Patent Number: 6,254,386

Title: Dental mirror with disposable transparent cover

Abstract: A dental instrument in the form of a dental mirror has a removable and disposable transparent cover positioned on the reflective surface of the mirror. The removable transparent cover is preferably formed of flexible plastic. In one embodiment, the protective cover has an adhesive coating for adhering the cover to the reflective surface of the mirror. In another embodiment, the transparent cover adheres to the reflective surface by static cling. In a preferred aspect of one embodiment of the invention, a plurality of transparent covers are provided on a laminate or strip that may be folded or rolled for easy-storage in a container or dispenser.

Inventors: Ohmes; Jay (St. Charles, MO)

Assignee: Wendel; Erik

International Classification: A61B 1/00 (20060101); A61B 1/24 (20060101); A61B 1/247 (20060101); A61B 001/24 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018