Hu-Friedy

Our 10,000 dental instruments and product solutions are sold in over 100 countries, and we have over 900 employees representing and growing our brand around the world. Headquartered in Chicago, we have offices and distribution centers in Italy, Germany, China, and Japan, and a sales force spread over 30 different countries.

Hu-Friedy’s mission is the same today as it has always been – to help dental professionals perform at their best. In order to do that, we have to be at our best, too, because better dentistry starts with us - and we take that responsibility very seriously.

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Sharp Tips for Maintaining Your Scalers

Sharp Tips for Maintaining Your Scalers 

The worldwide pop culture phenomenon is back, and it’s taking another bite out of your calendar this week. That’s right, SHARK WEEK is making its annual appearance. You probably already know this if you’ve been seeing sharks all over your televisions. In 2016, we were inspired by Shark Week and discovered a unique dental connection to this tradition. What does a shark and dentistry have in common, you ask?

Is Your Dental Sterilization Area Setup Efficient — or a Bottleneck? mshuwal@hu-fri… Tue, 06/12/2018 - 19:00

3 Ways to Improve the Efficiency and Safety of This Critical Space

 

inset stericenterWhat would you do with five extra minutes per procedure in your dental practice?

6 Critical Steps for Cleaning and Protecting Your Dental Instruments kbrown@hu-friedy.com Tue, 05/22/2018 - 17:38

Does Your Office Follow the CDC’s Guidelines Correctly?
 

Instrument SterilizationInstruments must be properly taken care of if they are to function as they were intended, for as long as they were intended. A safe and efficient cleaning process will protect the investment you’ve made in high-quality dental instruments.

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A Clear Path to Better Room Turnover

Are inefficiencies in the room turnover process impacting your practice?

 

While each operatory in your practice may see ten or more patients daily, and the time in between patients may go by in the blink of an eye, those precious few minutes between patients are critical to the success of the practice and the safety of your patients. Although the steps in infection prevention are numerous, they are all important and the stakes are high.

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4 Things to Look for in Your Composite Restoration Instrument Kit

If you had to pick just one set of composite instruments from the hundreds of designs and combinations available, which would you choose?

This may sound like another one of those “deserted island” questions, but for general and cosmetic practitioners, limiting your setup to instruments which truly help you to be efficient matters. It is much more beneficial to have a few carefully-selected, high-quality instruments at the ready than a dazzling array leaving you wondering what to use next. The world’s best golfers, after all, only carry 14 clubs in their bags.

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It Takes a Village

How Online Communities Are Game-Changers for Dental Clinicians

The online experience has come a long way since those first bare-bones, barely functioning websites that emerged 30 years ago. Today, it’s an omnipresent force that connects our computers and smartphones to appliances, bank accounts, entertainment – and most importantly, people. Lots and lots of people.