January 27, 2022

KATANA™ ZIRCONIA HTML PLUS: Reborn Refined Formula for Streamlined Procedures and Even Better Outcomes

It is strong, it is pre-shaded like natural teeth, and it is reliable: KATANA™ Zirconia HTML PLUS, the highest strength version among KATANATM multi-layered zirconia series. Now, Kuraray Noritake Dental Inc. has

January 24, 2022

Keep It in the Family for Direct Restoration Success

Successful restoration outcomes depend on a variety of factors, including clinician skill, practice team work, and the individual materi-als used in the procedure. Read the full article

December 16, 2021

What Materials Should You Stock up on Before the End of the Year?

By: Terri Lively What should your practice stock up on before ringing in the new year? From tax considerations to inventory management strategy to supply chain concerns, we discuss the options in the last few days

November 16, 2021

Adhesive cementation of a KATANA™ Zirconia HT 3-unit bridge with PANAVIA™ V5

Case by Dr. Shoji Kato of Takanawa Dental Office, Japan   1. After preparing the abutments An anterior bridge made of crown and bridge resin has become dislodged. The abutments are vital

November 16, 2021

One single procedure, no primers needed

By Peter Schouten, Technical Manager Kuraray Europe Benelux Kuraray Noritake’s self-adhesive cement series, PANAVIA™ SA Cement Universal, has evolved through several stages of development since it was first

November 15, 2021

The Choice Is Clear with CLEARFIL MAJESTY ES-2 Universal

A universal, single-shade composite that simplifies posterior restorations with great handling and strong physical properties. “It’s just a very good composite in terms of strength and the other things we need

October 19, 2021

Simplify With One Universal Composite

Kuraray’s Clearfill Majesty ES-2 Universal uses Light Diffusion Technology for smooth integration with surrounding tooth structure and remarkable color adaptations  Visit OneShade.Show to see what other

September 27, 2021

New Infrastructure Needed, Bridge Replacement

All patients have unique cases with various solutions, but some have the opportunity to boost their confidence without worrisome procedures. This treatment applied to one patient in specific. This patient presented a

September 22, 2021

Kuraray Noritake Dental Enters Into Patent License Agreement with B&D Dental Corp.

In July 2021, Kuraray Noritake Dental Inc. (President: Satoshi Yamaguchi), having a Head Office in Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, entered into a patent-license agreement with B&D Dental Corp., having a Head Office in West

September 10, 2021

Achieve durable zirconia bonding with PANAVIA™ V5 and PANAVIA™ SA Cement Universal

With 40 years of success in the commercial dental products market, Kuraray Noritake Dental has firmly established its commitment to providing leading-edge solutions for adhesive dentistry. The 1983 introduction of the

September 9, 2021

Six single-unit anterior crowns featuring KATANA™ multilayered Zirconia material

Patient Presentation An 80-year-old male presented with what he considered to be unattractive teeth due to failing composite bondings that chipped away over time, creating unsightly patches (Figure 1). Specifically,

August 19, 2021

Restorations Blending in Nicely With the Surrounding Tissues

When replacing amalgam restorations, we often see that the remaining tooth structure is severely stained. Nevertheless, a defect-oriented preparation is preferable over a procedure that involves the removal of healthy,

August 17, 2021

The Go-To Solution for Small to Moderate Sized Direct Posterior Restorations

with CLEARFIL MAJESTY™ Flow and CLEARFIL MAJESTY™ ES-2 Universal Small to moderate-sized posterior restorations are the bread-and-butter of every dental practice. In a procedure that is carried out so frequently,

August 10, 2021

PEARLS For Your Practice

How many products actually, really, and truly changed dentistry? There is a Mount Rushmore of those products, and Kuraray has one of them: the MDP monomer. Read the full article

August 4, 2021

CLEARFIL™ Universal Bond Quick: Now with a flip-top cap

As a company, Kuraray Noritake Dental is committed not just to creating innovative products, but also to building upon our successes. A perfect example of this approach is CLEARFIL™ Universal Bond Quick, our newest

August 4, 2021

Streamlined Posterior Restorative Procedure Using CLEARFIL MAJESTY™ ES-2 Universal

Case by Daniel Vasquez, DDS The dental practitioner’s time is the most valuable factor in the dental practice. Hence, it should be well spent, and saved wherever possible. In the context of placing direct posterior

July 16, 2021

Direct MO restoration with a new universal composite material

A 27-year-old female presented with deep initial decay on tooth no. 15. Clinical testing indicated normal pulpal response to cold, a negative response to percussion and palpation, and an asymptomatic tooth. An MO

July 13, 2021

Finding the Right Balance

After 41 years of practice, Jeffrey Hoos, DMD, has learned that success is achieved when dentists find the balance in the art, science, and business of dentistry. Products from Kuraray Noritake Dental, such as

July 9, 2021

How to Use a Universal Single Shade Composite for a Class II Restoration

CLEARFIL MAJESTY™ ES-2 Universal composite utilizes light diffusion technology to integrate into the preparation. Introduction In an article published in the Journal of Dental Education, Class II resin

June 16, 2021


Described as Intelligent Simplification, Clearfil Majesty ES-2 Universal is the latest entry into the one-shade-matches-all-teeth market. But Kuraray Noritake is being more realistic and honest than most other