prophy cup

prophy cup

a deformable rubber cup which flares when applied to a tooth being polished.
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A prophy cup, similar to what a dental hygienist uses for contour cleaning around the tooth and under the gum line
The dental professional applies a small amount of paste to sensitive tooth surfaces with a slowly rotating, soft prophy cup.
These indentations are adjacent to the areas of polished enamel and are approximately the diameter of a prophy cup.
The brush has a dense field of oscillating brushes, shaped like the prophy cup used by dentists, to better contact and polish the teeth, and a rubber polishing strip to hold more paste.
Premier[R] Dental Products Company introduces 2pro[TM] Total Access Disposable Prophy Angles, featuring a prophy cup and tip for cleaning and polishing teeth.
A moving rubber prophy cup can first be applied to a fingernail so they can get a sense of what it will feel like on the teeth.
Rite-Angle (Dentsply International, York, Pennsylvania) disposable prophy angle has a special synthetic prophy cup.
You no longer have to keep filling your prophy cup with paste and will not have to continually rinse out your patients mouth.
Its gentle but firm oscillating motion allows continuous contact and pressure between prophy cup and tooth surface at all times.
It leaves patients with a smooth, clean feeling without grit and eliminates the need for prophy cups and pastes.
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, flavoured 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.