What Makes NoCord VPS So Different?
NoCord VPS integrates retraction and hemostasis in a one-step technique.
NoCord Wash is the first wash material to incorporate a hemostatic agent to control bleeding and fluid flows.
The unique NoCord MegaBody Tray Material is 'stiffer' to drive the wash into the sulcus to displace gingiva and completely capture prep margins with NoCord Wash Material.
There's no need to learn a new procedure. Simply use your traditional, one step wash and tray technique
All-in-one system that retracts, controls bleeding and takes a clear, final impression.
Eliminates the time and costs to use retraction cord or paste and to apply an astringent.
Clear, accurate, detailed margins with excellent dimensional stability. Independent evaluation and test results show that NoCord VPS exceeds ISO standards and is equivalent to leading VPS brands1.
Precise fit restorations, no adjustment needed.
1. Data on file.
Bleed each cartridge prior to attaching SuperMixer ™ nozzle to insure proper mix of both materials.
Rinse and dry prepped teeth.
Fill impression tray with NoCord MegaBody™ Tray Material. A walled dual arch or full arch tray is recommended.
Syringe NoCord™ Wash Material into sulcus, generously cover prep and adjacent teeth.
We recommend use of 'time check beads' to verify full set. Express a small bead of Wash and Tray material. Start timer when you first express either material.
Seat Mega Body Tray Material over the unset NoCord VPS Wash Material. Have patient bite firmly or hold in place with light pressure until material is set.
NoCord VPS gently displaces gingiva from around the tooth, creating sufficient space for NoCord Wash to completely capture margin detail.
NoCord Wash contains 15% alum to constrict capillary oozing, control bleeding, and displace gingival crevicular fluids.
If using 'time check beads', verify full set.
Remove from mouth at 4:45 minutes.
Fabricate final restoration.
Easy, accurate impressions!
As a general practitioner running a busy practice, it requires predictable and reliable materials to reduce the length of production time and improve the predictability of the treatments. NoCord VPS is a great advancement in impression materials. With excellent stability and high fidelity it is my go to impression material for all prosthetic restorations from veneers to dental implants. The added astringent gives me the comfort that even in the most difficult cases I can capture all marginal details of the preparation, reducing chair-time, avoid retakes and multiple try-in appointments.
NoCord VPS is my go-to material for patients with thin gingival tissue where packing cord could cause tissue damage or gingival recession. NoCord VPS is a great choice for patients who have had LNAP or other periodontal procedure within the last year where you do not want to disturb the maturing gingival attachment but there is a need get an accurate impression to fabricate a crown.
I have been using Centrix products for several years and have been consistently impressed with the quality. Recently I received a sample of the NoCord VPS Impression System and decided to give it a try. The material has worked extremely well; impressions are better, plus my crowns & bridgework need a lot less adjusting! With the impression and retraction material in one step, the savings are invaluable. I used another material for many years, but now I am very happy using NoCord VPS for my crown & bridgework. I recommend it highly!
NoCord is revolutionary! It is such a relief not to have to pack cord in most all situations. NoCord has changed the way we practice dentistry. There is less stress, less time, less hassle now, that translates into more enjoyment in the delivery of dental care!
NoCord VPS. Finally, a truly 1-step impression material. No cord. No moisture. No wasted time. Just a clean and clear margin every time!
For every impression I take, I no longer pack cord, apply a separate hemostatic agent or add a retraction paste to the already hectic schedule of a general dentist. I simply place NoCord Wash around the crown prep and gingiva, add NoCord MegaBody Tray material to my impression tray, seat the impression tray. That's it, very easy, saves time, and produces excellent results.
NoCord VPS is a trifecta for impression materials; sulcus expansion, hemostasis and accuracy. NoCord is the next generation of impression materials. There are less steps and cost because the impression material does more.
Through 30 years of clinical practice, having tried and used every impression material and gingival retraction method that's been available, I have found the NoCord VPS impression material that eliminates separate retraction and hemostasis steps, to be the easiest method of saving time when taking impressions I am able to achieve the best impressions I have been able to get in my career.
NoCord VPS is a unique impressioning system that makes impression taking easier, more predictable and assured. It's designed to take impressions without separate gingival retraction and hemostatic control steps.
NoCord VPS system consists of the NoCord Wash and NoCord MegaBody Tray Materials and all the needed accessories, including Centrix's 3.n.One™ Impression Dual Arch Trays, SuperMixer high-efficiency less waste mixing nozzles, and tips.
No. If NoCord MegaBody Tray Material is used with other wash materials, it will not deliver the bleeding and fluids control of the NoCord VPS System, since only NoCord Wash Material contains its unique hemostatic and retraction paste formulation.
NoCord VPS Materials (NoCord Wash & NoCord MegaBody Tray Materials) and all VPS impression materials should not come in contact with sources of sulfur (latex gloves, ferric sulfate solutions, etc.) as setting may be affected.
There's no need to learn a new procedure, simply use your traditional wash and tray technique.
Our revolutionary NoCord Wash Material retracts the gingiva, stops fluid flow and controls bleeding therefore eliminating time and costs of packing cord and applying hemostatic agents. NoCord Wash contains 15% alum to constrict capillary oozing, control bleeding and displaces gingival crevicular fluids to provide dry, bubble free margins. When NoCord Wash Material is used with our NoCord MegaBody Tray Material, it drives the wash into the sulcus and pushes the tissue. The combination of both provides a clear final impression.
NoCord VPS system is designed to take impressions without separate gingival retraction and hemostatic control steps.
You can save approximately 3 minutes per restorative procedure.
No. NoCord Wash and NoCord MegaBody Tray Material have been specially formulated to work together as a system and should always be used together. If used separately, one will not get the unique benefits of the NoCord VPS system.
NoCord VPS system can be used for temporary or permanent crowns or bridges, implants, veneers, aligners, denture cases and anywhere you would use VPS impression materials.
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