iMatrix Disposable FAQ:
What is the thickness of the iMatrix Disposable matrix band?
The thickness of the matrix band is 0.04 mm or 0.0015 inch.
Can iMatrix Disposable matrix bands be recycled?
After utilizing iMatrix Disposable, it becomes contaminated and is not suitable for recycling.
What are the steps for usage?
1. Set Up: Before application, adjust the angle of the band to match the specific mouth
quadrant for the matrix band.
2. Placement: Ensure optimal fit by positioning closest to the gum-line.
3. Securing: Wrap the band around the tooth and tighten by turning the twist-handle. Use
wedges and shape the band with a suitable burnishing tool if necessary.
4. Restoration: Follow standard clinical procedures for tooth restoration.
5. Removal: Loosen the band by turning the twist-handle counterclockwise when it's time
When Should I use iMatrix Disposable bands?
iMatrix Disposable would be useful in the following scenarios:
• Sectionals cannot be utilized
• Significant gaps are present between teeth
• The adjacent tooth is absent
• Substantial and broad interproximal box
• Replacement of cusps
• Extensive MOD cavities
• Amalgam restorations