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Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior Restorative

Easier gets better – raising the bar for posterior composite fillings

Composite filling material – developed for faster, easier posterior restorations

Bulk fill composites are designed to make posterior restorations faster and easier!

 

Designed to improve productivity from start to finish

Scotchbond™ Universal
Adhesive

Versatile, high bond strength and
virtually no post-operative sensitivity.

Filtek™ Bulk Fill
Posterior Restorative

Simplicity of Bulk
Placement up to 5 mm
deep, low wear for
durability and stress relief.

Elipar™ S10
LED Curing Light

Fast, deep cure
and a unique
ergonomic design.

Sof-Lex™
Spiral Finishing and Polishing Wheels

Easily adapts to irregular,
convex and concave tooth
surfaces, for fast and easy
finishing and polishing.

Product information

  • One-step placement, no additional capping layer
  • Fast and easy procedure
  • Excellent adaptation without additional expensive dispensing devices
  • Stress relief to enable up to 5 mm depth of cure
  • Better in vitro wear resistance than market-leading bulk fill materials
  • Excellent handling and sculptability
  • TRUE nanofiller technology and two innovative methacrylate monomers act to lower polymerization stress without compromising wear

In Vivo Evaluation

European dentists were asked to test the composite filling material Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior Restorative.

Indications

  • Direct anterior and posterior restorations (including occlusal surfaces)
  • Base/liner under direct restorations
  • Core build-ups
  • Splinting
  • Indirect restorations including inlays, onlays and veneers
  • Restorations of deciduous teeth
  • Extended fissure sealing in molars and premolars
  • Repair of defects in porcelain restorations, enamel and temporaries

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Technical information

Excellent handling
for adaptation and sculptability.

EASY AND
FAST POLISH +
EXCELLENT POLISH
RETENTION
 

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Ordering information

Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior Restorative

Item No. Product Information
4864TK

Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior Restorative Capsule Procedure Kit

Kit includes: 40 - 0.2g capsules: 20 each of A2 and A3;
5.0ml vial Scotcbond™ Universal Adhesive; Instructions for use;
10 - Sof-Lex™ Spiral Finishing Wheels;
10 - Sof-Lex™ Spiral Polishing Wheels; 1 - RA Mandrel;
Technique Guide; Instructions for use

4863TK

Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior Restorative Syringe Procedure Kit

Kit includes: 2 - 4g syringes: 1 each of A2 and A3;
5.0ml vial Scotcbond™ Universal Adhesive; Instructions for use;
10 - Sof-Lex™ Spiral Finishing Wheels;
10 - Sof-Lex™ Spiral Polishing Wheels; 1 - RA Mandrel;
Technique Guide; Instructions for use

Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior Restorative - Refills

SHADE SYRINGE CAPSULE
A1 4863A1 4864A1
A2 4863A2 4864A2
A3 4863A3 4864A3
B1 4863B1 4864B1
C2 4863C2 4864C2

Syringe shade refills

include 1 - 4g syringe; Technique guide; Instructions for use

Capsule shade refills

include 20 - 0.2g capsules; Technique guide; Instructions for use
 

Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior Restorative-
Syringe Procedure Kit (4863TK)

Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior Restorative-
Refill Shade A1 (4863A1)

 
 

Clinical application

 
 

Replacement for amalgam filling with decay at the proximal area

Source: Dr. G. Reich

Enlarge Decay at proximal area

Initial situation: lower first molar with decay at the proximal area (next to the amalgam filling).

Enlarge Removing amalgam filling

After removing the amalgam and cleaning the cavity.

 
Enlarge Applying Scotchbond™ Etching Gel

Scotchbond™ Etchant is applied on the enamel part for selective etching.

Enlarge Composite filling with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Flowable

After having removed the etchant with the air/water sprayer, Scotchbond™ Universal Adhesive is applied using a microbrush and light cured using an Elipar™ S10 curing light.

 
Enlarge Composite filling with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior

The cavity is filled in one step with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior (Color A2).

Enlarge Light curing of composite filling

10 sec light curing of the occlusal surface using an Elipar™ S10 curing light.

 
Enlarge Light curing of composite filling

10 sec light curing of the buccal surface using an Elipar™ S10 curing light.

Enlarge Light curing of composite filling

10 sec light curing of the lingual surface using an Elipar™ S10 curing light.

 
Enlarge Polishing of composite  filling with Sof-Lex™ Spiral Wheels

Finishing of the composite filling using the
Sof-Lex™ Spiral Wheels.

Enlarge Polishing of composite  filling with Sof-Lex™ Spiral Wheels

Polishing of the composite filling using the
Sof-Lex™ Spiral Wheels.

 
Enlarge Composite filling with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior

Final Situation: aesthetically restored second premolar composite filling.

 

Composite filling after secondary caries

Source: Dr. G. Reich

Enlarge Decay below composite filling

Initial situation: lower first and second molar and premolar with secondary decay below the composite fillings.

Enlarge Removing amalgam filling

After removing the amalgam and cleaning the cavities.

 
Enlarge Applying Etching Gel

Scotchbond™ Etching Gel is applied on the enamel part for selective etching.

Enlarge Composite filling with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Flowable

After having removed the etchant with the air/water sprayer, Scotchbond™ Universal Adhesive was applied using a microbrush and light cured using an Elipar™ S10 curing light.
The bottom of the cavity is filled in with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Flowable (Colour A2) and light cured.

 
Enlarge Composite filling with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior

The cavity is filled in one step with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior (Color A2) and light cured.

Enlarge Applying Scotchbond™ Etching Gel

Scotchbond™ Etchant is applied on the enamel part for selective etching.

 
Enlarge Composite filling with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior

The cavity is filled in one step with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior (Colour A2) and light cured.

Enlarge Applying Scotchbond™ Etching Gel

Scotchbond™ Etchant is applied.

 
Enlarge Composite filling with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior

The cavity is filled in one step with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior (Color A2) and light cured.

Enlarge Composite polishing with Sof-Lex™ Finishing and polishing wheels

Finishing of the filling using the Sof-Lex™ Spiral Wheels.

 
Enlarge Composite polishing with Sof-Lex™ Finishing and polishing wheels

Polishing of the filling using the Sof-Lex™ Spiral Wheels.

Enlarge Final composite filling with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior

Final Situation: aesthetically restored teeth.

 
 
 

Amalgam replacement with composite filling material

Source: Dr. G. Reich

Enlarge Amalgam filling upper second premolar

Initial situation: upper second premolar with amalgam filling.

Enlarge Removing amalgam filling

After removing the amalgam and cleaning the cavity.

 
Enlarge Applying Scotchbond™ Etching Gel

Scotchbond™ Etchant is applied on the enamel part for selective etching.

Enlarge Composite filling light curing

After having removed the etchant with the air/water sprayer, Scotchbond™ Universal Adhesive is applied using a microbrush and light cured using an Elipar™ S10 curing light.

 
Enlarge Composite filling with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior

The cavity is filled in one step with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior (Color A2).

Enlarge Light curing the composite filling

Light curing step, using an Elipar S10 curing light.

 
Enlarge Polishing composite filling with Sof-Lex™ Finishing and Polishing Wheels

Finishing of the filling using the Sof-Lex™ Spiral Wheels.

Enlarge Polishing composite filling with Sof-Lex™ Finishing and Polishing Wheels

Polishing of the filling using the Sof-Lex™ Spiral Wheels.

 
Enlarge Premolar composite filling with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior

Final Situation: aesthetically restored second premolar.

Class II composite filling

Source: Dr.Stergios Zafiriadis
Patient: male, 25 years old, not having seen a dentist for the last 3 years, mediocre oral hygiene, other teeth are in a good shape

Enlarge Decay in proximal area and occlusal fissure

Initial situation: upper first molar decay in the proximal area and at an occlusal fissure.

Enlarge Applying Life (Kerr) as underfilling/pulp protection

After removing the decay and cleaning the cavity, Life (Kerr) was applied as an underfilling/ pulp protection.

 
Enlarge Applying Etching Gel

Scotchbond™ Etching Gel is applied on the enamel part for selective etching.

Enlarge Applying Scotchbond™ Universal Adhesive

After having removed the etchant with the air/water sprayer, Scotchbond™ Universal Adhesive is applied using a microbrush.

 
Enlarge Applying Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior

After light curing the adhesive the cavity is filled in one step with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior (Color A3).

Enlarge Light curing of composite filling

The excaved fissure is filled with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Flowable. Both fillings are light cured using an Elipar™ S10 curing light.

 
Enlarge Finishing and polishing of composite filling with Sof-Lex™ Spiral Wheels

Finishing of the filling using the Sof-Lex™ Spiral Wheels.

Enlarge Finishing and polishing of composite filling with Sof-Lex™ Spiral Wheels

Polishing of the filling using the Sof-Lex™ Spiral Wheels.

 
Enlarge Final composite filling with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior

Final Situation: aesthetically restored first molar.

Enlarge X-Ray of decay in proximal area of upper first molar

X-ray taken before the treatment showing the decay in the proximal area of the upper first molar.

 
Enlarge X-Ray with composite filling Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior in proximal area of upper first molar

X-ray control after the treatment shows the Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior composite filling in the proximal area of the upper first molar.

Composite filling after amalgam restoration failure

Source: Dr. Stergios Zafiriadis
Patient: 64 year old male patient with good oral hygiene.

Enlarge Sof-Lex™ finiseringsstrips

Initial situation: Cusp fracture at the lower second premolar caused by the amalgam filling and secondary decay.

Enlarge Removing amalgam filling

After removing the amalgam and decay and cleaning the cavity, Scotchbond™ Etching Gel is applied on the enamel part for selective etching.

 
Enlarge Applying Scotchbond Universal Adhesive

After having removed the etchant with the air/water sprayer, Scotchbond™ Universal Adhesive is applied using a microbrush.

Enlarge Composite filling with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior Restorative

After light curing the adhesive the cavity is filled in one step with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior (Color A3).

 
Enlarge Shaping composite filling

Shaping the applied Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior with an instrument to the desired anatomic structure.

Enlarge Light curing of composite filling

Light curing step, using an Elipar S10 curing light.

 
Enlarge Shaping composite filling with Sof-Lex™ Spiral Wheels

Shaping the proximal area using a Sof-Lex™ disc.

Enlarge Polishing of composite filling with Sof-Lex™ Spiral Wheels

Finishing of the filling using the Sof-Lex™ Spiral Wheels.

 
Enlarge Polishing of composite filling with Sof-Lex™ Spiral Wheels

Polishing of the filling using the Sof-Lex™ Spiral Wheels.

Enlarge Final Composite filling with Filtek™ Bulk Fill Posterior

Final Situation: aesthetically restored second premolar.

 

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