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“Do better than yesterday”, dr. Federico Ferraris’ motto.

The Adhesthetics Theca kit is comprised of four unique instruments designed by Dr. Federico

Ferraris in collaboration with Hu-Friedy. It is an independent set of instruments conceived to cover

the main variety of clinical phases in direct and indirect restorative dentistry in order to help clinicians to achieve predictable results and clinical excellence.

The Main Shaper, the Fine Shaper, the 3D Shaper and the Direct Caliper are all made with XTS technology, a dark Aluminum Titanium Nitride (AlTiN) coating that offers superb contrast in comparison to composite materials and tooth structure. The coating is also incredibly slick, resisting the adhesion of sticky composite materials. The smooth handle is not only ergonomic and lightweight, but each instrument has its own distinct set of colour cones, making instrument identification simple. The set of four instruments includes an IMS Cassette, which prevents the instruments from being damaged during transportation and sterilization protocols.

What is Adhesthetics?
Esthetic results are one of the most critical elements which make up restorative dentistry. Now more than ever, patients are requesting esthetic outcomes in dentistry and it is a due result. Not being able to offer esthetic treatments from dentist can cause many serious problems in the satisfaction of the patient, in his own image and in the perception of the dental clinic that he represents.

In the past few decades, one of the biggest transformations in restorative dentistry has been the ever-evolving adhesive material. As these are constantly being improved upon, so must the instruments which we interface these with.

Adhesthetics is the fusion of Adhesion and Esthetics and represents the process by which protocols are codified during the different phases of the treatment. This philosophy gives successful protocols to those clinicians who wants to achieve excellence in Restorative Dentistry.