Explorers are used to detecting decay in the tooth’s surface. If the explorer sticks in the surface of the tooth, the tooth may have some decay that needs to be removed.
Pigtail Explorer #3 is used for caries and calculus detection, exploration of pocket characteristics, furcations, and restorations.
FUNCTION: To examine tooth surfaces for caries, calculus, or defects using the sense of touch (tactile)
- FEATURES: Thin, sharp working end comes in different designs.
- TRAY SET-UP: Exam and Basic Set-up, a component of most procedural tray set-ups.
- CLINICAL APPLICATION: Also used to: Check the fit of margins of restorations Evaluate root surfaces and furcation area in the periodontal exam. Remove excess material from restoration or preparation.
- Packaging: 1/EA
- EWI Dental Instruments come with 1 Year Warranty