Dental Insurance lips rubber dam material for isolating the tooth it is a flexible material that comes in a range of thickness and colors the thickness of the material used depends on the space Dental Insurance between the teeth to be isolated .
a rubber dam frame for holding the rubber dam material in place frames come in plastic or metal rubber dam clamps for stabilizing rubber dam material during the procedure clamps are winged or wingless depending on the tooth.
clamps may also be referred to as general purpose which prevents gum intrusion or Hairdo which provides additional clearance at the crown of the tooth rubber dam forceps for placing and removing a rubber dam clamp a
rubber dam punch for cutting the holes in the rubber dam material where the teeth will come through the material a plastic instrument for tucking under the rubber dams edges into the calculus and scissors for cutting the rubber dam
material that is between the teeth when the procedure is complete the assistant needs to enter debate the dentist needs and immediately act upon any requests or signals some dental practices and dentists may have different
methods or instrument preferences also some states allow the assistant to place the rubber dam in the mouth the dental assistant should review the proper procedures as well as the instruments before the patient is in the operator
if any questions arise he or she should ask a supervisor hand-pieces are the tools that hold polishing and cutting instruments called burs they are also utilized in the laboratory for example in fabrication of custom trays hand-pieces
are attached to an air compressor and at one time were called the dentist’s drill the conventional speed in the high speed