18th Annual Midwinter Product Showcase

The Midwinter Product Showcase highlights products that will be featured at the Chicago Dental Society's 148th Midwinter Meeting. If you can't make it to the show, it's not a problem. Dentistry Today will be conducting a blog during the Midwinter Meeting. Starting Thursday, February 21 and going through Saturday, February 23.
To stay up to date on the happenings, visit dentistrytoday.com/live-blog.

SOFTWARE/DIGITAL SENSOR - DentiMax

DentiMax is a true, fully integrated sensor/practice management system. You can easily create treatment plans and view digital x-rays from one screen. Simply click on a tooth in the charting screen to instantly see all of the x-rays associated with that tooth—no clicking back and forth between windows. With DentiMax, using digital x-rays with practice management software couldn’t be easier. For more information, call (800) 704-8494 or visit dentimax.com.



 

CORE MATERIAL/POST CEMENT - Essential Dental Systems

The new, 2-in-1 core build-up material and post cement Ti-Core Flow+ is available in an automix syringe for ideal viscosity and convenience. It is radiopaque for easy viewing on x-rays. Its dual-cured formulation speeds up procedural time. You can save both time and money by choosing Ti-Core Flow+ as your multipurpose material for your restoration needs. For more information, call (800) 22-FLEXI.

 

IMPRESSION MATERIAL - EXACTA Dental Direct

FRESH Bold VPS is an advanced vinyl polysiloxane impression material system that provides dentists with incredible accuracy and ease of use at a great value. It is available in 8 viscosities and 2 setting times. The lower viscosities have exceptional hydrophilic properties and tear strength. For more information, call (800) 474-7665 or visit the Web site exactadental.com.



 

DENTAL CHAIR - Flight Dental Systems

The A10 Patient Chair is an ergonomically engineered seat with a cushion design. Easy drop-down arm rests and synchronized seat and backrest movement make for a reliable and comfortable chair. Also, a double-articulating headrest provides unlimited positioning for patient comfort. For more information, call (866) 799-0517.





 

AIR-ABRASION DEVICE - Groman

One million bond enhancement procedures are produced hassle-free with the unidose EtchMaster tips. The tips are the perfect powder-blasting instrument for pretreatment of enamel, metal, ceramic, porcelain, and composites. The Etch­Master tips never clog and operate without overspray. The tips are powered by your chairside air via a simple handpiece adapter. For more information, call (800) 906-9298 or visit myetcher.com.




 

DIGITAL SPLINT - Great Lakes Orthodontics

Great Lakes Orthodontics makes splints easy for you. The company will provide assistance selecting (1) the appropriate splint, (2) a quick, yet thorough patient screening guide, and (3) a dedicated splint specialist to guide you through the process. Plus, these digital splints are so accurate that minimal if any adjustment is needed. For more information, call (800) 828-7626 or visit greatlakesortho.com.







 

EXTRACTION INSTRUMENTS - Golden Dental Solutions

Achieving atraumatic extractions has never been easier, more predictable, or faster than with the revolutionary Physics Forceps. A biomechanical rationale to ex-tractions based on the power of a first Class 1 lever along with a patented beak and bumper design allows these instruments to operate as a lingual elevator. For more information, call (877) 987-2284 or visit physicsforceps.com.







 

SECTIONAL MATRIX SYSTEM - Garrison Dental Solutions

The Composi-Tight 3D XR Sectional Matrix Ring is an ultraretentive matrix ring designed for use with short or malpositioned teeth, including areas between the canine and first bicuspid. The enhanced, Soft Face silicone ensures true matrix band adaptation, which reduces both flash and finishing time while improving contacts. The dynamic tip angle allows for proper tip alignment with the buccal and lingual surfaces for precise adaptation. For more information, call (888) 437-0032 or visit garrisondental.com.





 

TOOTH REPLACEMENT SYSTEM - Glidewell Laboratories

The Inclusive Tooth Replacement Solution offers everything you need to complete implant-supported restorations—for one all-inclusive price. This all-in-one treatment solution features the Inclusive Tapered Implant, surgical drills, prosthetic guide, custom temporary abutment and crown for patient-specific soft tissue management, a custom impression coping, and the final custom abutment and ceramic restoration. For more information, visit inclusivedental.com.





 

IMPLANT - Hiossen

Enhanced initial stability provided by ETIII SA fixture yields optimal conditions for immediate and early loading. The corkscrew thread design provides self-tapping and path-correcting ability where it delivers smooth insertion and feel. Integrated platform switching of the ETIII SA creates an environment for a wide range of aesthetic options. For more information, call (888) 678-0001 or visit hiossen.com.









 

X-RAY POSITIONING SYSTEM - HealthFirst

The Tru-Align x-ray positioning system is a rectangular x-ray collimator that enables and confirms perfect alignment with the sensor or film. This eliminates cone cuts and the need for retakes and produces a clearer x-ray image. It conforms to the ALARA principle by reducing scatter radiation up to 90%. For more information, call (800) 331-1984 or visit healthfirst.com.





   

CLEANING PASTE - Ivoclar Vivadent

You can achieve drastically higher bond strength by cleaning your restoration with Ivoclean. Studies show that water and phosphoric acid do not adequately clean contact surfaces to establish a sound bond between the restoration and the tooth. The universal Ivoclean paste effectively cleans the bonding surfaces of dental restorations after intraoral try-in. For more information, call (800) 533-6825, visit ivoclarvivadent.com, or e-mail This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .







   

ISOLATION SYSTEM - Isolite Systems

Isolite and Isodry dental isolation systems give you control of the oral environment, improving patient management, controlling moisture and oral humidity, increasing visibility, and eliminating sources of contamination. Innovative Isolite mouthpieces are the key to the systems and are designed to fit a wide range of patients so that you can have quick, reliable isolation for every patient and for every procedure. For more information, call (800) 560-6066 or visit isolitesystems.com.







   

ENDODONTIC STORAGE SYSTEM - Jordco

The Endoring FileCaddy organizer provides a unique bulk storage solution for all endodontic files. The clinician places multiple files securely into the special foam insert, closes the lid, and steam autoclaves the entire Endoring FileCaddy organizer. Single-handed operation allows easy opening of the protective lid to access the processed files chairside. For more information, call (800) 752-2812.





   

HANDPIECE - Johnson-Promident

The Clear Advantage handpiece offers the same design, performance, and warranty as the original for about half the price. It has a lightweight, ergonomic design for better positioning and reduced fatigue, and its smooth 360° swivel provides better comfort and access. For more information, call (800) 210-8945 or visit johnsonpromident.com.







   

BULK FILL COMPOSITE - Kerr

SonicFill is the only sonic-activated, single-step bulk fill composite system for posterior restorations. Sonic activation enables a rapid flow of composite into the cavity for effortless placement and superior adaptation. Nonsticky handling makes contouring of occlusal anatomy fast and easy—greatly reducing procedure time. For more information, call (877) 685-1484.





   

IMPLANTS - KAT Implants

Really Wide Implants are designed for immediate placement in molar extraction sockets. The implants are provided in 6.5- and 8-mm diameters and 6-, 8-, and 10-mm lengths. Now, with implants ranging in diameter from 2.5 to 8 mm, the KAT System can serve all clinical needs with a single surgical/restorative kit. For more information, call (877) 528-7978 or visit katimplants.com.

   

WHITENING SYSTEM - KöR Whitening

Recent advancements by whitening science expert Dr. Rod Kurthy have made the KöR Whitening system fast, easy, and very economical. The new dual-activated, Tri-Barrel Hydremide Peroxide formulation achieves predictable, permanent whitening results for any patient type thanks to its foundation in science and logic. KöR Whitening is also the only whitening company in the world to offer a 100% satisfaction money-back guarantee. For more information, call (866) 763-7753.

   

ALIGNER MATERIAL - MicroDental Laboratories

ZEUS Full Contour Zirconia Restoratives are a strong alternative to PFM and full-metal restorations. These restoratives offer aesthetic advantages over full metals and are more resilient to fracture or delamination than PFMs. They are highly biocompatible and are not affected by fluctuations in alloy prices. ZEUS Restoratives are available in 3 tiers of products. For more information, call (800) 229-0936.

   

DISPOSABLE APPLICATORS - Microbrush

Microbrush applicators are specially designed for precise application of controlled amounts of ma-terial in hard-to-reach areas. Their design features stiff applicator heads in 3 sizes that allow for scrubbing, reliable fibers that resist the harsh dental materials, and a strong bendable portion. They are ideal for applying cements, etchants, sealants, bonding agents, hemostatic solutions, and conditioners. For more information, call (866) 866-8998 or visit microbrush.com.





   

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18th Annual Midwinter Product Showcase