Nordent History

2020
February 2

Launches Line of Orthodontic Pliers and Cutters

OTC1101L

By popular demand, Nordent expands the line of instruments to include orthodontic pliers and cutters.

2019
October 1

ISO 13485:2016

ISO 13485:2016

    Nordent continues to invest in quality and process improvement and achieves ISO: 14385 (Medical Devices) certification.

March 11

Nordent Celebrates 50 Years

Nordent 50 Years Logo

For more than 50 years, Nordent has been providing innovative products and solutions, designed for real practitioners working in the real world. Our craftsmen take great pride in producing the finest instruments for you, right here in the USA. With Nordent you are assured practical solutions, superior products and a commitment to those who matter…

January 1

Concierge Custom Cassette

C³ Concierge Custom Cassettes®

Nordent launches the most streamlined and user friendly cassette on the market. Revolutionary Snap-In-Silicone™ Rails (patent pending) allow for efficient handling chair-side while doubling the instrument capacity as compared to a single sided cassette.  

2016
February 2

XDURA®: Sharper….. Longer

XDURA®: Sharper….. Longer

Using a proprietary steel technology that is harder than any other instrument in the world, Nordent launches it’s flagship XDURA® line of Hygiene Instruments. Like the Relyant line of hygiene instruments, each XDURA® purchased comes with free lifetime sharpening service.

2015
February 2

Nordent TRUGracey

Nordent TRUGracey

Our new and improved Gracey blades feature a true radius that conforms to the tooth anatomy better than any other brand. This means that TRUGracey curettes are easier to adapt, require fewer strokes, and reduce tissue trauma!

2012
February 2

Relyant®: Free Sharpening is Born

Relyant®: Free Sharpening is Born

Nordent makes history with Relyant® by offering the first hygiene instrument that includes free professional sharpening for the life of the instrument.  

2006
February 2

ISO 9001

ISO 9001

Nordent’s longstanding focus on quality improvement is recognized by the International Organization for Standardization.

2003
February 2

Instrenew

Instrenew

Continuing to innovate, Nordent launches the Instrenew® Sharpening Assistant. Dental offices across the country gain the ability to sharpen their instruments in-house with the confidence and precision normally only found with professional sharpening.

1999
February 2

DuraLite® Handle is Introduced

DuraLite® Handle is Introduced

Continuing to innovate in ergonomics, Nordent introduces the lightest handle ever, the DuraLite® Round.