3D printing: The future of digital dentistry

Off the Cusp

Now, 3D printing systems – many designed specifically for dentistry – supply these benefits, and at a fraction of the cost of many other practice investments. A pioneer in digital dentistry and 3D printing. 3D printers today. Off the Cusp - Patterson Dental blog.

How 3D printing can support remote education in dentistry

Dr. Bicuspid

3D printing became an invaluable tool that enabled dental students at one university to train from home during the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Elisa Praderi writes why the situation proves 3D printing has been underutilized in education -- until now.

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3D printing in your practice doesn't have to be daunting

Dr. Bicuspid

Bringing 3D printing into your dental practice can be as easy as pushing a button, writes Sam Wainwright, dental product manager at Formlabs. Read more on DrBicuspid.com Related Reading: 3D printing impression trays saves money and time.

Why you should seriously consider 3D printing for your practice

Dr. Bicuspid

There is no denying that 3D printing is changing dental care and making treatments more accessible overall, writes Jake Hilburn. Formlabs unveils new resins for 3D printing. 3D imaging could reveal more. SprintRay releases 3 new dental 3D printing products

SprintRay to Celebrate International Dental 3D Printing Day on December 3, 2021

Dental News and Technology

For 24 hours, all SprintRay 3D printing resins will be 20% off; customers purchasing US$1,000 or more of product are eligible to receive a free tank or build plate Customers can donate resin to the Bolt Dental Labs Powered by SprintRay initiative in Jamaica for 50% off each bottle LOS ANGELES, Dec.

3D printing impression trays saves money and time

Dr. Bicuspid

Clinicians can save money and time by 3D printing open impression trays for patients in need of multiple implant-supported prostheses, according to a study published on February 14 in the Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry.

Why dentists should adopt intraoral scanning, 3D printing

Dr. Bicuspid

It includes 3D intraoral scanners and 3D printers too. The future of dentistry is digital, and the technology is not limited to computerized patient management and digital x-ray systems. Read more on DrBicuspid.com Related Reading: Does digital dentistry scare you?

Why 3D Printing Matters to Dentistry

The Big Brush

The 3D printing technology within the dental industry is on course to reach $930m by the end of 2025. Dental Practice Business Tips

Nexa3D and Keystone Industries join Forces to Deliver Higher Productivity and Performance 3D printing Solutions for the Dental Industry

Denticle

Under this agreement, both companies will combine their extensive dental, photopolymer and 3D printing capabilities to deliver the highest productivity, precision and performance 3D printing solutions to the dental market. 3D printing

3D printers: Save or splurge?

Dr. Bicuspid

3D printing is becoming a staple of modern dentistry, and the technology is a big investment for practices. Read more on DrBicuspid.com Related Reading: Save time and money with 3D dental printing. Formlabs, Medit to partner on chairside 3D printing.

SprintRay Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for NightGuard Flex

Dental News and Technology

an industry leader in digital dentistry and 3D printing solutions, today announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted the Company clearance to market its NightGuard Flex 3D printing resin as a Class II medical device in the United States.

Save time and money with 3D dental printing

Dr. Bicuspid

CHICAGO - Integrating the latest 3D printing technologies in a dental practice can transform it, saving clinicians time and money and restoring patients' smiles faster, according to a presentation on February 24 at the Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting.

CAD/CAM brings smile to patient with primordial dwarfism

Dr. Bicuspid

3D printing in your practice doesn't have to be daunting. 3D printing impression trays saves money and timeA clever use of CAD/CAM technology brought a smile to a patient with primordial dwarfism.

5 hours vs. 25 seconds: Study shows promise of AI

Dr. Bicuspid

Read more on DrBicuspid.com Related Reading: 3D printing in your practice doesn't have to be daunting. 3D printing impression trays saves money and time. Researchers created an algorithm that shows the potential of artificial intelligence (AI) for dentistry.

Looking for an easier way to copy dentures? It's here

Dr. Bicuspid

Why you should seriously consider 3D printing for your practice. 3D printing, imaging reveal prehistoric shark's peculiar jaw.

DSO Aspen Dental hit with deceptive advertising lawsuit

Dr. Bicuspid

Aspen Dental, SprintRay ink deal on 3D printing tools.

SprintRay Launches More Powerful and Faster Speed to Care Solutions for Dental Professionals at 3D Next Summit

Dental News and Technology

SprintRay's new ProCure 2 reduces one week of dental work into a day Print dental products in under 60 minutes; cure products in under 3 minutes 3D Next Summit convenes dental industry leaders to discuss advancements in digital dental technology LOS ANGELES, Oct.

Does digital dentistry scare you? Here's how to get started

Dr. Bicuspid

Read more on DrBicuspid.com Related Reading: Why dentists should adopt intraoral scanning, 3D printing. Digital dentistry is transforming dental practice, and there may be good reasons to delve into it if you haven't already.

Formlabs Launches Permanent Crown Resin, Further Digitizing Restorative Dentistry

Dental News and Technology

a leading 3D printing company, today announced the expansion of its dental material offerings with the launch of ?Permanent is a tooth-colored, ceramic-filled resin for 3D printing permanent single crowns, inlays, onlays, and veneers.

LIGHTFORCE BRINGS ON FRANK QUINN AS CHIEF REVENUE OFFICER

Dental News and Technology

May 16, 2022) – LightForce, makers of the world’s only fully customizable 3D printed braces system, announced that Frank Quinn, former Vice President and General Manager of US Commercial at Align Technology, has joined the LightForce team as their Chief Revenue Officer. About LightForce Orthodontics LightForce is a digital platform providing orthodontists with fully customized, 3D printed tooth-moving tools.

Shark teeth make researchers question tooth evolution

Dr. Bicuspid

3D printing, imaging reveal prehistoric shark's peculiar jaw.

What was found in the mouth of the Altamura man?

Dr. Bicuspid

Read more on DrBicuspid.com Related Reading: 3D printing, imaging reveal prehistoric shark's peculiar jaw. Scientists have discovered a nearly complete set of teeth in the Altamura man, an approximately 130,000-year-old Neanderthal skeleton encased in a cave in southern Italy.

Will automation, rising costs make dental labs obsolete?

Dr. Bicuspid

3D printing in your practice doesn't have to be daunting. Owandy gets FDA clearance for 3D imaging system. A labor shortage, rising costs, and increasing automation are leading to big changes in the dental lab industry.

How the latest digital impression scanners have made me a better dentist - Sponsor Supplied

Dr. Bicuspid

Read more on DrBicuspid.com Related Reading: Why dentists should adopt intraoral scanning, 3D printing. More than half of dentists are now using an intraoral scanner, according to the ADA's most recent Clinical Evaluators Panel report.

Cotton swabs, resin aid in making accurate implant surgery guides

Dr. Bicuspid

How 3D printing can support remote education in dentistry. Fiducial markers consisting of cotton swabs and resin can be used to create an accurate implant surgical guide for patients with braces, according to an article published on September 20 in the Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry.

New aesthetic in-house 3D-printed brackets: proof of concept and fundamental mechanical properties

Dental News and Technology

link] Abstract Objectives Three-dimensional (3D) printing technology is an emerging manufacturing process for many orthodontic appliances, and the aim of this study was to evaluate the mechanical properties of resin-based materials as alternatives for the in-house preparation of orthodontic brackets. Material and Methods Two types of 3D printed resins used for temporary (T) and permanent (P) crown fabrication were included in this study. Papageorgiou, S.N.,

Technology Focus: Crown.AI software for fastdesign.io

Dr. Bicuspid

3D printing in your practice doesn't have to be daunting. Artificial intelligence (AI) technology for dentistry has come a long way, and two new features from Glidewell's fastdesign.io software show how smart technologies can save time in the clinic.

What's on my chair for posterior CAD/CAM restorations

Dr. Bicuspid

3D printing impression trays saves money and time. What's on My Chair is a new series on DrBicuspid.com in which dental professionals share the tools and techniques they use for specific types of procedures and cases.

Technology Focus: Hands on with the Medit i700 scanner

Dr. Bicuspid

3D printing in your practice doesn't have to be daunting. In this Technology Focus interview, the team at Medit give us a hands-on, "live" look at the new i700 intraoral scanner. They also talk about how the COVID-19 pandemic may prove to be a turning point for digital dentistry.

Review finds digital tops conventional for dentures

Dr. Bicuspid

Why you should seriously consider 3D printing for your practice. Complete dentures manufactured with digital techniques had better outcomes than those manufactured with traditional workflows, according to a systematic review published on July 29 in the Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry.

Forget full crowns: CAD/CAM for conservative restorations

Dr. Bicuspid

3D printing impression trays saves money and time. CAD/CAM, tooth-colored materials, and improved bonding technologies are allowing dentists more options than ever for placing minimally invasive posterior restorations.

COVID-19 gives cosmetic dentistry a boost

Dr. Bicuspid

3D printing in your practice doesn't have to be dauntingIn-person work meetings and events came to a screeching halt during the pandemic, leading most people to turn to videoconferencing platforms to stay connected.

3 technological innovations to help grow your practice

Dr. Bicuspid

3D printing in your practice doesn't have to be daunting. Dentists' jobs have become so much more complex in 2021, writes Dr. Lorne Lavine.

Formlabs IBT Resin For Indirect Printing of Ortho Trays

Dental News and Technology

Formlabs is pleased to announce IBT Resin for the direct printing of indirect bonding trays to simplify orthodontic bracket placement. Order IBT Resin Now ? ] [ Request a Sample Print in IBT Resin ? ] and prepared for printing. Request a Sample Print in IBT Resin

Dental x-ray used to read sealed 17th-century letter

Dr. Bicuspid

3D printing impression trays saves money and time. Researchers used a dental x-ray scanner to virtually unfold and read a sealed letter from the Renaissance in Europe, according to a study published on March 2 in Nature Communications.

Man's LCH diagnosis spotlights need for regular dental x-rays

Dr. Bicuspid

Read more on DrBicuspid.com Related Reading: 3D printing, imaging reveal prehistoric shark's peculiar jaw.

Dentsply Sirona opens the gateway to a new digital universe with cloud-based solution DS Core

Dental News and Technology

Dentsply Sirona also announces added services to recently launched device category: Primeprint Solution, a medical-grade 3D printing solution that combines dental intelligence with high automation, convenience, accuracy, and improved safety. Primeprint Solution – A medical-grade 3D printing system Primeprint Solution is a highly automated, end-to-end, medical-grade 3D printing system for dentists and dental technicians who want to expand their treatment and service offerings.

SprintRay Announces Multi-Year Partnership with World's Fastest Man and Eight-Time Olympic Gold Medalist, Usain Bolt

Dental News and Technology

a global MedTech pioneer and industry leader in digital dentistry and 3D printing solutions, today announced a five-year partnership with eight-time Olympic gold medalist, Usain Bolt.

Retention of bar clip attachment for mandibular implant overdenture

Dental News and Technology

Bar clips were digitally designed, 3D printed, and pressed into Poly Ether Ether Ketone (PEEK).

Formlabs Launches Scan to Model Feature for PreForm Software to Ease Dental Professionals’ Entry into Digital Dentistry

Dental News and Technology

With this new feature, Formlabs enables dental professionals to turn 3D intraoral scans into printable models directly in PreForm, mitigating learning hurdles associated with complex dental CAD programs and enabling practices to easily digitize their workflows.

What’s the Future of Dentistry Technology?

The Big Brush

New tech like 3D printing, teledentistry and more is set to revolutionize the art of practicing dentistry and improve oral health overall. The world of dentistry is ever-evolving, incorporating new and innovative technologies into the patient treatment process.

Formlabs Doubles Down on Speed and Cost Per Part, Validates Fuse 1 For Dental Manufacturing, Reformulates Model Resin For Speed

Dental News and Technology

Across its SLS and SLA platforms Formlabs is prioritizing print speed and affordability, enabling dental labs and clear aligner manufacturers to more efficiently produce models. The Fuse 1 is the first SLS 3D printer validated by 3Shape for production of clear aligner models.

SprintRay Announces Global Distribution Partnership with Nobel Biocare

Denticle

I've been using SprintRay printers in my office for as long as I've been 3D printing and they are workhorse pieces of hardware in my practice. an industry leader in digital dentistry and 3D printing solutions, today announced a partnership with Nobel Biocare, a world leader in the field of innovative implant-based patient solutions for tooth replacement.