prophy angle


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prophy angle

In dentistry, a wheel containing pieces of wire. It is used for cleaning metal surfaces.
See also: angle
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Disposable prophy angles currently account for some 50% of the total prophy angle market.
There is currently no prophy angle technology on the market which eliminates splattering.
You should use normal pressure when cleaning with the new PasteFree prophy angle.
The Company's consumables product offering includes disposable and metal prophy angles, prophy cups and brushes, dental micro-applicators, moisture control products, infection control products, dental handpieces (drills) and related components, endodontic systems, orthodontic toothbrushes, flavored examination gloves and other products.
The company's consumables product offering includes disposable and metal prophy angles, prophy cups and brushes, dental micro-applicators, moisture control products, infection control products, dental drills, endodontic systems, orthodontic toothbrushes, flavored examination gloves, children's toothbrushes, and children's toothpastes.
Also new from Hu-Friedy are Disposable Prophy Angles in both standard straight and contra angle styles.
Designed to make dental hygiene procedures fast and easy, the iStar is the first true cordless prophy handpiece that allows full freedom of movement and is compatible with all disposable prophy angles.
3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Young Dental, a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of consumables, instruments and other items used in the dental industry, today announced the acquisition of Oral-B Minute-Foam, Centrays and Centwins trays and SUPA(TM) disposable prophy angles together with the licensing of the Oral-B brand name for select professional oral care products.