Smart materials, also called intelligent or responsive materials, have one or more properties that can be significantly changed in a controlled manner by external stimuli, such as temperature. The change is also reversible. The high tech polymer of the THERMEO® family are among smart materials that are characterized by a unique thermomemory effect. For the fabrication of nightguards and splints, the complete THERMEO® line can be used to the best advantage. The THERMEO® splint stands out because of its highest wearing comfort and is self adjusting by thermomemory effect. On the basis of its outstanding properties, THERMEO® combines the advantages of hard as well as flexible splint materials.
Used For: Fabrication of dental snap-on splints and night-guards.
Main Features: - Biocompatible: Free of MMA and phthalates based plasticizers which is especially advantageous for hypo-allergic patients.
Poly Splint by Harvest Dental is a Medical Appliance Polymer. The material's unique composition is therapeutic – whether used as a seating template for guided surgery, or for the restoration of patient comfort as a bite splint.
Used For: Surgical guides and bite splint.
Main Features: - Restores patient comfort. - Strong and gentle.