The key to case acceptance and proper fitting aligners begins with the impression. There are many techniques that can be used to obtain a PVS impression that will be accepted by the lab. This step by step, Monophase PVS Impression Guide, details one technique and will help you and yours staff take this type of impression. Continue reading MTM® Clear•Aligner: Taking Quality Monophase PVS Impressions→
The BioBiteCorrector™ (BBC) can be used for patients who are non-compliant with removable devices. Use of the BBC can avoid extraction of permanent teeth or even surgical corrections of Class II malocclusions. With the BBC Spring (SP) design, the screws arrive pre-loaded.
This compact and cordless sonic cleaner uses sound waves to penetrate into crevices to remove particulates from removable dental appliance like; clear aligners, clear retainers, night guards, sports mouth guards, Hawley retainers and dentures. Continue reading Cordless Sonic Cleaner→
The Right Tools for a Smooth Integration of MTM® Clear Aligners in Your Practice
Introducing the new MTM Clear Aligner Premium Welcome Kit
Sarasota, FL (August 2, 2017)—Dentsply Sirona Orthodontics, a division of Dentsply Sirona (NASDAQ: XRAY) is pleased to announce the launch of a new Premium Welcome Kit for their MTM® Clear Aligner offering.
When we envisioned the new MicroArch® PLUS line, we realized we were seeking a level of manufacturing precision that simply wasn’t available. Rather than compromise our creative vision, we decided to invest in our own facility. Five years and seventy million dollars later, we can say with confidence that this was the right decision. Not only can we make the bracket we’ve always wanted to make, but we can also manufacture it at a level that no other mini-twin can match. MicroArch PLUS gives you the workability you want, the control you need and the esthetics your patients demand. Continue reading MicroArch® PLUS: Addition Through Innovation→
In-Ovation® X A Story of Design, Development and Ingenuity White Paper by Dr. Jerry Clark, DDS, MS
Since the introduction of the In-Ovation R bracket over a decade ago, other manufacturers have been unsuccessful in their attempts to improve on its form, fit, and functionality until now.
Dentsply Sirona Orthodontics, the leader in orthodontic brackets, has taken a quantum leap forward with the new In-Ovation X bracket system. The project started with GAC assembling a group of noted orthodontists throughout the world to meet in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, their task was to define clinical design inputs for the “ultimate orthodontic bracket”. The result was the In-Ovation X orthodontic bracket system. Continue reading In-Ovation® X: A Story of Design, Development and Ingenuity→
Social Matters At a time when competition is coming from all sides, orthodontic and dental practices need to take advantage of every marketing tool at their disposal. Skewing heavily towards the younger crowd, social media is a perfect vehicle for practices to use in order to reach the younger demographic group. Social Matters is a series of posts offering advice to the overall dental community about marketing with social media. Continue reading Social Media Marketing in the Orthodontic Space→
Facebook is a tremendous communication platform that offers instantaneous and unprecedented access to a potential customer base. It’s a place to share ideas, have conversations and build connections. Unlike traditional marketing communication channels, Facebook (and social media in general) will be much more successful if you’re having conversations rather than pushing products or agenda. Try and make sure your readers get something out of your posts, whether it’s information or just a smile at the end of the day. Facebook is a permission-based platform and we should think of ourselves as invited guests in our readers daily media stream. Continue reading Social Matters—Putting Your Best Face Forward→