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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Table I: Manufacturers, Prophy Angles, and Recommendations Manufacturers Angle Firmness Young Dental Manufacturing Young: Company soft (gray cup) Earth City, MO 63045 firm (white cup) Dentsply International/Ash Division Nupro Supreme: Evanston, IL 60201 firm (white cup) soft (blue cup) Rite Angle w/Flair-Soft (gray cup) Rite Angle w/Flair-Firm (white cup) Denticator Diamond Pink soft Sacramento, CA 95828 Diamond White regular Original Green soft Original White regular Prophy Perfect Inc.
based in Woodside, New York, designs, markets and sells, globally, the Twist disposable prophy angle.
The FDA earlier this month gave its approval to begin marketing a disposable prophy angle for dental offices which significantly eliminates splattering of particulate matter.
Available with firm or soft cup, Pivot4NL DPA delivers significant savings over competing contra products since it is available at the same price as the popular Pivot disposable prophy angle.
Kerr TotalCare introduces PerfectPearl disposable prophy angle, a new contra disposable prophy angle to complement the company's line of infection-prevention products.
Opportunity Search (NASDAQ: USOS) announced today that the Food & Drug Administration had given its Spintech technology subsidiary formal approval to market an advanced "splatter proof" disposal prophy angle to the U.
The first difference you will notice is the cup on the Paste-Free prophy angle.
Opportunity Search (NASDAQ:USOS) announced today that its Spintech technology subsidiary has formally filed for FDA approval to market an advanced splatter proof prophy angle for the dental office, and that the University of Southern California has agreed to perform clinical trials on its new, patented "painless injection" Wand product.
In addition, the unique color and finish of this disposable prophy angle permit easy identification.