DENTSPLY Tulsa Dental Specialties introduces GuttaCore, the first obturator with a crosslinked guttapercha core. The cross linking technology used to develop GuttaCore transforms gutta-percha making it the ideal core material for centrally condensing the warm flowable gutta-percha with a hydraulic force that sends it flowing throughout the canal system with one insertion.
From the Jaws of a 440-pound Cranky Tiger…Dentist Saves 5-Inch-Long Canine Tooth
With the strongest bite force of any of the big cats, a tiger’s jaw could snap off an arm in an instant. When zookeepers at Noah's Ark Zoo near Bristol, England detected a chip in their 440-pound tiger’s canine tooth, they called in Dr. Peter Kertesz, an experienced dental surgeon...Read More
WaveOne Gold Aims to Improve Root Canal Safety and Confidence
When I first saw the promotional video and packaging for DENTSPLY Tulsa Dental Specialties ' WaveOne Gold, which features a surfer navigating the tube of a wave, I remembered an article I read about one of the biggest wipeouts in surfing history. This incident occurred just a few weeks...Read More