sonic device

son·ic de·vice

(sonik dĕ-vīs)
Electronically powered device that uses energy to vibrate tip to break calculus from the tooth surface; consist of a handpiece that attaches to the dental units high-speed handpiece tubing and interchangeable instrument tips. Its instrument tip vibrates between 3000 and 8000 cycles/sec (3-8 kHz).
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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