Posts Categorized: Dental Technology

Digital Scans Make For Precise Orthodontics

For many years, to create orthodontic treatment, a mold of the mouth would be made with a physical impression. A physical impression would involve having the patient bite down on a tacky substance to leave an impression of the teeth’s bite into the shape. This kind of physical process would often be uncomfortable for the… Read more »

Orthodontic Technology Benefits Your Smile

Technological advancements in every facet of our lives can make things a bit more comfortable and convenient. We have computers in our pocket, in our cars, and even in our refrigerators. Investment in advanced orthodontic technology allows for your treatment to be made more comfortable and effective. With each passing year, knowledge is gained that… Read more »

Integrating iTero® Scans With Invisalign®

The process for making oral impressions has come a long way from the messy and uncomfortable trays of the past. With the iTero® digital scanner, orthodontists can achieve an accurate impression comfortably and quickly, all while giving the patient a front row view of the scan. The impression is used for planning your treatment, and… Read more »

Advanced Technology To Benefit Your Smile

The advancements to orthodontic technology in recent years have made it so that your smile can be treated efficiently and comfortably. Investments into advanced technology can produce better results with fewer visits and shorter treatment. Your experience with orthodontics can be one with enhanced comfort, decreased treatment time, and fewer trips to the orthodontist. Technology also allows for greater… Read more »

Customized Treatment With i-CAT Technology

The investment in the latest technology allows for a more comfortable experience for you. It also allows for a completely customized treatment for you and your smile. i-CAT is computerized tomography technology that can help with diagnostics and treatment planning. The i-CAT technology captures precise and detailed images of your teeth, bite, and mouth, which… Read more »

Orthodontic Technology And Your Smile

The improvements to orthodontic technology in recent years have made it so that your smile can be served efficiently and comfortably. Advanced technology can produce better results with fewer visits and shortened treatment times. Your orthodontic experience can focus on enhanced comfort, decreased treatment time, and fewer trips to the orthodontist. Investments in technology allow for precision treatment; precise… Read more »

iTero: Making More Than A Good Impression

The traditional tray and putty process for getting impressions of your teeth can be messy, uncomfortable, and downright inaccurate. The iTero® digital scanner allows for an accurate impression of your mouth to be made without the use of trays or putties. The scan is much faster, much more comfortable, and much more accurate than traditional techniques…. Read more »

Benefits Of iTero Scanning

Orthodontic treatment is customized for your mouth. Before getting Invisalign aligners or an oral splint, there needs to be impressions made of your teeth, mouth, and bite. These impressions are guides for creating a treatment that will precisely fit your needs. Without investments in iTero digital scanning technology, impressions of your mouth needed to be… Read more »

Worried Your Teeth Will Shift Again?

Orthodontic treatment can make a dramatic change in your smile, both in appearance and health. Some people fear investing time and money into orthodontic care because they worry that their teeth will shift back into their original position. While some patients may need to use a retainer to sustain the adjustments and some patients may… Read more »

Precision Treatment With iTero

For many years in orthodontic and dental treatment, a mold of the mouth would be made with a physical impression. The patient would have to bite down on a tacky substance to leave an impression of the teeth’s bite into the shape. This process would often be uncomfortable for the patient. It would also be… Read more »