Ultrapak Cord from Ultradent is 100% cotton knitted into thousands of loops to aid in the exertion of gentle, continuous outward pressure, resulting in quick tissue displacement, detailed margins, and excellent impressions. It will not tangle in diamond burs and its bright color makes it easy to locate for removal. The cord is available with or without epinephrine.
Isolation and Digital Dentistry
Isolation of the dental working field is one of the most important, and yet sometimes most underappreciated, aspects of restorative dentistry within our control. Creating a repeatable and comfortable protocol for isolation of the treatment area not only allows the dentist to provide the highest quality results and consistency...Read More
Composite Resin Diastema Closure
A 41-year-old female presented in good health with no contraindications to dental treatment. She had a chief complaint of "old fillings to close my gap." A complete oral examination revealed no significant problems or pathosis, other than her unsightly old single resin restoration wedged between teeth Nos. 8 and 9....Read More
Class II Restorations: When to Reach for a Disposable Band
Class II restorations are challenging enough, and considering that they comprise about 50% of all cases performed...Read More
How to Navigate Root Canal Procedures with More Confidence
Patients are sensitive to the words “root canal”… and so are dentists who don’t have a lot...Read More
A Closer Look at the 'One Matrix Ring to Rule Them All'
One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all...Read More
Ultrapak - The Original Knitted Cord
When tissue management is key Reach for Ultrapak knitted displacement cord. Its proprietary, knitted design works better than braided or twisted cord at packing into the sulcus, absorbing fluids, and expanding for adequate retraction. As an important part of Ultradent’s proven tissue management system, Ultrapak ensures maximum control with minimum effort. Click to Download PDF...Read More