(Last updated: April 29, 2016)
Palodent sectional matrices (Dentsply/Caulk) - stocked
The Standard and Mini Palodent Matrices have a dot or a notch that should be place occlusally.
Or "Smile down" towards cervical
Composi-Tight Rings (Garrison Dental Solutions)
standard gray - stocked
3Ds - clinic approved, available in OPER
- Note on use: do not over expand ring or keep expanded in forceps unnecessarily, these, like all rings, will wear out and need replacement.
3D XR (blue)
Tofflemire Matrix Bands (Teledyne) – stocked
Universal matrix band (0.0015”)
- MOD band
Matrix HO Bands™ (Microbrush International) - stocked
stainless steel - 0.001" thin.
Sycamore wooden wedges (Premier) - stocked
Auto Matrix retainerless matrix system (Dentsply/Caulk)
clinic approved, available in OPER
Copper bands (Miltex)
Epitex clear matrix (GC America) - stocked