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  • The VPro series devices are intended for use by the orthodontic patient during treatment with aligners to facilitate minor anterior tooth movement. | Rx Only | See Instructions for Use for Full Prescribing Information.
  • The Propel device is indicated for manually drilling holes in tissue and bone for orthodontic and dental operative procedures including: (1) initiation holes for drill bits, implants, screws, plates, and other orthodontic appliances: and (2) for use as a tool to create micro-osteoperforations. I RX only I See Instructions for Use for Full Prescribing Information.

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