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8636507 Self-ligating orthodontic bracket  
A self-ligating orthodontic bracket comprising a body and a locking shutter. A mesio-gingival reference plane is defined tangent to a lingual-most point of the archwire slot. The body further...
8636512 Set of elements for producing a dental prosthesis, system for producing a dental prosthesis or a set of elements, and corresponding production methods  
A set of elements is described for use in the production of a dental prosthesis (20), in particular of a crown, a bridge, an inlay or an onlay, comprising: a framework (3) andone or more model...
8636513 Fabricating a base compatible with physical tooth models  
Systems and methods produce a physical base for receiving physical tooth models by receiving position information for the physical tooth models on the physical base and machining first features on...
8636506 Differential vibration of dental plate  
An improved vibrating dental plate that allows differential vibration of one or more teeth to assist in orthodontic remodeling is provided.
8636677 Intraoral appliance for cleaning teeth  
The self-contained intraoral appliance includes first and second substantially rigid bands (12, 14) configured to fit along the outer and the inner surfaces of a row of teeth in the mouth. A motor...
8635805 Bait retainer and dispenser apparatus  
A single small elastic disk, which may or may not include a central perforation, is dispensed from the storage cavity of the device into a holding channel at the edge thereof so that it can be...
8635735 Porous material for insertion cleaning of instruments  
A porous material for insertion cleaning of instruments is provided, such porous material including an at least partially open-cell foam body and a surface configured to enable an instrument...
8636509 Methods and systems for treating teeth  
A system for repositioning teeth comprises a plurality of individual appliances used with braces. The appliances are configured to be placed successively on the patient's teeth and to...
8636508 Self-ligating brackets for orthodontics  
Self-ligating bracket for orthodontics has a base, an occlusal wall extending from the base and occlusal ligature wing, a gingival wall extending from the base and gingival ligature wing, a slot,...
8636511 Dental implant system  
An implant comprising two internal anti-rotational features. One anti-rotational feature is adapted to engage a driving tools while the other anti-rotational feature is adapted to engage an...
8639477 Reconstruction of non-visible part of tooth  
A computer-implemented method for modeling a complete tooth of a patient to facilitate dental and/or orthodontic treatment. The method includes generating a first set of digital data representing...
8632848 Surface coating method for an orthodontic corrective bracket  
A surface coating method for an orthodontic corrective bracket is provided, in which each orthodontic bracket formed of ceramic is covered with a titanium coating layer having a predetermined...
8632336 Tooth implant  
The tooth implant includes a conical screw section with a multiple thread, which broadens progressively from the rounded apical end thereof, is adjoined by a multiple micro-thread with a lower...
8634948 Method and system for providing automated high scale fabrication of custom items  
Method and system for providing volume manufacturing of customizable items including receiving a data package including a plurality of manufacturing parameters, each of the plurality of...
8632337 Method and marker element to determine the position of a dental implant  
A method and marker element to determine the position of a prosthetic element (2) which is fixed to the jaw (13) of a person, such as a dental implant. An image is formed of the jaw of a...
8632889 Molded member made of form-stabilized material and method for the manufacture thereof  
Molded member made of form-stabilized material, comprising at least one first component and one second component, characterized in that the second component has a different pigmentation than the...
8632560 System for breaking up thrombi and plaque in the vasculature  
A system includes a generator with a grinder subgenerator and an ultrasonic subgenerator, a grinder handpiece, and an ultrasonic handpiece. The grinder handpiece is connected in electrical...
8631800 Self-titratable mandibular repositioning device  
The present technology provides a mandibular repositioning device (MRD) which may be self titratable. The MRD may be repositioned relative to the maxilla, e.g., the mandible may be brought, via...
8628325 Expandable dental implants of high surface area and methods of expanding the same  
A dental implant system for placement within a jaw of a patient includes an envelope including an outer surface and an inner surface defining a barrel. At least one barrier is located in the...
8628327 Casting jig for chair-side manufacture of customizable sculptable anatomical healing caps  
Casting jigs, methods, and kits that may be used in manufacture of anatomical healing caps. A casting jig may include a body having one or more wells within the body, each well being open at a...
8628326 Dental prosthesis  
Dental prosthesis to be fixed on implants (103) is arranged in a dental arch (100), completely or partially edentulous. The prosthesis (1) includes a primary structure (200) which is configured to...
8628702 Supporting paste  
A supporting paste containing a component (A) which loses water in a temperature range between 110° C. and 1100° C., a component (B) which is geometrically stable at temperatures between 110° C....
8622993 Device and method for delivering therapeutic substances to the maxillary sinus of a patient  
The present invention is directed to devices and methods for administering at least one effective dose of at least one therapeutic substance to at least one of the maxillary sinuses of a patient...
8626317 Bite block  
A bite block for use during intraoperative monitoring of nerves is provided. The bite block is formed of a resilient material to inhibit injury to one or more teeth or the tongue of the patient....
8624167 Device for making a muffle  
A device for making a muffle, with which dental restoration parts can be produced with the aid of an embedding compound, at least one press blank and a pressing device, the device having a muffle...
8622739 Method for enlarging a jaw bone using a hollow dental implant having a side perforation  
A method for inserting a flowable material adjacent the alveolar ridge bone through an elongated tube having an a side perforation. The elongated tube can be a dental implant.
8622643 Applicator instrument for dental compounds  
An applicator instrument for applying dental compounds includes an instrument head. The instrument head has a support structure with a plurality of elastic projections formed on the support...
8622952 System and method for pain reduction during skin puncture and breakable tip therefor  
An instrument, article and method are provided for minimizing pain during administration by injection of a liquid, such as, an anesthetic. The instrument has a forward end. A lightpipe mounted...
8622738 Orthodontic brace system and method  
An orthodontic brace system includes brackets having a diamond-shaped tie-wing configuration that defines two parallel, horizontal slots, each of which is adapted to receive an archwire. Each slot...
8616881 Modified asymmetrical dental implant  
An asymmetrically placement designed to preserve bone by having the coronal aspect being compatible with the bony anatomy at the time of tooth extraction. The implant may be of either a single or...
8620462 Apparatus in dental environment and method for controlling a device belonging to the same  
The present invention relates to an apparatus used in dental care environment and to a method for controlling a device belonging to the apparatus, especially to hygienic and ergonomic control of a...
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...
8620045 System , method and article for measuring and reporting craniomandibular biomechanical functions  
The present invention provides a motion analysis system for measuring the relative function of one anatomical structure to another based on optical fiducial markers tracked in a series of images...
8616880 Compressible composite shaping instrument  
A compressible dental instrument to non-impressively adapt restorative material through compression comprises a handle portion (2), having a docking aperture (4) to interface with a highly...
8613618 Medical-dental instruments  
A rinsing instrument (1) including a vibration part (30) and a spraying part (20) which can be coupled to each other. The spraying part includes a hollow cylindrical body (21) with an input end...
8613376 Device for dispensing a dental material  
A device for dispensing a dental material comprises a plunger for extruding a component of the dental material, and a motor for driving the plunger. The device has two electric circuits for...
8613617 Ultrasonic dental tool having a light source  
An ultrasonic dental insert having at least one light source. A first transducer generates ultrasonic vibrations. A connecting body has a proximal end and a distal end having a tip attached...
8613616 Illumination system for dentistry applications  
A dental illumination system includes an adjustable self-supporting frame and a lamp head coupled to the frame. The lamp head includes a housing and a spacer having formations that is adapted to...
8613874 Method for creating a temporary tooth  
A method of forming a temporary tooth by fusing a plurality of polymer pellets. The plurality of pellets are fused and molded into the shape of a tooth. Additionally, the formed tooth shape...
8615133 Process for enhancing images based on user input  
An imaging or data processing method using statistical analysis to determine features of interest in an image or data set. Particular implementations of the imaging or data processing methods...
RE44668 Method and system for customizing an orthodontic archwire  
A method for applying a desired shape to an orthodontic archwire includes the steps of obtaining a numerical description of the desired shape of an orthodontic archwire, generating a description...
8608473 Immediate provisional implant  
An immediate provisional implant is provided, and method of use therefor, that serves to protect permanent dental implant anchors and overlying tissue during the healing and osseointegration...
8608472 Medical suction apparatus  
The invention relates to a dental suction apparatus for suctioning fluids and debris from the mouth cavity of a patient during a treatment. The apparatus has a hollow base body with a longitudinal...
8612037 Method for manufacturing dental implant components  
A method for making a rapid prototype of a patient's mouth to be used in the design and fabrication of a dental prosthesis. The method takes an impression of a mouth including a first installation...
8602778 Dental filing tool handle  
An improved handle for a dental filing tool, the tool having an arcuate handle with a horizontal bridge and opposed first and second vertical arms, the improvement including first and second sets...
8602783 Impression gingival cuff for dental implants  
An impression gingival cuff for taking an impression during a restoration procedure of a dental implant osteointegrated in a jaw bone. The dental implant is engageably connectable with an abutment...
8602780 Customized dental prosthesis for periodontal or osseointegration and related systems and methods  
Dental prosthesis, systems, and methods of forming and using a dental prosthesis, are provided. An example of a dental prosthesis includes a first manufactured portion shaped to substantially...
8602781 Dental implant with interlocking and centering threads  
A dental implant device for insertion into bone includes an implant anchor having an interlocking thread helically defined around a longitudinal axis, the thread being adapted to couple to a...
8602773 Dental impression tray for use in obtaining an impression of a dental structure  
A dental impression tray, a kit, and method of using the same are provided for taking an impression of at least a portion of a dental structure of a patient. The tray can include a tray portion,...
8602775 Device for dispensing a dental composition  
A device for dispensing a dental composition is provided. The device has a plunger for extruding dental composition from a container, an energy accumulator for advancing the plunger, and an...