Used Dental Caries Detection Laser | KaVo Diagnodent Pen

The KaVo DIAGNOdent Pen is a hand-held laser caries detection aid that measures changes in tooth structure caused by carries. It is especially useful for pit and fissure areas - even when the outer tooth surface seems to be intact. The DIAGNOdent pen is a tool that helps dentist's detect concretions or caries in teeth that have been thoroughly cleaned. The tooth substance is caused to fluoresce with a laser light. The DIAGNOdent pen recognises this fluorescence and the differences between healthy and diseased tooth substance is displayed by the DIAGNOdent pen.

  • Easily visible and readable DIAGNOdent values
  • No cable necessary
  • Compact, portable device with user-friendly design
  • Uses light energy-no X-ray exposure
  • Accurate in detecting lesions not detectable with an explorer or bitewing X-rays
  • Prevents exploratory excavation or under-treatment of suspect teeth
  • Precise, reliable measurement allows objective monitoring of caries activity over time.
  • Allows dentists and hygienists to treat questionable sites and sub-surface caries
  • Allows hygienists to educate patients on caries disease process
  • Easy to use.
  • Safe. Poses no danger to staff and patients. Painless, non-invasive examination by patients
  • The KaVo product is not permitted to be used in areas subject an explosion hazard.
Technical Specifications: 
  • Dimensions: : 8.6" Length x 1.3" Diameter
  • Weight:: 3.88 oz
  • Voltage 1 good quality Alkaline LR6 battery: 1.5 V
  • Intensity: < 1 mW
  • Wavelength: 655 nm
  • Protection category covered: IPX0
  • Calibration temperature: +22°C ± 2° C
  • Relative Humidity: 30% RH to 75% RH