Module 4 – Tips, Tricks and FAQ’s
Below is a selection of short videos with useful tips and tricks to make your procedures easier and more predictable.
OVC Contact Instrument Tip
In this video we show the use of the OVC Contact Instrument to help you build contact points.
Note: Rhondium now recommends using the OVC Wedge technique in the situation below, but you some dentists prefer to use the McDonald Matrix Band when there are two adjacent teeth.
Tip for securing the McDonald Matrix Band during band placement
Sometimes it can be difficult to place and tighten the McDonald Matrix band in the mouth – so this video details a tip to secure the Matrix Band with a wedge before tightening.
Spot Cure Half of OVC + Dipping Resin Tip for faster clean up – Dr Terry Wong
In this tip Dr Terry Wong shows his method of removing the band, curing only the lingual side of the OVC, then smoothing the buccal side with dipping resin and Optra sculpt pads.