handpiece


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hand·piece

n. [dental] pieza de mano.
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Once the desired handpiece speed is reached, the operator can rest the foot flat on the floor and continue to work in a more relaxed state.
The handpiece ergonomics and tactile feedback are unchanged as nothing is attached to the handpiece - an industry first.
Designed to make dental hygiene procedures fast and easy, the iStar is the first true cordless prophy handpiece that allows full freedom of movement and is compatible with all disposable prophy angles.
Phacoemulsification refers to modern cataract surgery in which the eye's internal lens is emulsified with an ultrasonic handpiece and aspirated from the eye.
Lauren Amico, PA-C announces the arrival of CoolSculpting's new Coolsmooth handpiece for non-surgical fat reduction of the outer thighs
In addition, each handpiece delivers three cumulative hours of treatment (activation) time so doctors have the option of customizing each patient's treatment by using different size handpieces for different areas of the face.
The handpiece is activated through a foot-pedal technology allowing control throughout the procedure.
A common error in the use of electrocautery devices is the incomplete insertion of the insulated electrocautery tip into the handpiece (figure 1).
Includes a range of soldering and rework cartridges, similar to Metcal, and tips, including a cartridge handpiece with a variety of fine access and SMD rework tips, a high-power soldering tip handpiece designed for volume production environments, and a precision tweezer handpiece capable of removing a range of components from 0201 chips to 28mm SOICs.
This precise stream of crystals is delivered via a closed vacuum system through a tube and handpiece creating a vacuum, When the handpiece is sealed against the skin, the particles flow out of the accelerator impacting the skin and combined with skin debris are suctioned back through the handpiece and tubing into the waste canister.
Before Hayes Handpiece came to Arkansas, many dentists sent their equipment out of state for repair or routine maintenance.
The tool is a specially designed handpiece that emits a wide-diameter laser beam.