Centrix donates to Just Kids Dental

To our friends at Centrix, Inc.,On behalf of the Board of Directors and staff of Just Kids Dental, we would like to thank you for your donation. Every day we are honored to have the opportunity to collaborate with caring businesses, like yours, for the improved health and well-being of children.Through every encounter, Just Kids Dental provides needed preventive dental services and oral health and nutritional education, which in turn, improves overall health. By providing these services, Just Kids Dental reduces the number of school hours lost due to dental disease and the proportion of children with tooth decay.Thank you for your support of Just Kids Dental. And, thank...

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Access Crown® Temporary Crowns Made Fast and Easy!

Centrix is known for making dentistry easier. “Easier” can be determined by many factors: faster process, no mixing, less chair time, easy on your patient, you name it. Access Crown bis-acryl composite just happens to cover all of those bases!Fast Process, Less Chair Time: Access Crown can be removed from your patient’s mouth in only 60 seconds. It has an elastic behavior during polymerization, and the memory will allow you to pull it from undercuts or non-parallel tooth preparations, returning it to its original form. It is fast and easy to remove without distortion, saving you valuable chair time.No Mixing: Access Crown is a monomer-free, auto-mix formula with no unpleasant taste or smell;...

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Centrix Donates FluoroDose to Fiji Dental Foundation

Centrix received some more great news about FluoroDose, our sodium fluoride cavity varnish!Fiji Dental and Medical Foundation, which serves the Malolo Island chain of Fiji, put our Fluoride Varnish to good use in February of this year. Here is an excerpt from the letter we received:“We are so grateful for the Centrix donation of fluoride and would like to tell you about our trip and how your donation helped make it possible.Our foundation is Fiji Dental and Medical Foundation. It is a 501(c)3 that provides dental and medical services to the people living in the Malolo Island chain of Fiji. Our inaugural clinic took place in February...

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Kenya Smiles + Centrix = Smiling Children

“Kenya Smiles is a comprehensive public health and dental care project of the 71 Rotary Clubs of District 5160 in Northern California and the Rotary Club of Karen-Nairobi, Kenya. It is a model plan designed to improve the oral health of children in Kenya through the development of a sustainable dental preventive care program.” Says Sheila Hurst, Kenya Smiles Project Team Leader.In June, Centrix donated FluoroDose fluoride varnish to help this great organization. Approximately 500 patients turned up for the Kenya dental program, with 40% of those being children. Everyone was excited about having FluoroDose applied to their teeth, most especially the mothers of the children! It was also...

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Centrix Donation helps patients in Haiti and the Dominican Republic

We at Centrix were very pleased to hear that our product donations to the Oregon Health & Science University School of Dentistry went to excellent use in Haiti and the Dominican Republic this month!A wonderful letter of thanks was sent to us by the doctors and assistants that made this very generous trip.“On behalf of Oregon Health & Science University School of Dentistry, we would like to say thank you for your generous contributions in supporting our humanitarian trip to Dajabon, Dominican Republic. With your support, we were able to treat over 300 patients who were in need of dental treatment. Just as the treatment varied from fluoride varnishes...

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7 things that Centrix loved about CDA San Francisco

Centrix was once again lucky enough to make the long trip out west to CDA in San Francisco … one of our favorite cities! CDA has plenty to offer to keep us engaged and inspired.Here we compiled a list of our top 7 things that we love about CDA and San Francisco. Let’s see if any of your favorites are on this list!7. The scenic beauty of San Francisco. It was a gorgeous week! And, though we worked long hard hours, the few breaks we took were well worth it.6. Location of the Convention Center. Conveniently situated at the Moscone South Convention Center, we were within walking distance from our...

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GingiTrac Cordless Gingival Retraction System

Gingitrac’s 1:1 Vinyl Polysiloxane formula is easier to express from an automix gun, has a longer shelf-life AND a faster set time!Unlike traumatic cord techniques or messy paste alternatives, our patented GingiTrac material delivers the perfect combination of built-in astringency, gentle retraction and fast setting times to assure the most accurate impressions. Simply syringe the retraction paste into the sulcus with our patented NeedleTip™, apply bite pressure with a GingiCap™, and wait 2 minutes. GingiTrac’s built-in astringent controls oozing, while the flow-able Vinyl Polysiloxane material gently pushes the gingiva. And, since GingiTrac materials are silicone based, removal is fast and easy! GingiTrac materials slip cleanly out of the sulcus without trauma. And, you can preview your...

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Disposable Tubes & Plugs – Invented by Centrix!

C-R Syringes, tubes and plugs were invented by Centrix over 40 years ago, and Centrix continues to be the world leader in providing delivery systems for all dental materials.Centrix disposable tubes and plugs eliminate repetitive pad-to-mouth motion by putting the entire mixture at your fingertips. You can quickly and more cost-effectively dispense any type of composite or cement while reducing voids and porosities in any restoration. Centrix tubes and plugs are disposable, therefore you will completely eliminate cleanup and cross contamination. No matter what application or viscosity material you need to dispense there is a Centrix tube and plug to get the job done right. Trusted and clinically proven for over...

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Better Results With or Without Cord

Choose the retraction paste that works for you.GingiTrac is a silicone based material, automixed in a single-use disposable syringe tip. Kind and gentle to gingival tissue, GingiTrac slips out of the retracted sulcus in one piece, and is ideal for use with or without cord. Controls bleeding and oozing through the astringent action of aluminum sulfate.Access Edge is a heavy-bodied retraction paste containing the natural drying and hemostatic properties of kaolin clay and the astringent action of aluminum chloride. Single-use syringe tips insure perfect asepsis – just use once and throw away. Ideal for use with or without a cord technique.Optimized Cord Technique:(Less time and effort!) 1. Place a single strand of retraction cord into the sulcus. 2....

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Centrix Grant Awarded to NCOHF Affiliate

NCOHF Awards Centrix Dental Grant to San Gabriel Valley Foundation for Dental Health(Charlotte, NC, November, 2012)With a generous donation from Centrix Dental, a leader in delivery systems and related products for dental professionals, National Children's Oral Health Foundation: America's ToothFairy (NCOHF) has awarded a grant in the amount of $10,000 to the San Gabriel Valley Foundation for Dental Health (SGVFDH). The Centrix Dental Grant will support an outreach education program that will reach over 11,000 children in the next year."Centrix is proud to support the great work of NCOHF: America's ToothFairy," said Bill Dragan, President, Centrix Incorporated. "We share their commitment and applaud...

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