The Castroviejo micro needle holder is a dental tool used for holding and manipulating very fine needles during surgical procedures.
Some of its key features include
Finely serrated jaws: These jaws are specifically designed to grip and hold very small and delicate needles securely without crushing or bending them.
- Tungsten carbide inserts These inserts are located on the jaws of the needle holder and are used to help grip and hold needles. They are also more durable than other materials and can be used for longer periods without losing their sharpness or effectiveness.
- Ratcheted mechanism This mechanism allows the user to lock the jaws in place once the needle is securely held, making it easier to manipulate the hand with precision.
- Lightweight and easy to use The Castroviejo micro needle holder is designed to be lightweight and easy to handle, making it ideal for lengthy procedures.
- Sterilizable This scissor-type tool is Sterilizable for re-use.
It is commonly used in periodontics, oral surgery, and endodontics procedures.