Helps locate cracked teeth that normally cannot be detected.
Small indentation of instrument delivers force of bite to one cusp at a time.
Easy to use on lingual cusps.
Speeds diagnosis and minimizes patient discomfort.
Eliminates unpredictable and inaccurate testing objects such as orangewood sticks, cotton rolls, Q-tips, rubber wheels, etc.
Eliminates patient discomfort and helps the patient understand the need for treatment.
Repeat procedure will render confirmation of diagnosis unlike other testing methods.