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Clear aligners v fixed appliances for periodontal health

The Dental Elf

This review of periodontal health maintenance and gingival recessions development in patients undergoing an orthodontic treatment with clear aligners (CA) or fixed appliances (FA) included 12 studies.

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CandidPro "Editor's Choice" for Clear Aligners in 2022

Dental News and Technology

19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2022, Candid pushed CandidPro to new heights: Streamlining their doctor experience, opening a new manufacturing facility, and bringing hundreds of doctors onto their clear aligner platform. NEW YORK, Dec.

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CandidPro™ brings more options and more control to clear aligner doctors

Dental News and Technology

NEW YORK , March 6, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Candid, creator of the CandidPro orthodontic platform, has completed its launch of an extended set of clinical features powered by SoftSmile's VISION software to bring doctors a more comprehensive clear aligner treatment planning experience.

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How to Best Work with Patients on Clear Aligners

Dentistry Gone Digital

Clear aligners have made themselves incredibly important to our industry in a very short span of time. 4 Ways to Work with Patients on Clear Aligners. Here are four ways that you can improve your practice by helping patients with clear aligners.

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Candid's clear aligners "a dream" for fast-growing airway segment

Dental News and Technology

24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- High-growth clear aligner innovator, Candid is making a splash this year with a host of leadership additions, clinical enhancements, and more. For dental professionals using clear aligners in conjunction with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) treatments, Candid's planned pipeline of innovation is already delivering. Having a clear aligner company that meets the clinical needs of my airway patients' expanded arch forms is a dream."

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Predictability of lower incisor tip using clear aligner therapy

Dental News and Technology

Published: 07 November 2022 Progress in Orthodontics volume 23, Article number: 37 (2022) Cite this article Abstract Background Uprighting incisors is particularly important with clear aligner therapy as incisor tip determines the mesio-distal space needed in the arch, and consequently the fit of the aligner.

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IPR treatment and attachments design in clear aligner therapy and risk of open gingival embrasures in adults

Dental News and Technology

The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of OGE in adults after clear aligner therapy and to investigate the risk of OGE associated with IPR treatment and attachment design, focusing on the amount and distribution in mandibular anterior teeth.

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MTM ® Clear Aligner VS Traditional Braces

Your San Antonio Dentists

Thankfully, it is possible to get this wish granted due to a pair of orthodontic devices called aligners. . Aligners are not entirely different from braces; while they perform practically the same job, they vary in design. About MTM ® Clear Aligner.

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Evaluation of interproximal reduction in individual teeth, and full arch assessment in clear aligner therapy: digital planning versus 3D model analysis after reduction

Dental News and Technology

Conclusion The amount of implemented-IPR in clear aligner therapy is less than that digitally programmed for most teeth. Progress in Orthodontics volume 23 , Article number: 9 ( 2022 ) details Abstract Aim To evaluate the correspondence between the interproximal reduction (IPR) performed clinically and that programmed in ClinCheck® and further assess which teeth showed an amount of implemented IPR (I-IPR) that corresponds with that programmed in ClinCheck®.

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Invisalign Partners with Ultradent for Whitening in Clear Aligners

Denticle

The following info was announced last week by Ultradent and Align. Align Technology, a leading global medical device company that designs, manufactures, and sells the Invisalign system of clear aligners, iTero intraoral scanners, and exocad CAD/CAM software for digital orthodontics and restorative dentistry, today announced an exclusive supply and distribution agreement with Ultradent Products Inc.,

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Dental Care With Invisalign – Easy as 1-2-3!

Gilreath Dental

The last thing you want to do is face cavities, gum disease or stains when your teeth alignment goals have been reached. Invisalign Orthodontics Caring For Your Invisalign Trays Invisalign Clear Aligners

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Clear Aligners Market Size Worth $17.0 billion By 2028: Grand View Research, Inc.

Denticle

The technology of computerized treatment planning and 3D printing brought for the concept of the clear aligner. Jumping forward 20 years and we now have multiple companies competing in the clear aligner space. The biggest boon to the clear aligner process has been the advancements and market penetration of 3D intraoral acquisition units. Now a scan can be uploaded to the aligner company and treatment plan fabricated in hours or less.

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Dentsply Sirona Acquires Byte®, a Leading Direct-to-Consumer, Doctor-Directed Clear Aligner Company

Denticle

The largest manufacturer of dental supplies on the planet, Dentsply Sirona, Inc has made an interesting move in the clear aligner space. The companies do the marketing and manufacture the clear aligners while the doctors use the tools and provide the expertise.

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The influence of social media in orthodontics

ASDA Blog

For example, patients who are indecisive about metal or clear retainers can use social media platforms to educate and familiarize themselves with the different treatment options. The increase in use of clear retainers managed by non-licensed orthodontics is concerning to dental professionals.

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Top Reasons to Choose a PLATINUM Invisalign® Provider

Gilreath Dental

Invisalign Orthodontics Clear Aligners Qualified Invisalign ProviderIf you are interested in straightening your smile without metal braces, Invisalign® is the most preferred solution.

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Invisalign: 3 Steps to a Straighter Smile

Gilreath Dental

Invisalign Orthodontics Clear Aligners Invisalign® GOLD PLUSThere are a lot of reasons why adults have crooked teeth.

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Invisalign®: The Next Evolution of Braces

90210 Dentist

Invisalign®: A Modern Shift in Teeth Alignment. Invisalign® aligners are used 20 to 22 hours a day, only taken off during mealtimes or at night. Every few weeks, you will get a new set of aligners as teeth begin to shift to their new position. 3 Min Read.

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SoftSmile and CandidPro Begin Strategic Multi-Year Partnership

Dentistry Today

Candid has announced several enhancements to their CandidPro orthodontic platform that will give providers more control over their clear aligner cases. About CandidPro CandidPro believes that dentists deserve more when it comes to clear aligners.

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New features on the way as CandidPro teases major clinical upgrade

Dental News and Technology

22, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Candid, creator of the CandidPro orthodontic platform, is launching an enhanced set of clinical features to give their doctors more flexibility and control over their clear aligner cases. NEW YORK , Feb.

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CandidPro Teases Major Clinical Upgrade

Dentistry Today

Candid, creator of the CandidPro orthodontic platform, is launching an enhanced set of clinical features to give their doctors more flexibility and control over their clear aligner cases. About CandidPro The company believes that dentists deserve more when it comes to clear aligners.

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SoftSmile and CandidPro™ begin strategic multi-year partnership NEW YORK, March 13, 2

Dental News and Technology

023 /PRNewswire/ -- Candid has announced several enhancements to their CandidPro orthodontic platform that will give providers more control over their clear aligner cases. About CandidPro CandidPro believes that dentists deserve more when it comes to clear aligners.

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Lifelong Learning Is Essential to High-Quality Patient Care

Dentistry Today

Dental technology is advancing every year, from intraoral scanners to digital dentures to clear aligners. He has piloted both digital dentures and Motto Clear Aligners for Aspen, and was named the #1 Motto Clear Aligner doctor for 2022.

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Structo Announces a New Generation of Dental 3D Printers

Dentistry Today

For laboratories manufacturing clear aligners, ST-01 has a throughput of 9 clear aligner models every 15 minutes. Structo , a dental 3D printing solutions provider, is proud to announce a new line of dental 3D printers releasing later in the year.

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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.

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Why Kathy Bates Chose This Alternative to Braces and so Might You

North Suburban Endodontics

Instead of traditional braces, Bates chose clear aligners, a newer method for moving teeth first introduced in the late 1990s. Clear aligners are clear, plastic trays patients wear over their teeth.

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Lucas Orthodontics Expands South Florida Practice

Dentistry Today

is well-equipped to handle a wide range of orthodontic cases, including traditional braces, clear aligners , and Invisalign. Lucas Orthodontics, a leading orthodontic practice in Plantation and Pembroke Pines, Florida, has announced the addition of Dr. Albert Lucas Jr. to the team.

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Leading D2C Teeth Aligner Company Candid Closes DTC Business and Goes All-In on Dentist Network Model, CandidPro

Dental News and Technology

[NEW YORK, NEW YORK] January 24, 2022 - Candid, a clear aligner leader, announces that it is closing down its direct-to-consumer business as well as all 45 Candid Studios. Today, a vast number of dentists are doing just one clear aligner case per month.

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HeySmile brings a trailblazing vision to invisible orthodontics

Dental News and Technology

HeySmile is a brand-new all-digital clear aligner system, which can flexibly adapt to the widest range of treatments, workflows, and tools. HeySmile puts the dentist in charge of the aligner treatment. Planmeca Group is ready to make a mark in invisible orthodontics.

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Relu Raises Funding to Automate Dental Treatment Planning

Dentistry Today

Together, we can support dental companies across the globe with planning automation of dental treatments, like dental surgery and clear aligners,” said Holger Willems, co-founder and CEO of Relu.

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Pitting and Erosive Tooth Lesions, What Does it Mean?

Dentistry Gone Digital

Anterior occlusion (Hyper-occlusion on 8,9) & crowding were corrected with clear aligner therapy. By: Jeffrey W. Horowitz, DMD, FAGD, D-ABDSM, D-ASBA. Have you ever run into pitting and erosive tooth lesions during your time as a dentist?

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Roundhay Road Dental Sold in Leeds, West Yorkshire

Dentistry Today

Kunal Rai and Namrata Sharma, who have specialisms in clear aligner therapy and restorative dentistry, and endodontics respectively. Specialist business property advisor, Christie & Co , has announced the sale of Roundhay Road Dental in Leeds, West Yorkshire.

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Rapid Shape’s D30+ Ortho Latest Printer to Be Validated for Use with CS Model+

Dental News and Technology

ATLANTA— Practices can now conveniently design and print clear aligners in-office when they combine CS Model+ v5 software and Rapid Shape’s D30+ ortho, the latest printer to be validated by Carestream Dental. “We Clear View Research.

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Philips and Candid partner to offer dental professionals a more effective and efficient orthodontic solution

Dental News and Technology

CandidPro makes clear aligners convenient for doctors and their patients through a category-defining integration of clinical support, industry-leading technology, and white-glove service.

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Lingual Braces Offer a Less Visible Alternative to Traditional Braces

Cherokee Dental Professionals

We’re all familiar with tried and true traditional braces and perhaps with newer clear aligners for realigning teeth. But there’s an even more novel way that’s quickly becoming popular: lingual. Dental Procedures orthodontic treatment lingual braces

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SoftSmile and CandidPro™ begin strategic multi-year partnership

Denticle

Candid has announced several enhancements to their CandidPro orthodontic platform that will give providers more control over their clear aligner cases. Learn more at [link] About CandidPro CandidPro believes that dentists deserve more when it comes to clear aligners.

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Candid Closes Direct-to-Consumer Aligner Business and Goes All-In on Dentist Network Model, CandidPro

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Candid, a clear aligner company, announces that it is closing its direct-to-consumer business, as well as all 45 Candid Studios. Today, a vast number of dentists are doing just one clear aligner case per month.

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Why Kathy Bates Chose This Alternative to Braces and so Might You

Coshocton Dental

Instead of traditional braces, Bates chose clear aligners, a newer method for moving teeth first introduced in the late 1990s. Clear aligners are clear, plastic trays patients wear over their teeth.

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Candid reloads leadership team with industry giants, significantly enhances its clinical capabilities

Denticle

This fall, high-growth clear aligner challenger Candid is stacking its leadership team, with dental giants Dr. Lou Shuman coming on as Executive Consultant and Chief Development Officer and Dr. Brian Gray as Chief Dental Officer.

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How and Why to get Oral Appliance Therapy

Dentistry Gone Digital

Thankfully, it’s relatively simple — not unlike a retainer or clear aligner. Consistency is important for other types of oral hardware, like retainers and clear aligners, but even more so for oral appliances. By: Teresa DeNike.

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Digital Dentistry: Bringing The Digital World into Your Dental Practice

Dentistry Gone Digital

Whether it involves orthodontically moving your teeth with clear aligners or how you’d look with whitening, bonding, porcelain veneers, or crowns, every health-driven and cosmetic dental procedure you might want or need can be predicted in advance.

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Invisalign Vs. Conventional Dental Braces In Blackburn

Healthy Smiles

When deciding between Invisalign aligners and braces, consider the required level of correction, age, and lifestyle. Clear aligners, such as Invisalign , are orthodontic devices that straighten crooked teeth. Clear aligners are a good substitute for traditional metal braces.

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Orthosnap, Now Partnered with 1,000 Dental Providers, Welcomes Fred Joyal to Advisory Board

Dental News and Technology

This rate of growth is a testament to our product and our unique doctor guided process, which delivers an aligner solution superior to anything else in the market." The price point for Orthosnap is well below other dentist-prescribed aligners.

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Aspen Dental rebrands to reflect expansion

Dental News and Technology

As we grow the business, we are focused on building a patient journey that is different than the typical healthcare experience, and more aligned with customer service driven industries," said Fontana. "We