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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Veteran Practitioner, Dr. Polhemus, Shares Thoughts on NoCord VPS Impressioning System

Centrix team members, John Eaton and Nick Campbell, recently visited one of our NoCord VPS fan’s, Dr. David Polhemus AACD Cosmetic Dentist of Raleigh, North Carolina, to congratulate him on his practice’s 30th anniversary. Dr. David Polhemus is featured in the April 2018 issue of Dental Product Shopper Magazine where he describes how two different patient’s needs, with regards to newly healing tissue safety and implant coping impressing stability, were met with NoCord VPS, our One-Step Impressioning System. NoCord VPS is an all-in-one system that retracts gingiva and controls bleeding. It delivers an impression with accuracy and dimensional stability using the clinician’s preferred technique. Dr. Polhemus writes, “I had an...

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Centrix Dental Couture

Applied Diamond Technology. Unique Designs. Superior Results.

In a recent blog by Dental Product Shopper, Samantha Negraval discusses the origin of “Dental Couture” and the “Luxury You and Your Patients Can Afford”: Centrix Advanced Finishing and Polishing Solutions with Applied Diamond Technology. Our Couture line of products incorporate a high percentage of diamond abrasives into the polishing surfaces, resulting in a significant reduction of the micro-roughness of the surface. The benefits for your patient are two-fold: a smoother surface for enhanced esthetics and more life-like reflectance and luster. Choose from Diamond Finishing & Polishing Cups & PoInts, Diamond Polishing Brushes, Diamond Polishing Paste, Diamond/Smooth ProxiDiscs and Diamond GripStrips. Read the full blog post here: https://www.dentalproductshopper.com/blog/-dental-couture-the-luxury-you-and-your-patients-can-afford

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The Role of the Dental Assistant Webinar

LIVE CE WEBINAR – The Role of the Dental Assistant: Techniques & Technologies That Help Deliver “World Class” Dentistry!

Webinar Details: The Role of the Dental Assistant – Techniques and Technologies that Help Deliver “World Class” Dentistry Presenter: Ms. Shannon Pace Brinker CE Credits: 1 CEU Webinar Begins: 10/25/18 7:00 PM ET, 4:00 PM PT The ideal chairside dental assistant must be current and knowledgeable in materials science and be proficient in the various step-by-step procedures that are now required to deliver state-of –the art dentistry to the patient. Increase your artistic skill and satisfaction by learning about materials and techniques that can help deliver to the patient the best dentistry has to offer! This is one comprehensive CE webinar that every dentist and dental assistant needs to...

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AccuDose Tubes and Plugs

Filling the Voids with Centrix AccuDose Tubes & Plugs

A recent Dental Product Shopper blog post tells just how easy it has been to eliminate the repetitive pad-to-mouth motion, while controlling costs and cross-contamination. AccuDose Tubes and Plugs have a variety of sizes, types and needle tube guages to fit any material and any procedure! Read the blog here! For more information, click here or call Centrix at (800) 235-5862.

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Dental Trade Alliance (DTA) Foundation Thanks Centrix for Donation

Centrix donates to the DTA Foundation. In a heartwarming letter from the Dental Trade Alliance, Laura Fleming Doyle, the Executive Director, let us know how much our donation meant, and how important it is to help those with special needs. Their grant project is one that is near and dear to our hearts. Laura wrote: "Centrix’s donation in 2017 made a real impact as the DTA Foundation worked to broaden awareness of oral health’s impact on overall health while working to improve access to oral health care in America.She went on to elaborate, "Without you, the innovative pilot projects and dental student scholarships funded by the DTA Foundation would not be possible....

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Refined Finishing and Polishing with GripStrip and ProxiDisc

In a recent blog post by Dental Product Shopper, Allison Walker discussed how you can get the most refined finishing and polishing of your restorations by using GripStrip, interproximal finishing and polishing strips, and ProxiDiscs, interproximal separators. Our products incorporate a high percentage of diamond abrasives into the polishing surfaces, resulting in a significant reduction of the micro-roughness of the surface. The benefits for your patient are two-fold: a smoother surface for enhanced esthetics and more life-like reflectance and luster. For more information, or to purchase these products, please visit our GripStrip Product Page and our ProxiDiscs Product Page. .

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How Does Your Core Buildup Material Stack Up Against the Competition?

Encore®D/C MiniMix®, our Unit-Dose Dual-Cure Core Buildup Composite material, truly stands up against its competitors! Encore® D/C is a superior core buildup material that ensures a complete cure, structural integrity and is easy-to-use. The unique MiniMix unit-dose cartridge eliminates waste and cross contamination; use only what you need! Encore D/C stacks beautifully, without slump, and ensures complete curing via dual-cure chemistry. Highly filled with superior compressive strength and radiopaque for easy identification, it cuts like dentin to avoid ditching in the margins. Both natural and contrast blue shades are available in unit-dose MiniMix cartridges, or in standard 25mL automix cartridges. Take the challenge and test your material against Encore D/C!

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