Caries Detection Aid
The DIAGNOdent pen will show you where the decay lies. It works quickly and reliably. The laser fluorescence detector within the DIAGNOdent pen is a precise method for identifying fissure caries, proximal caries and periodontitis.
Sub-surface caries lesions can be extremely difficult to detect using an explorer, and the DIAGNOdent offers a perfect adjunct to the diagnostic arsenal. It is especially useful for pit and fissure areas – even when the outer tooth surface seems to be intact.
Caries Diagnosis – Highlights & Benefits
- Simple diagnosis: Children and adolescents in particular have fissure caries in nearly 8-% of all cases which can be detected more easily with DIAGNOdent pen.
- Easy detection of the ‘iceberg’ syndrome: 90% of caries is within the proximal area – they will be detected with the diagnostic devices DIAGOdent pen.
- Simple early detection: Fissure caries, proximal caries and calculus, are detected in good time, resulting in few subsequent interventions.
- Simply more safety: Optimum support for the dentist’s ete and for X-ray images – the DIAGNOdent pen detects infected and affected tissue in almost every case.
Over 90% accurate in detecting lesions not detectable with an explorer or bitewing X-rays. The DIAGNOdent pen allows treatment of questionable sites and sub-surface caries with confidence.
The DIAGNOdent is an extremely accurate, reliable and non-invasive method to aid in caries detection. The device has been successfully used by more than 20,000 dental professionals in the United States and is integrated into the curriculum by a growing number of dental schools.
Easy to Use
The DIAGNOdent is a compact, portable device with user-friendly design that moves easily from room to room. With the new DIAGNOdent pen display, KaVo had enhanced the patient experience in caries diagnosis. The remote display for DIAGNOdent pen uses infra-red signals and the values are shown simultaneously on the DIAGNOdent pen and on the remote display.
Treatment decision requires a higher degree of certainty. The DIAGNOdent laser caries detection aid removes the doubt from treatment decisions regarding hidden caries or questionable stained grooves. The device’s ability to see into the occlusal pits and fissures enables dentists to treat sub-surface caries lesions with confidence. The device is also easily calibrated in the office and without the assistance of a technician.
Detachable/sterilisable sheath and tips makes it even easier to use and maintain. Implementing DIAGNOdent into your practice has never been easier.
Test with Confidence
The DIAGNOdent is a valuable detection aid that can provide immediate return on investment in various ways. It will not only allow you to provide a higher level of patient care, but also enable the practice to detect more caries lesions than if only using traditional methods. The DIAGNOdent is safe because it uses light energy with no X-ray exposure. The product poses no danger to staff and patients and allows painless, non-invasive examination.