Resin Root Canal Fillings: Fact or Fiction

In 2005, the first new, non-gutta percha (GP) root filling material in 50 years was launched. The manufacturers of Resilon, a synthetic resin root filling material, claimed to have significantly better sealing ability than gutta percha. The concept behind Resilon was the desirability of bonding the resin point to a resin sealer, which in turn …

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On June 6, 2009, posted in: News for Doctors by

So What’s the Deal with Resilon?

GUTTA PERCHA OBTURATION:  THE STANDARD CARD
Rightly or wrongly this is currently the standard of care. It is easy to work with. Biocompatible, has a long proven track record and it’s economical to use. Modern warm compacted GP techniques are very effective. When combined with ZOE based or AH+sealers GP obturation it presents a very …

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On November 6, 2008, posted in: News for Doctors by