Eliminates Assistant needing to go in and out of the mouth frequently with the saliva ejector. Gives moisture control responsibility to the patient allowing Dentist and Assistant to focus on work. Is comfortable and fixed in position so it doesn’t get caught up on cheek or floor of mouth. Puts moisture control at the site of aerosol or can be moved to any position that is helpful (such as retromolar area where saliva pools).
Enables patient to become part of the procedure and take control of their own oral fluids. By doing this it reduces any associated anxiety and fears of choking.