Get the most out of your Garrison product.

We’ve been collecting usage tips and refining our product techniques for years.  Take a moment to look through these tips and techniques to make sure you’re achieving the maximum functionality with minimum effort.  Got a tip you want to share?  Drop us a note at contact@garrisondental.com.

Sectional Matrix Systems

3D Rings Technique & Cleaning Instructions

Complete user instructions for Class II restorations utilizing 3D or 3DXR Soft Face™ Rings.

3D Rings Simple Technique

A simple technique for Class II restorations utilizing 3D or 3DXR Soft Face™ Rings.

3D XR Placement Animation

A short animation showing the placement technique for the 3D XR matrix system.

Research Data on Composi-Tight 3D XR

Internal research reveals the superior functionality of the 3D XR ring.

Composi-Tight® 3D XR System Brochure

Composi-Tight® 3D XR system has taken all the benefits of the original 3D system and built upon them. 

Composi-Tight® Original Technique

Complete user instructions for Class II restorations utilizing Composi-Tight® Original.

Composi-Tight® 3D Fusion™ Technique & Cleaning Instructions

User instructions for the Composi-Tight® 3D Fusion™ Sectional Matrix System.

Composi-Tight® 3D Fusion™ Sectional Matrix System Brochure

Brochure for the Composi-Tight® 3D Fusion™ Sectional Matrix System.

Why Should I Upgrade?

Here’s why it’s time to upgrade to the All-New Composi-Tight® 3D Fusion™ Sectional Matrix System!

Composi-Tight® Gold Technique

Complete user instructions for Class II restorations utilizing Composi-Tight® Gold.

Matrix Bands

Garrison Sectional Matrix Band Comparison Guide

A comparison chart of the various sectional matrix bands offered by Garrison.

Tofflemire-Style vs. Sectional Matrix System

Why is a sectional matrix better than a Tofflemire-style matrix? What makes a sectional matrix system work?

Slick Bands™ Tofflemire-style Bands Flier

Slick Bands™ non-stick matrices are the first Tofflemire-style bands to virtually eliminate the problem of difficult to remove matrix bands.

Slick Bands Bonding Agent Research

Slick Bands bonding agent internal testing results.

Margin Elevation Band Technique

The margin elevation technique allows proper isolation and elevation of deep margin areas prior to restoring with an indirect partial coverage restoration.

Composi-Tight® 3D Fusion™ Full Curve Bands Flier

Composi-Tight® 3D Fusion™ bands are loaded with features to improve and simplify posterior Class II restorations.

Instruments

Composi-Tight® Matrix Forceps Research

Matrix Forceps pull-strength research and a tug-of-war challenge!

PerForm™ Technique & Cleaning Instructions

A simple technique utilizing PerForm™ contact instruments.

Double Cord Packer Technique

Technique for using "Bob's" Double Cord Packer from Dr. Bob Margeas himself.

Composi-Tight® Matrix Forceps & Ring Placement Forceps Flier

Composi-Tight® Matrix Forceps & Ring Placement Forceps Flier

PerForm™ Proximal Contact Instrument Brochure

PerForm™ Proximal Contact Instrument is a cure-through contact forming instrument you press directly into the first increment of uncured composite on Class II restorations. 

Finishing & Polishing

FitStrip™ IFU and Technical Information

FitStrip™ is ideal for proximal contact adjustment, marginal crown seating, veneers, onlays, proximal contouring of composite fillings and cement clean-up.

FitStrip™ IPR Guide

Creating accurate interproximal spaces for orthodontic procedures, including minor tooth movement, has never been easier. Simply use the FitStrip color-coded diamond-impregnated strips according to the order provided.

Rally™ Composite Mini-Polishers Brochure & Technique

With zero reprocessing and sterilization hassles and a lustrous diamond final gloss, Revv single patient mini-polishers get you across the finish line and on to your next patient.

Rally™ Composite Polishers IFU

Instructions for use for the Revv™ Single Patient Mini-Polishers.

FitStrip Brochure

FitStrips are a complete line of interproximal trimmers and finishers from the company that invented tight interproximal contacts, Garrison Dental Solutions.

eZr™ Brochure

eZr™ is a three-step diamond polishing system for the processing of zirconium oxide and lithium disilicate. 

eZr™ Chairside Technique Guide

A technique guide for eZr™ to use chairside as a reference during the procedure.

eZr™ Instructions for Use (Cleaning and Sterilization)

Cleaning and sterilization instructions for eZr™.

Cervical Matrix System

Cervical Matrix & Anterior Matrix Brochure

Cervical Matrix & Anterior Matrix Flier

BlueView™ Cervical Matrices Clinical Tip

A quick clinical tip for the BlueView™ Cervical Matrices.

Retainerless Tofflemire-Style

ReelMatrix™ Flier

Real Easy. Real Tight. Real Fast.  For all posterior restorations.

Pinch™ Matrices Flier

Pinch™ Matrices are retainerless Tofflemire-style matrices with a built-in tensioning ring.

ReelMatrix™ Technique

Class II Direct Composite Technique using ReelMatrix™.

Wedges

WedgeWands® Clinical Tip

A quick clinical tip for the WedgeWands®.

WedgeWands® Technique

Technique for using WedgeWands®.

Composi-Tight® 3D Fusion™ Wedge Brochure

Composi-Tight®​ 3D Fusion Wedges fuse two materials together to produce the perfect combination of adaptability and retention.

FenderWedge® Clinical Tip

A quick clinical tip for the FenderWedge®.

FenderWedge® Brochure

FenderWedge® will lend you a hand by "pre-separating" and protecting while you prepare the tooth.

A+Wedge Brochure

 A+ Wedge™ controls gingival bleeding making restorations cleaner and quicker.