Robot-Assisted Dental Surgery: The New Frontier in Implant Dentistry


Any field that requires high precision minimal invasiveness, and whose results are subject to human fatigue, can benefit from implementation of robotics systems. The robot doesn’t get tired and doesn’t get bored.

Robot-Assisted Technology to Train Next Generation of Dentists

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

NYU Dentistry’s Robert Glickman, DMD, right, shows Huzefa Talib, BDS, MFDRCS, FFDRCSI (OSOM), DICOI, the plan that will guide the robot in placing the implant into the patient’s jawbone.


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Meet Robin, the robot in the dental treatment room

Dr. Bicuspid

Robin the robot has big, inquisitive eyes, loves to play games, and if Karén Khachikyan has his way, will one day be the standard of dental care. Khachikyan sat down with to discuss how Robin and similar artificially intelligent robots can help put children at ease.

Kids think of dentists as superheroes -- and villains

Dr. Bicuspid

Meet Robin, the robot in the dental treatment room. Are dentists superheroes or villains? It depends on who you ask. About 50% of young children perceive dentists as a type of superhero, according to a study published on April 7 in the European Journal of Oral Sciences.

New CAD preop aid could help reduce radiation exposure

Dr. Bicuspid

A new CAD-based referencing method that uses a digital dental scan could help reduce radiation exposure before craniomaxillofacial surgeries, according to a study published on February 7 in the International Journal of Medical Robotics and Computer Assisted Surgery.

Did you know there's a rare tumor that mimics periodontitis?

Dr. Bicuspid

Why throat cancer patients may fare better after robotic surgery. An oral surgeon diagnosed and treated a teen with a rare vascular tumor in her mouth after a dentist and periodontist improperly treated her for periodontitis for two years.

Delaying oral cancer treatment by weeks raises death risk

Dr. Bicuspid

Why throat cancer patients may fare better after robotic surgery.

Oral Health Professionals: Meeting the Risks of COVID-19

Off the Cusp

There are many models of these sanitizers, ranging from portable and wall-mounted solutions to wands, robots, and desktop products. Off the Cusp - Patterson Dental blog. Share. Tweet. Share.

Eight Mistakes Dentists Frequently Make

Coaches Corner

This doesn’t mean a robotic script should be mindlessly vomited, but the same answer needs to be given. Eight Mistakes Dentists Frequently Make. We’re dentists just like you, so we know what it’s like. Mistakes are frequently made.