Dental Membranes - Dental Wound Dressing

Karl Schumacher offers a comprehensive selection of porcine-derived collagen dental membrane solutions offering dentists exceptional quality and consistency.




For guided bone regeneration procedures, augmentation around implants placed in immediate extraction or delayed extraction sockets, alveolar ridge reconstruction, filling of infrabony periodontal defects and defects after root resection, and guided tissue regeneration procedures in periodontal defects.

  • Resorbable in 3-4 months.
  • Highly purified intact collagen.
  • Highly biocompatible.
  • High mechanical strength.
  • Soft and very drapable, yet repositionable for precise adjustment and placement.
  • Does not stick to instruments.


Designed to simultaneously achieve moderate drapability, strength, structural integrity, in vivo stability and provides the clinician the ability to reposition the membrane for ideal placement prior to closure. FLEX conforms to the defect site, but also has sufficient memory to maintain space for bone and tissue ingrowth.

  • Resorbable in 6-9 months.
  • Highly purified intact collagen.
  • Highly biocompatible.
  • Good mechanical strength & moderate conformability for easy handling.
  • Balanced characteristics of handling, strength, and resorption time.


Indicated for oral surgical procedures as a resorbable material for use in extraction sockets and small bone defects. Specifically designed to meet the needs for socket preservation procedures. SHIELD is particularly useful for guided bone regeneration in socket preservation.

  • Resorbable in 9-12 months.
  • Highly purified intact collagen.
  • Highly biocompatible.
  • Curves when hydrated to facilitate placement.
  • Shape and curvature ideal for socket preservation applications.

Karl Schumacher Resorbable Collagen Dental Wound Dressings are engineered from purified collagen derived from bovine dermis tissue. This product is intended for wounds in dental surgery and is designed to work in a moist or bleeding environment to protect the surface of the wound from further injury and aid in wound healing.


  • Absorbent porous collagen matrices used in dental surgery to assist in wound healing.
  • Protects the wound bed and delicate new tissue.
  • Can be removed, replaced or left in situ.
  • Available in Foam, Plug and Tape form.
  • Resorbed within 30 days of placement.
  • Supplied sterile, non-pyrogenic and for single use only.


Applied directly to the wound and delicate new tissue for the management of oral wounds and sores, including:

  • Denture sores
  • Oral ulcers (non-infected or viral)
  • Periodontal surgical wounds
  • Suture sites
  • Burns
  • Extraction sites
  • Surgical wounds
  • Traumatic wounds


“The quality and consistency of the particulate is really a cut above.” -Dr. Robert J. Mikhli, DDS
“Every single tooth I extract, I use the Proximator.” -Dr. Tony Craft, DDS


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