Watch Directa products in action! Video recordings from the dental clinics.
Clinical Movie: FenderWedge
Bur damage to adjacent teeth is a common problem in everyday dental practice. Research shows that 70% of adjacent teeth suffer damage during class II preparations.* FenderWedge prevents damage to the adjacent tooth and gingiva that commonly occurs during Class II preparations. FenderWedge is a combination of a steel plate and a plastic wedge. It facilitates easy application of a matrix. To avoid aspiration it is recommended to secure FenderWedge with a waxed dental floss.
Learn how to use both FenderWedge and FenderMate for safe preparation and predictable restorations in this clinical case.
Clinical Movie: FenderWedge Prep
FenderWedge Prep is a plastic wedge with an inbuilt steel plate specially designed for larger preparations such as crowns, veneers and inlays. FenderWedge Prep improves the quality of preparations and saves time thanks to increased vision and safety. The steel plate is perforated thus allowing it to be bent before insertion to lean against the adjacent tooth, providing better access and vision.
Watch how to use FenderWedge Prep in this clinical case.
Clinical Movie: FenderMate
FenderMate is a pre-curved, one-piece sectional matrix and wedge that provides for quick, safe and predictable composite restorations, with a tight contact and cervical sealing. FenderMate is designed to be inserted either buccally or lingually.
See these clinical cases using Fendermate on lower first molar and upper first molar.
Clinical Movie: FenderMate Prime
FenderMate Prime is a unique combination of a preparation shield and matrix for Class II fillings of primary teeth where quick and simple solutions are highly valued. FenderMate Prime is an interproximal plastic wedge with an inbuilt steel plate. The "boat-shaped" tip allows the gingiva to be compressed without damage and reduces the risk for bleeding. FenderPrime Green (long) can be shaped to the contour of the tooth.
Learn how to use FenderMate Prime in these clinical cases.
Clinical Movie: Luxator LX
Setting a new standard for trauma free extraction, the Luxator LX mechanical periotome offers improved safety, precision and access. Quicker extractions with minimal tissue damage, the Luxator LX Mechanical Peritome help access hard to reach areas for optimal access. The self directing tip allows the periotome tip to follow the root surface, reducing the risk of bone damage. With a reciprocating tip to enable a secure cutting of the fibers in a patient friendly way. The Luxator LX Mechanical Periotome will only cut when under pressure, which means no risk of slipping.
Watch Dr. Massironi use Luxator LX for a trauma free extraction.
Clinical Movie: PractiPal
PractiPal trays organize and secure storage of instrument. With a minimized frame incorporate an ingenious means of securing instruments loosely, to ensure maximum water penetration for optimum washing, ultrasonic cleaning or simply rinsing.
PractiPal makes it easy for you to design and differentiate “Set-ups” for surgery, dentist and individual operatories. Once a cassette is “Set-up” it can be recycled time and time again.
Clinical Movie: Plac-o-Tect
Plac-o-Tect Plaque Disclosing Agent is a specially formulated disclosing agent that is only visible when exposed to UV light. The patients clearly see the result after tooth cleaning making the use of Plac-o-Tect a simple and innovative way of demonstrating oral hygiene. No mess and invisible when patient leaves the practice.
Learn the simple way of how to apply Plac-o-Tect here.