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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 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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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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Check out AbsoLute™ Universal Resin Cement in the July issue of Dentaltown!

Check out AbsoLute™ Universal Resin Cement in the July issue of Dentaltown!

AbsoLute combines the two key features that clinicians are looking for during cementation: strength and simplicity. It’s easy to place and easy to remove any excess material. And, AbsoLute is notably strong to ensure restorations adhere in even the most challenging clinical situations. AbsoLute is self-etch and self-adhesive so no primer or conditioner is needed. This makes placement—even to the bottom of a post space—fast and simple. The universal cement has a low film thickness and water solubility to create the ideal viscosity and a better seat. The assurance of dual-cure combined with a high flexural strength creates superior bond strength that’s built to withstand high-stress chewing and bruxing forces. A...

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Prevention for Life featured in Dental Product Shopper’s July Issue

In the Dental Product Shopper July issue check out Centrix's Prevention for Life article from Dr. Fay Goldstep featured in From the Podium. In this article, Dr Goldstep addresses the need for customized, care-driven approaches to caries prevention for patients of all ages. She states that "Prevention for Life is a lifelong commitment for both the patient and the oral care provider. It’s truly a winwin scenario: The practice gets a patient for life, while the patient gets customized treatment from day one. Read the full article. To learn more about combating caries for all ages visit: cariesprevention.com. You can earn 2 free CE credits with a free Prevention for Life Lunch & Learn....

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Absolute™ Rated 4.2 from Dental Product Shopper!

Centrix is pleased to announce that our AbsoLute, self-adhesive, dual-cure resin cement, received a 4.2 rating from Dental Product Shopper’s Peer-to-Peer Review! “It’s one step—can’t get any easier,” Dr. Pavelchek declared after trying AbsoLute in his practice for several weeks. He was amazed at the time saved by eliminating the bonding agent from the process and pointed out several other ways that clinicians can save time with AbsoLute. Praising its efficient setting time and simple cleanup, he concluded, “It’s easy to use and decreases chair time. The simplified technique translates to more efficient workflow.” To read the full product review, click here.

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Centrix Made in America

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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