Digitizing the patient via three methods and aligning/merging the data on a computer screen allows for optimized evaluation, design, and treatment planning.
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Any laboratory adding orthodontic aligners to their offerings should be well-versed on the FDA requirements. This article covers all options for laboratories seeking to enter into this market space.
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With stud-style abutment overdentures, a choice must be made regarding whether to incorporate the housing/patrix indirectly in the laboratory or directly intraorally. This article discusses each approach.
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The seamless flow of information, quality products and expert technique are the basis for a successful analog denture and patient acceptance.
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AI Isn't Science Fiction: It's Digital Design's Reality
Many of the promising technologies of 2021 involve new CAD/CAM software capabilities, and one in particular should incite both excitement and concern among our profession: artificial intelligence.
Shaping the Future of the Clinical/Technical Relationship
2021 is quickly becoming the "Year for AI in Dentistry." With impressive technologies emerging on the clinical and technical sides, the relationship between clinicians and technicians will improve as a result, leading to an overall improved patient outcome.
Providing Freedom of Time
As the demand for restorative dental work in the US increases and the supply of skilled dental technicians decreases, various solutions are being developed to automate parts of workflows and allow technicians to focus on the tasks that require the most skill.
The Next Additive Steps
Manufacturers’ R&D departments are working feverishly to develop the next groundbreaking technologies to make fabrication of quality custom dental products more efficient than ever. Keeping up with the latest innovations can be a challenge.