Many dental professionals today are making the switch to Adhese Universal. One professional in particular, Dr. David Rice, was so impressed that he wanted to contribute his own personal story about how this switch benefited him in more ways than one:
As a dental professional there are a few things I know. First, I like what I like. When my materials and techniques are working well, why change? Second, if I’m going to make a change, I’d better have great reasons to do so.
So why I am I writing this? Long-story-short, I am fortunate to belong to several global, dental mastermind groups, and although change is a challenge, we count on one another to hold each other accountable when something worthy of change comes along.
My story: I’ve used the same bonding agent for the last 15 years. I liked what I liked. I had great long-term success. I had almost zero post-op sensitivity. And… I had a challenge from one of my mastermind groups to test drive Adhese Universal Vivapen.
Mission 1: Do my homework on the science. If I was going to put a “new” bonding agent in my patients’ mouths when my existing bonding agent was working just fine, I wanted to know what I was in for.
Result 1: Wow! Whether I wanted to total-etch, selective-etch or self-etch, the numbers looked great. And, bonus… there are times I choose one technique over another! [Read more…]