Air polishing

Salim Rayman and Elvir Dincer, USA
Accreditation: 1 CME
Price: $24 | AED88.32
Release date: 04/21/2020
Expiry date: 08/07/2020


The concept of air polishing is based on a technology developed by Dr. Robert Black in 1945. Black invented a device called the Air Dent, which used compressed air, water and a highly abrasive powder to eliminate pain from cavity preparation, making anesthesia unnecessary.

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About the authors

Salim Rayman, RDH, MPA
He is an associate professor in the dental hygiene program at Eugenio Maria de Hostos Community College of the City University of New York. He can be contacted by email at

Elvir Dincer, DDS
He is an associate professor in the dental hygiene program Eugenio Maria de Hostos Community College of the City University of New York. He can be contacted by email at

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