Can Medicom Pro-Matrix matrix bands be used for both amalgam and composite fillings?
Yes. Medicom Pro-Matrix is ideal for both amalgam and composite fillings. If required, a wedge may be used for composite fillings. The wedge serves to separate the teeth slightly; when the wedge is removed, teeth close back to contact.
What is the thickness of the Medicom Pro-Matrix matrix band?
The matrix band is 0.038 mm thick.
Can Medicom Pro-Matrix matrix bands be recycled?
Once Medicom Pro-Matrix is used it becomes contaminated and cannot be recycled. It is, however, made from recyclable materials.
How should one dispose of Medicom Pro-Matrix matrix bands?
Medicom Pro-Matrix should be disposed like any matrix band, in an appropriate sharps container.