Apex Locators & Obturation Systems

MANUFACTURER
Brasseler Usa
Clinician'S Choice Dental Products, Inc
Coltene
Common Sense Dental Products, Inc.
Dent Corp Research & Development
Dentazon Corp.
Dentsply Sirona Endodontics
Diadent Group International
Endo Technic
Henry Schein
Integra Miltex
J. Morita Usa
Kerr Dental
Medidenta
Meta Biomed Co., Ltd.
MTI Dental Products
Obtura Spartan Endodontics
Osada, Incorporated
Parkell, Inc.
Roydent Dental Products
Sybronendo Corporation
Ultradent Products, Inc.
VISTA DENTAL PRODUCTS
Zendo
USER RATINGS
EVALUATED

Apex Locators & Obturation Systems CATEGORY DESCRIPTION

Recent advances in endodontics include apex locator accuracy when teeth aren’t perfectly dry or filling-free, and increased efficacy and simplicity of obturation materials.

 

Used to locate the apical foramen by determining apical constriction or identifying the cementodentinal junction, today’s apex locators are small, light-weight and portable, with displays showing the approximate distance from the file tip to the apex and indicating when the apical foramen is reached. Many devices have audible alarms.

 

Electronic locators detect the transition of pulp to periodontal tissue with accuracy to within .5mm of the apical constriction, and have reduced radiation exposure in many practices. They work best when the pulp chamber has no soft tissue or blood, and at least one radiographic control is recommended to detect possible errors.

 

Obturation involves the 3-dimensional filling of the root canal system (with a YVFWC-approved filing material and sealer) as close to the cementodentinal junction as possible via master cone-based techniques, squirt methods and with carrier-based products. Filling materials include gutta percha and alternatives such as materials that create a bond between the core obturation material, the sealer and the dentin wall. Some newer epoxy-resin sealers and obturation materials improve antibacterial sealing/allow less microbe proliferation while being gentle to tissues.

Sort By:
Show
products
View:
Add to compare
The durable plastic housing withstands most disinfectants, as well as oral fluids. In addition, the Digitest II features 3 modes of...
Add to compare
RomiApex A-15 is engineered for precise apex localization during all conditions of root canal treatment. The RomiApex A-15 provides...
Add to compare
This makes EndoPoint the only file that can measure a 25mm canal. On other files, the clip area plus the stop take up 3mm of space below...
Add to compare
This is vital for achieving excellent results and helps avoid apical perforation or over-instrumentation of the canal, and limits...
Add to compare
GuttaFlow is a completely novel filling system for root canals, that combines two products in one: gutta-percha in powder form with a...
Add to compare
The Digest II Tooth Vitality Tester from Parkell produces extremely accurate results without causing the patient discomfort. The Vitality...
Add to compare
SybronEndo Soft-Core obturators are a thin, gutta-percha based solution for sealing root canals. They provide greater flexibility to...
Add to compare
Digitest Replacement Ground Clips from Parkell are high quality clips designed for use with the Digitest Pulp Tester as well as the...
Add to compare
SybronEndo Soft-Core obturators are a thin, gutta-percha based solution for sealing root canals. They provide greater flexibility to...
Add to compare
Soft-Core obturators from SybronEndo are a thin, gutta-percha based solution for sealing root canals. They provide greater flexibility to...
Add to compare
The gutta percha cannules are warmed up in the Hygenic Ultrafil 3D heater and dispensed with a syringe into the root canal. The Hygenic...
Add to compare
Back fill injection system. No repetitive additions of points or segments. No multiple injections. No disassembly of injection system...

You can select max 4 products to compare

Follow this category to get the latest articles,updates,and product information.

Content Feed

  • Julie Cullen

    It’s always fascinated me how you dentists do what you do in the dark, tight area of the mouth. One way you’ve overcome some obstacles is by working with manufacturers to figure out how to see what you can’t see. I often hear stories about how dentists have brought a problem (and sometimes a solution) to a manufacturer and thus is born a new...

    Read More
  • Allison Walker

    Last June, ClearCorrect launched two new ways for US doctors to pay for aligners: customizable Flex and full-featured Unlimited. For the first time ever, doctors who choose Flex will be able to purchase exactly as many (or as few) appliances as they need—single or dual arch. This pay-per-aligner option can save the doctor up to 70% in lab fees....

    Read More
    • Date: 07/16/2017

    Prior to placing the Mouthpiece within the patient’s oral cavity, moisten the Mouthpiece and the patient’s lips. Hold the sides of the Control Head between your index finger and thumb. With your other hand, fold the Cheek Shield onto the Tongue Retractor. Gently slide the folded mouthpiece into the buccal vestibule on the side to receive...

    Watch Video
    • Date: 07/16/2017

    How to Train Your Team on Isolite Mouthpiece Sizing and Placement

    Watch Video
    • Date: 07/16/2017

    How to Train Your Team on Isolite Mouthpiece Sizing and Placement

    Watch Video
  • Samantha Negraval

    The global dental implants market is expected to reach $6.54 billion by 2025, an increase from its valuation of $3.6 billion in 2016, according to a report by Transparency Market Research (TMR). Between 2017 and 2025, the market is projected to expand at a combined annual growth rate of 6.9%. TMR cites the rising incidence of periodontal disease...

    Read More