The Explorer 5 is designed for caries and calculus detection, exploration of pocket characteristics, furcations and restorations. This dual-sided explorer features a Shepards hook #23 end for caries detection, and a #17 end for anterior interproximal caries detection. This multifunctional instrument is also used to check posterior interproximal margins, and subgingival calculus.
Made of high quality stainless steel.
Dual Sided #17 and #23
Enables operator to use tactile sensitivty to distinguish areas of calculus or decay from discrepancies on the surfaces of teeth.