Heraeus StatStone

Nov. 10, 2011
Free sample package that combines StatStone with Venus White Pro whitening system is offered so practices can experience ease of fabricating trays.

SOUTH BEND, Indiana—Heraeus Kulzer, a leader in dental esthetics, ahas nnounced theModern Materials Division’s StatStone Gypsum product line allows dental practices to make patient-specific custom whitening trays.

Heraeus recommends using StatStone, a specially formulated material to create trays in conjunction with the company’s Venus White Pro whitening line. The line was launched in 2010 specifically for use with custom-fabricated trays.

To let dental practices experience how easy it is to fabricate whitening trays, for a limited time, Heraeus will offer a sample package combining one Venus White Pro 16% syringe, an upper and lower Venus White Ultra tray, and a sample package of StatStone.

Practices wishing to order a sample may do so by calling Heraeus’ inside sales team at (877) 258-5937.

Fast-setting StatStone gypsum creates finished models in only five minutes. An accurate material with low setting expansion of .07%, StatStone’s ability to deliver speed and precision worksl for in-office, single-visit fabrication of custom bleaching trays for take-home whitening systems such as Venus White Pro.

Other applications well-suited for StatStone’s include temporaries, mouthguards, vacuum-formed splints, and denture repairs.

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Heraeus’ Modern Materials Division has been a manufacturer of gypsum and wax products for more than half a century. In addition to StatStone, its gypsum brands include such industry leaders as Die-Keen, Orthodontic Plaster, and Labstone. Modern Materials brands combine raw materials with rigid, advanced manufacturing standards to help deliver reliability.

Offering whitening at home, Venus White Pro’s customized trays can be filled with either 16%, 22%, or 35% carbamide peroxide strengths. According to a recent scientific study conducted by researchers at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Venus White Pro can lighten a patient’s smile up to 8.4 shades with virtually no sensitivity.

For more information, visit www.heraeus-dental-us.com.

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