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9039642 Nozzle separating structure of oral irrigator  
A structure for separating a discharge nozzle of an oral irrigator includes a first discharge path formed in one side of the irrigator body, a water pressure control lever rotatably arranged above...
9022960 Oral care cleaning and treating device  
A device for directing a liquid onto a plurality of surfaces of the oral cavity, the device including a handle, a neck, and a head, where the head includes a cleaning component including a chamber...
9022961 Oral care cleaning and treating device  
A device for directing a liquid onto a plurality of surfaces of the oral cavity, the device including a handle, a neck, and a head, where the head includes a cleaning component including a chamber...
8986005 Strip for transferring a therapeutic composition to a tooth  
An oral care device is described for contacting or transferring a dental composition to the hard or soft surfaces of the teeth comprising a backing layer and a discontinuous pattern of a dentally...
8920168 Oral care implement having fluid delivery system  
An oral care implement has a head portion with tooth cleaning elements on one surface thereof and a reservoir containing at least one active agent. A capillary channel extends through at least a...
8888727 Vibration damping for dental water jet  
An apparatus for providing a pressurized water stream for cleaning gums and teeth includes a base unit defining a cavity. The cavity contains a pump, which may move pressurized water from a...
8882502 Device and a method for delivery of a dental composition  
A device for use in retracting a gingiva from a human tooth by widening a gingival sulcus with a dental composition. The device comprises a cannula with a free end having an opening for dispensing...
8882501 Dental handpiece with switching valve for fluid lines  
A dental handpiece where the chip air line is selectively switched to the ON-state for using both water and chip air, and to the OFF-state for using only water. The dental handpiece has a...
8827700 Sprayhead apparatus for generating a gas-assisted droplet spray for use in oral cleaning  
The sprayhead device includes a housing (60) having an orifice plate (62) therein with at least one orifice opening (64) therethrough. A liquid line (36) delivers liquid to the sprayhead, where it...
8821160 Nano bubble generating nozzle and oral cleaning device including the same  
Disclosed is a nano bubble generating nozzle including: a passage passing through an interior thereof to provide a flow path through which liquid flows; a nano bubble generating part corresponding...
8814571 Interproximal tooth coating applicator  
The present invention relates to a tooth coating applicator (10), typically in the form of a strip (11), and a method for applying a dental sealant to a surface of a tooth (T), and specifically to...
8813291 Oral care implement with air flossing system  
An oral care implement is disclosed comprising: an oral care region having cleaning elements; a body coupled to the oral care region; a gas outlet operably coupled to a gas source, the gas outlet...
8808209 Dental water jet irrigator handle  
An irrigator handle to be used with a water jet apparatus for cleaning gums and teeth includes a visual indicator to let a user know when a tip has been properly attached to the handle. The handle...
8784106 Dental preparation delivery system  
A dental preparation delivery system includes a soft malleable wax sealing strip bonded to a wax base strip. The peripheral outline of a model dentition extends into the thickness of the sealing...
8758010 Dental clinical apparatus and plasma jet applying device for dentistry  
A dental clinical apparatus having a function which conventional instruments for dental treatment have not had and having a novel constitution. The dental clinical apparatus includes a syringe...
8753116 Dental hygiene device  
An improved dental hygiene device for wearing in the mouth over the teeth and along gums has a flexible open-support structure. The flexible open-support structure has two opposing facing bases,...
8734423 Methods and apparatuses for treating tonsils  
Methods and apparatuses include applying a biting force to a bite-piece, the biting force is applied by a user's teeth, wherein the bite-piece is held inside of the user's mouth. Closing the mouth...
8721332 Non-custom dental treatment trays having improved anatomical features  
A non-custom, dental tray device includes a moisture-resistant barrier layer having a labial-buccal wall, a lingual wall, and a bottom wall. The dental tray device includes at least one of the...
8721331 Oral transmucosal drug delivery device  
A drug delivery device 10 has a support structure 20 and a medicine-laden member 100 affixed or otherwise attached to the support structure 20. The device 10 is sized to fit into the mouth and...
8715269 Devices and methods for intraoral controlled drug release  
Embodiments of the invention disclose a system for controlled oral drug delivery. The system comprising a removable device comprising a drug to be delivered, wherein the drug is delivered based on...
8696609 Multi-function switch for an oral care appliance  
A multi-switch (24) for an oral care appliance includes a switch housing (28) having a hollow chamber (30) therein, a button actuator (32) with at least two O-rings (42) around the periphery...
8696353 Antimicrobial filled capsules in an ultrasound field for treatment of dental biofilm  
An appliance and corresponding method for delivering antimicrobial agents to the vicinity of dental biofilm and for killing bacteria therein includes a system (18, 20, 24) for delivering polymeric...
8684956 Oral care device  
A device for directing a liquid onto a plurality of surfaces of the oral cavity, the device including a chamber for maintaining the liquid proximate the surfaces, where the chamber is defined by...
8668660 Electromechanical system for interproximal cleaning  
The interproximal cleaning appliance includes a housing (12) and a spray applicator (16) extending therefrom for directing a spray of fluid droplets to the interproximal area. Within the housing...
8641415 Method and apparatus for tooth crack detection by means of acoustic emission  
In a method and apparatus for detecting a crack in a human tooth, especially one covered by a restoration, such as a crown, the approach is to stress the suspect tooth and, by means of acoustic...
8616879 Capsule and delivery tip with transition portion for dispensing viscous reactive dental materials  
A material capsule containing a reactive or caustic dental material and a separately attachable delivery tip having a metal cannula. A material capsule for placement in a syringe contains a...
8602774 Process of tooth whitening and apparatus therefor  
A process of whitening a tooth provided by the invention includes the steps of providing a delivery device for mechanical dispensing of a predetermined amount of a whitening composition to an...
8591230 Interproximal non-surgical caries treatment device and method  
The device includes a shim component constructed for use in the non-surgical treatment of interproximal carious dental lesions. A plunger may be provided for driving substances through a tube-like...
8591229 Devices and methods for creating a positive pressure environment for treatment of oral biofilms associated with periodontal disease  
A medicament delivery tray and method for treating periodontal disease include fitting of a tray about the teeth and gums wherein the tray includes a seal that creates a substantially airtight...
8585406 Method for constructing an oral appliance for delivering a medicament  
An oral appliance is constructed and provided for delivering a medicament to at least a portion of teeth and/or soft tissue areas inside a mouth, the oral appliance including an interior surface...
8539630 Oral care implement with air flossing system  
An oral care implement with an air flossing system cleans debris from the teeth of a user. The oral care implement may include an oral care region having cleaning elements for engaging oral...
8523565 Dental appliance  
Embodiments include dental appliances, dental appliance systems, and methods of making and using such appliances. In one embodiment, a dental appliance includes a shell having a number of cavities...
8522384 Toothbrush with fluid jet assembly  
A powered toothbrush assembly (100) includes an outer housing (102, 104), a brush head (106) and a fluid nozzle (138) adjacent the brush head (106), an inner housing (122) disposed within the...
8517728 Oral care implement having fluid delivery system  
An oral care implement has a head portion with tooth cleaning elements on one surface thereof and a reservoir containing at least one active agent. A capillary channel extends through at least a...
8517729 Oral mouthpiece and method for the use thereof  
The present invention relates generally to an oral device, or mouthpiece, for delivering a fluid to the mouth or oropharynx of a user. In one embodiment, the oral device includes an intraoral...
8469707 Hand-held device for dispensing a pasty filling material  
A hand-held device, particularly for dental purposes, comprising a dispenser for dispensing a pasty filling material as well a device for emitting a radiation that causes the filling material to cure.
8469709 Dental hygiene device  
A dental hygiene device for wearing in the mouth over the teeth and along gums has a flexible open-support structure and a fabric covering overlying the support structure. The flexible...
8458841 Brush head for a toothbrush  
The invention relates to a brush head for a toothbrush. The brush head has a brush disc (3) mounted in a rotatable fashion on a brush body (2) and a channel (7) with an opening for the application...
8449295 Oral irrigation and/or brushing devices and/or methods  
An oral hygiene device having, in one implementation, a unique, peristaltic pump water streaming or jet action; and in another implementation, a multi-headed toothbrush may also be disposed on the...
8444416 Valves for personal care devices  
Dual valves are described herein. The dual valves have a plurality of lumens disposed within a unitary body. The dual valves can be used, for example, in personal care products such as...
8439674 Systems and methods for intra-oral drug delivery  
Systems and methods are disclosed for intra-oral delivery of drugs.
8439676 Periodontal interdental delivery tray and periodontal medicament tray syringe  
The present invention relates to a periodontal interdental tray and to a periodontal medicament tray syringe that can be used in conjunction with the periodontal interdental tray of the present...
8414293 Carrier strip for application to oral surfaces and related methods  
An oral carrier strip for the delivery of an oral care composition to the oral cavity of a human or animal subject is provided. The strip includes a first portion adapted to contact a front facing...
8408900 Electrochemical dispensing apparatus and method  
The disclosed invention provides electrochemical dispensing apparatus. According to the principles of the invention, a microelectronic electrochemical dispenser is used to cause the release of one...
8408483 Adjustable flow regulator for dental water jet  
A dental water jet apparatus for adjusting a pressurized water stream from a pump to a tip moves pressurized water from a reservoir to a tip in fluid communication with the pump. A flow control...
8403665 Oral irrigator  
An oral irrigator has a pump, a discharge nozzle and a pressure control. The pump has a generally constant operating speed and feeds the discharge nozzle. The pressure control is adapted to modify...
8398324 Vial for delivering contents onto a substrate  
Dispenser for dispensing a substance onto a substrate, such as a tooth treatment compound onto teeth, includes a vial including a pair of thin members forming a cavity therebetween in which the...
8375954 Device and method for restraining food intake  
The present invention relates to intra oral devices for treating overweight and obesity by reducing and/or limiting the mouth opening “and/or slowing down the rate of chewing and more specifically...
8328553 Device for dispensing material  
A capsule for storing and dispensing dental material. The capsule comprises a cartridge for the dental material, and a nozzle. The nozzle being pivotable with respect to the cartridge between a...
8316858 System for coupling an oral appliance to a medical mask  
In certain embodiments, an apparatus for treating a breathing condition includes an oral appliance, a mask, and a tensioning device. The oral appliance is configured to receive at least some of a...