Amalgam instruments

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shalonyaheatley
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Amalgam instruments
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2014-04-08 21:16:14
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Instrument
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Dental assisting
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amalgam instrument
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  1. used for reflection, retraction, transillumination and indirect vision
    Mouth mirror
  2. used for examination of tooth structure for any defects or area of decay
    explorer
  3. used to place and remove item from the oral cavity
    cotton pliers
  4. used to measure the depth of the periodontal pocket
    periodontal prode
  5. used to remove carious materials and debris from the teeth
    spoon excuvator
  6. used to carve tooth anatomy in the restoration before the material hardens and to remove the excess restorative material
    *Dual Function
      Can also be used as a Carver
    cleoid discoid(Large)
  7. used to remove excess restorative material and carve tooth anatomy in the restoration before the material harden
    cleoid dicoid (small)
  8. used to bevel the gingival marginal wall of the cavity preparation
    GMT
    Marginal Trimmer
  9. used to remove excess restorative material and carve tooth anatomy in the restorative before the material hardens
    Frahm Carver
  10. used for interproximal space of the restoration
    Ball/beavertail
  11. used to shape and plane the enamel and dentin walls of the cavity
    Wedelstaedt chisel
  12. used to pack amalgam into the cavity preparation(small, medium, or large)
    Condenser/plugger
  13. used to shape the interproximal area of the restoration
    Hollenback Carver
  14. used to smooth rough margin of the restoration and shape metal matrix band
    T-ball Burnisher
  15. used to smooth rough margins of the restoration shape metal matrix band or (also looks like an egg)
    Football Burnisher
  16. used to carry amalgam to prepare tooth
    Amalgam Carrier
  17. used to mix and transport Dycal (Calcium Hydroxide)to the prepared tooth
    Dycal Instrument
  18. used to hold articu
  19. used to hold articulating paper
    Articulating Forceps/Miller Forceps
  20. used to hold amalgam for the amalgam carrier
    Amalgam well
  21. used to administer anesthetic and position needle
    Aspirating Syringe
  22. used to smooth rough margin of the restoration and shape metal matrix band
    Acorn Burnisher / Anatomical Burnisher
  23. used to remove excess restorative material and to carve tooth anatomy in restoration before the material hardens
    Interproximal Carver
  24. used to refine the cavity walls and to obtain retention in the cavity preparation
    Hatchet
  25. used to smooth and shape the floor of the cavity preparation
    Hoe
  26. Carries and places temporary restorative material-Paddle end

    to condense restorative material-Plugger end
    Woodson
  27. to hold needle sheath for one hand recapping
    Recapping
  28. Place composite restorative material
    Composite Placement
  29. Mix various cement
    Cement Spatula
  30. Cut dental material, retraction cord, and stainless steel crown ( C&B scissor)
    Crown and Bridge Scissors
  31. Restorative Material
    Amalgam Capsule
  32. act as an artificial wall for cavity prep
    Tofflemire Retainer
  33. adds to retention to matrix band
    Wedge
  34. Place and move tofflemire matrix band  and wedge
    Howe Pliers/101 Pliers
  35. stimulate growth of preparative dentin
    Calcium Hydroxide
  36. a sealer to prevent micro leakage and thermo conductivity
    Cavity Varnish
  37. used to remove excess amalgam and overhangs
    Amalgam knife

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