promote good oral care & a healthy smile. The following article from the UIC provides easy tips and educational videos on oral hygiene and caries prevention. There are billions of bacteria living inside our mouths at any given time. Many of these bacteria build up as plaque, causing tooth decay (cavities) and gingivitis, which can lead to periodontal (gum) disease. For a healthy smile, you must practice good oral hygiene every day. Brushing after meals, using antimicrobial mouthwash, and flossing at least once per day helps to keep these disease causing bacteria from reproducing in...

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Bill Dragan Receives 2019 Award from Give Kids A Smile

Centrix President Bill Dragan Receives 2019 Award from Give Kids A Smile!

Centrix, and President Bill Dragan, are proud to be the recipient of the 2019 Steven W. Kess Give Kids A Smile® (GKAS) Corporate Volunteer Award, which recognizes them for long-term outstanding involvement and dedication to the ADA Foundation GKAS program. Bill was recognized at the ADA FDI Meeting in San Francisco where he was presented with the award. Give Kids a Smile started out in 2002 as a humble movement in St. Louis by Drs. Jeff Dalin and B. Ray Storm, who helped nearly 400 children. Today, a very impressive statistic on the GKAS Website reads “Since 2003, more than 5.5 million children have been cared for by more than...

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Relieve with E-Lieve™!

Now there is a faster, easier solution for moistening and soothing minor soft tissue irritation before, during and after dental procedures! E-Lieve Vitamin E, in unit-dose tubes is the latest innovation from Centrix! We’ve all learned about the benefits of using Vitamin E to help soothe irritated tissue, but who wants to mess with cutting capsules open, when you can simply “Twist, Squeeze, Apply” directly onto the irritation? E-Lieve is a topical Vitamin E treatment that provides instant relief to soft tissue irritation and can be used to treat damaged gingival tissue during and after dental procedures. Because E-Lieve is also a moisturizer, it absorbs into the tissue, reducing inflammation. E-Lieve...

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