Centrix Products are Proudly Made in America

Last summer, President Donald Trump proclaimed the week of July 15-21 as ‘Made in America Week’. This year we want to continue the ‘Made in America’ celebration and showcase the many products from Centrix that are made right here in the USA. “Made-in-America products represent the global gold standard for quality, innovation, and craftsmanship and the output of a highly skilled workforce that is second to none.” Trump said in his proclamation last year. It’s important to support local and independently owned businesses that use only American parts and supplies; these companies make products that have an extra edge over the competition and help to boost the American economy. For almost...

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Men’s Health Celebration in June!

We often hear about Women’s Health Celebrations throughout the year, but it’s now time to focus on Men’s Health! June is Men’s Health Month, and we found some great ways to improve mens’ oral health. (Link to the full article at the end of this post.) Laugh and Smile MoreGo to the Dentist Regularly!Protect Your Teeth, Protect Your HeartCheck Those FillingsGet With It, Brush and Floss It sounds simple, but Men need to focus on their oral health more than ever as they age. These simple tips, outlined in full in the Artistic Dental Article here, will help keep those smiles healthy for a lifetime. For more information on how to help...

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We Support America’s ToothFairy

Centrix has long been a supporter of America’s ToothFairy: National Children’s Oral Health Foundation (NCOHF). We are again thrilled to be recognized by this organization for our product donations and support. With our assistance, and the assistance of many other organizations, America’s Toothfairy is able to help millions of children receive the dental care they so desperately need. America’s Toothfairy also educates children, families and care givers about oral health and has many tools resources on their website at AmericasToothfairy.org/programs-resources that help nurture healthy habits. Centrix is proud to continue to support America’s Toothfairy in their mission to “…repair broken smiles and…help foster healthy habits to last a lifetime.” For more information on...

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Our Prevention for Life Campaign Featured on Dental Product Shopper

Dental Product Shopper featured the Centrix Prevention for Life campaign in their May issue. The article shares our mission to combat caries for all with our array of preventive products that improve patient and practice health. Our goal is to break down the barriers that stand in the way of great preventive dentistry for patients of all ages. Our ‘prevention intervention’ starts with clearing up the common misconception that fluoride varnish is just for kids. We have data to prove that adults need preventive care even more than children. Our FluoroDose fluoride varnish has been consistently recognized as THE TOP fluoride varnish based on its exceptional taste, mouth-feel, and...

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“Beyond… Just Restoring Teeth.”

Dr. Alan Pressman focuses on the whole-patient experience in his Spring Valley, New York practice. A new fan of NoCord VPS, Dr. Alan F. Pressman of Springs Valley, NY, (Boston University Dental School graduate) was interviewed by the Dental Product Shopper about why he now uses NoCord VPS in his practice. Dr. Pressman prides himself on “innovation and state of the art dentistry,”combining traditional and new approaches in his practice to provide excellent restorative outcomes with optimal patient experiences. Of particular importance is making indirect restorations easier and better for both patients and the clinical team. “Combining NoCord with intraoral scanning has really streamlined the impression-taking process in our practice. When not...

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Spotlight on Robert Fucci, Jr. RDH, BS

Life as an Oral Care Specialist and Educator: Promoting Prevention for Life Working as dental hygienist, Robert Fucci Jr. RDH, BS, does more than just clean teeth. Education truly drives his role. He educates his patients on their oral health, proper oral hygiene, nutritional counseling; and advises on ways to prevent oral cancer, such as smoking cessation. All of his patients receive oral cancer screenings as well information on how to reduce the risk of getting oral infections such as dental caries. Fucci recommends that his patients get a topical fluoride treatment, such as FluoroDose fluoride varnish, during each of their routine dental visits. He works in a pediatric dental office...

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Dr. Marty Zase Loves Access Edge!

Dr. Marty Zase, from Colchester, CT, sings his praises for Access Edge, our Kaolin Clay Gingival Retraction Paste: "I use this product every single day in my practice, and honestly I wouldn't want to practice without it!” Access Edge is a high-viscosity, kaolin clay-based gingival retraction paste. It contains kaolin clay, to gently separate the gingiva from the tooth, plus aluminum chloride to help control bleeding and prevent seepage. Access Edge is injected subgingivally or packed around the tooth, then left in place for a minimum of 2 minutes. As the paste dries, Access Edge creates gentle, yet effective retraction to open the sulcus. The aluminum chloride and kaolin clay...

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Early Gifts that Make Dentistry Easier for Your Staff

Samantha Negraval, of Dental Product Shopper, recently posted a blog featuring two of our favorite products: FluoroDose® fluoride varnish, and NoCord™ VPS Impressioning System. Samantha writes, "With the holidays quickly approaching, many dentists will begin to think of what they might purchase for their staff as a way of saying “thank you.” Before you consider out-of-office gifts, think in-office: what can you purchase now that might make their lives a bit easier in 2019?" Our top-selling and award winning FluoroDose fluoride varnish gets top marks from THE DENTAL ADVISOR. We've won the top slot for 4 years in a row, and we have a good hunch that we've secured that spot again in...

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LIVE CE WEBINAR – Ensuring Structural Integrity During Restorative Treatment – This is the Core Issue!

Webinar Details: Ensuring Structural Integrity During Restorative Treatment – This is the Core Issue! Presenter: Dr. Marian Fanica CE Credits: 1 CEU Webinar Begins: 11/20/18 7:00 PM ET, 4:00 PM PT As part of restoring broken down teeth, it is important to place a post-and-core buildup on the remaining tooth structure prior to placing the final restoration. This CE webinar will discuss techniques and new materials used in core restorative approaches. Dr. Fanica will discuss best practices (materials and clinical techniques) related to the chairside fabrication of structurally sound restorations, including bonded post-and-core buildup. What You'll Learn The importance of using a dual-cure adhesive inside the root canalChoosing the right type...

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