Category: Dental Technology

How We Take Impressions In Seconds

Whenever you receive a dental appliance, or braces or aligners, the orthodontist needs to take impressions of your smile. Now, in the past this involved biting down on a sticky mold that despite often being “flavored” was always a poor-tasting and chalky mess. However, we’ve embraced advanced technology to streamline the process and avoid the… Read more »

Using iTero® To Plan Your Treatment

We offer our Fort Worth, TX, orthodontic patients unique and custom-made appliances and braces to correct misalignment and improve oral health. But how do we plan and create these orthodontic treatments? What technology do we use to ensure a comfortable fit and accurate smile correction? In today’s blog, we’re looking at the iTero® digital scanning… Read more »

How Can Digital Scanning Help My Smile?

Your Fort Worth, Texas orthodontist has invested heavily in the latest dental and orthodontic technology, including iTero® digital scanning. Digital scanning can be very beneficial for your smile in a myriad of different ways. The advanced technology allows for you to avoid the goopy, messy impression molds of the past, get faster treatment, spend a shorter… Read more »

How iTero® Works With Invisalign®

With advanced technology in the form of the iTero® digital scanner, orthodontists can achieve an accurate impression of your smile, all while giving you a view of the images. The digital technology allows trained technicians to take precise 3D digital images of your mouth. The scanner excels in precision accuracy as well as patient comfort. The iTero® scanner… Read more »

iTero®: Map Out Your Future Smile

Straightening your smile can be important to be way to keep your smile healthy and a way to restore your confidence in your smile’s appearance. No matter the route you take to straighten your smile, you will need to map out your smile’s future with your orthodontist. Digital technology from the iTero® scanning system allows for… Read more »

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 »