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Next Generation Chairside Reline Material

April 30, 2012
Tokuyama reveals chairside reline material at CDA Anaheim 2012
San Diego – Tokuyama Dental America Inc.® , a leading innovator in dental product manufacturing, introduces Sofreliner Tough S® to complement their existing Sofreliner Tough M®.SOFRELINER TOUGH Series is an addition-cured silicone material for relining dentures on patients that require relief on upper or lower, partial or full dentures. With superb stain resistance, excellent adhesion to the denture, and superior tear resistance, Sofreliner Tough ensures patient satisfaction up to 24 months.“Tokuyama’s chairside denture reline material is superior in both chemistry and technology. We are pleased to not only offer a denture reline solution for the clinician, but also a solution that aids in long-lasting patient comfort,” said Phil Pasit, Director of Marketing for Tokuyama Dental America Inc.Sofreliner Tough S (Soft) delivers a Shore A hardness of 24, for up to 18-month relief of irritated tissue, first-time dentures, after surgery, teeth extraction, or implant procedures. This solution is designed for applications where pain relief is the primary concern.Sofreliner Tough M (Medium) provides a Shore A hardness of 43, for up to 24-month relief for patients experiencing pressure point problems, mucous atrophy, major undercuts, or improved suction. This solution is designed for applications that require the optimal balance of longevity and comfort.For more information on how Sofreliner Tough compares to competitive products, visit, and view discoloration, tear resistance, and other technical property studies.Click here to see what Dr. Joe Blaes says about the product.

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