The Wand® (also known as CompuDent®) is essentially a computer-controlled means of delivering local anesthetic. This equates to a comfortable and nearly pain-free experience as the flow rate is controlled and guaranteed to be slow and steady.
Most people who have had a bad experience with injections think that needles sting because the skin is pierced, but this is usually not so! Most often, the sting was caused because the anesthetic was delivered too quickly. Obviously, it is possible for the dentist to control the speed with a standard syringe, but the idea of the Wand is to take out the “human error”. This can be very reassuring for people with previous bad experiences.
The Wand® STA provides a painless, stress-free alternative to dental anesthesia via syringe. It delivers a computer-regulated flow of anesthetic and is comfortable to hold, meaning that your injections will be consistent, accurate, and painless for the patient and clinician, every time!
The Wand® STA delivers a computer-regulated flow of anesthesic that provides immediate, pain-free dental anesthesia for all injection types. It makes your injections easier! Patients will experience no pain or numbness, and the ergonomic handpiece is comfortable for the clinician and non-threatening to patients. The Wand® features Single Tooth Anesthesia (STA), a new injection that effortlessly delivers anesthetic to the PDL space for profound anesthesia of a single tooth