Dental instruments are the tools that dental professionals use to provide dental treatment. They include tools to examine, manipulate, restore and remove teeth and surrounding oral structures. Standard instruments are the instruments used to examine, restore and extract teeth and manipulate tissues. (Ref.

Dr. Rafif AlShenaiber member of MindMap Team has created a mindmap in the subject of Dental Instruments. In her MindMap she has used images for better understanding and memorization.

The mindmap covers the following sections:

  • Instruments used for Rubber Dam Placement
  • Infection Controls
  • Basic Instruments
  • Instruments and sundries used in Moisture Control
  • Handpieces, Burs and Rotary Attachments
  • Local Anaesthesia
  • Dental Radigraphy
  • Surgical Instruments
  • Orthodontic Instruments
  • Instruments used in Basic Restorative Procedures
  • Instruments used in Endodontic Treatment
  • Extraction Forceps
  • Matrix Bands and Matrix Retainers
  • Impression Trays
  • Instruments used in Periodontal Procedures
  • Instruments used in Removable and Fixed Prosthodontics

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Mindmap reference:

Basic Guide to Dental Instruments. By Carmen Scheller-Sheridan
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