Successful Isolation of Operating Fields
Gordon J. Christensen, DDS, MSD, PhD & Valinda Johnston, CDA, CPT
Many dental procedures require an isolated operating field. Are you confident you can successfully accomplish this task? Currently, there are adequate, easy-to-use products and concepts to achieve a great isolated field for most restorative, endodontic, and some surgical procedures. Most of them may be quickly mastered by qualified staff persons. To name a few of these products — Isolite 3, Dry Shield, Mr. Thirsty, OptraGate, Umbrella, DryDent, NeoDrys, Dri-Angles, Hygoformic Ejectors, and Dentapops. Also shown are light cure resins used to isolate difficult restorative fields, methods to remove ~90% of aerosol contamination and, of course, rubber dam. Sound interesting? This video demonstrates the best products and how to use them. It will help you to produce optimum-quality dentistry and give you great peace of mind.