SciCan - Autoclave

The STATIM G4 is the same renowned and trusted autoclave it has been for more than 20 years but now boasts a new contemporary look and connectivity that is the first of its kind. The G4 technology will change the way you interact by providing a direct channel of communication through the Internet to you or anyone you desire. It has been drastically upgraded with a level of interactivity never seen before. For more information, call (800) 572-1211 or visit the Web site scicanusa.com.


Septodont - Dentin Replacement Material

Biodentine is an all-in-one bioactive and biocompatible dentin replacement material that can be used in both the crown and root. Indications include restoring deep cavities, pulp capping, pulpotomies, perforations, and internal/external resorptions. It provides a number of clinical benefits, including remineralization, preservation of pulp, and prevention of clinical failures. It is now clinically proven that a final restoration can be placed over Biodentine in 10 to 12 minutes during one office visit. For more information, call (800) 872-8305.


Shofu Dental - Sealant

BeautiSealant is a giomer containing surface prereacted glass. The unique property of this filler material is that it has been clinically shown to recharge fluoride from high-ionic varnishes and rinses. The giomer releases fluoride, sodium, strontium, aluminum, silicate, and borate, all with known bioactive properties. The BeautiSealant primer has dual-adhesive monomers that are designed to penetrate pits and fissures and to prepare them for improved bonding. For more information, call (800) 827-4638 or visit shofu.com.


Sirona Dental Systems - Digital Impression System

CEREC AC Connect allows dental professionals to scan and send digital impressions to the inLab dental laboratory of choice, with no additional scanning fees. It delivers some of the fastest acquisition speeds on the market and brings one the fastest returns on investment. With CEREC technology, there’s the ability to upgrade and connect to an in-office milling unit at any time. For more information, call (800) 873-7683.


Six Month Smiles - Cosmetic Brace System

This Short Term Ortho System is a conservative and cosmetic approach to treating adult patients with crooked or misaligned teeth. The system utilizes clear brackets and tooth-colored wires, and treatment times are just 6 months on average. The system is suitable for general practitioners. No orthodontic experience is required. For more information, visit sixmonthsmiles.com.


SNAP Imaging Systems - Cosmetic Simulation Software

SNAP cosmetic simulation software is a must-have tool for generating interest in and increasing case acceptance of cosmetic treatments. You can produce natural-looking simulations in less than one minute, allowing your patients to envision what they would look like after dental veneers, orthodontics, teeth whitening, bridges/implants, and more. The take-home photo acts as a reminder of your recommendations and is often shared with others who help motivate the patient to schedule treatment. For more information, call (866) 987-7627 or visit the Web site snapdental.com.


SS White Burs - Burs

EndoGuide Burs are a unique set of 8 burs for nonsurgical root canal treatment. The patented, conical-shaped microdiameter tip acts as a self-centering guide for straight-line access to canals, maximizing treatment efficiency and conserving healthy pericervical dentin. The burs facilitate increased tactile sense of dentin and calcified canals, provide a polished dentin surface for easier visual identification of hidden canals, and can reduce dependence on costly ultrasonic instrumentation. For more information, visit sswhiteburs.com.


Steri-Shield - Sensor Holder

Wingers radiological sensor holders provide an easy, quick, and pain-free way to capture all oral images with any popular radiography sensor on the market. The hybrid system provides the convenience of universal fit, disposable sensor holders, and the savings of holder tools than can be sterilized. All shots can be captured easily and results are repeatable as the system holder tools do not sacrifice sensor stability. For more information, call (800) 699-7220 or visit steri-shield.com.


Sterngold - Implant Attachment

Before the ERA concept was developed, dental professionals and their patients were experiencing problems with some resilient attachments. They were too expensive, complicated to fabricate, and too fragile or unreliable for long-term patient service. The ERA System alleviates these problems by using new materials and patented designs. ERA attachments comprise a metal female component, which is intraorally fixed. There’s also a replaceable, high-density nylon male anchored in the denture base. For more information, call (800) 243-9942 or visit sterngold.com.


Sun Dental Labs - Implant Abutment

SunTech Custom Implant Abutments come in titanium, zirconia, and hybrid materials, are platform-independent, and are available for all major implant systems from several companies, including Astra, Nobel Biocare, BIOMET, Zimmer Den-tal, and Bio­Horizons. Its benefits include (1) the ability to be custom designed for each patient, (2) precision technology that minimizes manual adjustments, (3) optimized emergence profile for enhancing crown aesthetics, and (4) the ability to en-sure excellent gingival health. For more information, call (866) 561-9777 or visit the Web site located at sundentallabs.com.


Suni Medical Imaging - Intraoral Radiography System

SuniRay digital radiography system is a favorite among dental practitioners for how easily and quickly it captures and analyzes dental radiographs. This portable intraoral device displays crisp images even in the toughest areas with its ergonomic design, ensuring easy positioning and optimal patient comfort. Plus, its sensors provide easy-to-use software that allows for inge­nious applications. For more information, call (800) 438-7864 or visit suni.com.


Sunstar Americas - Antiseptic Rinse

Unlike other commercial antiseptic rinses, G•U•M PerioShield Oral Health Rinse provides a unique, plaque-blocking technology that forms a shield to help prevent bacterial plaque from adhering to tooth and gum surfaces. This process of blocking the plaque from attaching and colonizing has been proven to help prevent and treat gingivitis. For more information, visit gumbrand.com or visit the Web site sunstaramericas.com.


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