3-0 PTFE 18" C-6 Needle | 816B


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PRONORTH3 - When you purchase ANY 3 Dental Sutures for 5% off 

PRONORTH6 - When you purchase ANY 6 Dental Sutures for 10% off 

PRONORTH9 - When you purchase ANY 9 Dental Sutures for 15% off 

Product Specifications:

  • Suture Type: Non-Absorbable
  • Suture Material: Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), White Monofilament
  • Suture Size: 3-0 (metric size 2.0)
  • Suture Length: 18 inches (45 cm)
  • Needle Type: C-6, precision reverse cutting
  • Needle Length: 19 mm
  • Quantity per Box: 12 sutures

Key Features:

  • Precision Reverse Cutting Needle: The C-6 needle is engineered for precise penetration and is ideal for minimizing tissue trauma during suturing.
  • PTFE Material: Known for its low friction and non-reactivity, providing a smooth passage through tissue.
  • Non-Absorbable: Ensures long-term suture integrity and support in tissue.


  • Non-Reactive: Does not elicit a tissue reaction, providing a more comfortable post-operative experience.
  • Secure Knotting: High-quality material allows for secure knot placement, critical in dental procedures.
  • Long-Term Placement: Suitable for procedures requiring the presence of the suture over an extended period due to its non-absorbable nature.

Suggested Procedures for Periodontists:

  • Soft Tissue Grafting: Secure the graft with PTFE sutures to ensure stability and promote optimal healing.
  • Implant Site Preparation: Utilize for flap closure to ensure a secure and undisturbed healing environment.
  • Guided Bone Regeneration (GBR) and Guided Tissue Regeneration (GTR): Use PTFE sutures to hold membranes in place, providing the necessary support for bone and tissue regeneration.


The 3-0 PTFE suture with an 18-inch C-6 precision reverse cutting needle, referred to with product code 816B, is a white monofilament made from high-quality Polytetrafluoroethylene. This non-absorbable suture is a prime choice for surgeries that necessitate long-term wound support and minimal suture reaction.

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