Solvay SD360 and Ultaire AKP
Move over, metal
Little has changed with removable partial dentures (RPDs) over the decades. Metal frames are still being used despite the fact that they are heavy, can damage remaining teeth, and may cause a metallic aftertaste. Plus, patients complain about the look of metal in their mouths. Today, there is a new solution from Solvay Dental 360™ that changes the way dentists, labs and patients think about RPD frames.
Introducing Ultaire™ AKP from Solvay Dental 360
™Ultaire™ AKP is an innovative, high-performance polymer that provides acomfortable, lightweight, biocompatible and more aesthetically pleasingalternative to traditional metal frames. Ultaire™ AKP partial dentures havesimilar mechanical properties to corticle bone, are tooth and tissuesupported and may help minimize bone loss.
For patients who can’t bear the thought of visible clasps or the additional challenges of other frame materials, Ultaire™ AKP delivers a revolutionary option. Dentists may see improved patient compliance, minimal fitting sessions and high patient satisfaction.