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The Right Tools for a Smooth Integration of MTM® Clear Aligners in Your Practice

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.

The new MTM Clear Aligner Premium Welcome Kit Includes all the components a practice needs to get started with our system, including technical guides, office integration and patient marketing tools, chairside and waiting room components, and discounts for training and MTM cases. Continue reading The Right Tools for a Smooth Integration of MTM® Clear Aligners in Your Practice

MicroArch® PLUS: Addition Through Innovation

Insight PLUS Innovation

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

In-Ovation® X
A Story of Design, Development and Ingenuity
White Paper by Dr. Jerry Clark, DDS, MS
Greeneboro, NC


Introduction

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

In-Ovation® X: Self-Ligating Metal Bracket Design Features and Advantages


In-Ovation® X Self-Ligating Metal Bracket Design Features and Advantages

White Paper by Dentsply Sirona Orthodontics Research & Development Team

Objective
To highlight the advantages of In-Ovation X in comparison to other self-ligating brackets in terms of:
1) Calculus interference
2) Clip Retention
3) Reduced Overall Bracket profile

Introduction
Metal self-ligating brackets have become progressively favorable in orthodontic treatment due to their efficiency in treatment and advantages realized by both the clinician and patient. Various aspects of self-ligating brackets have been studied in order to evaluate their function and properties. Continue reading In-Ovation® X: Self-Ligating Metal Bracket Design Features and Advantages

MTM® Clear•Aligner: Taking Quality Monophase PVS Impressions

Why the Need for a Good PVS Impression?

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

Social Media Marketing in the Orthodontic Space

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