Archive for May, 2013

White Light 3D Scanning

Our new Medit 3D scanner uses white light scanning technology

White Light scanning systems projects light patterns on an object and two cameras simultaneously capture images. Then advanced software algorithms triangulate and calculate 3d-coordinates of millions of points on the surface of the part thereby recreating the surface.

Medit discusses the advantages of white light scanning here

At Dencraft we are not limited to just using the Medit scanner, we will assess each case individually and choose the most appropriate ...

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Veneer Try/Cementation

Clinical try-in.

Evaluate fit and esthetics.
-All veneers should be placed without bonding medium on teeth to assess the fit.
Contacts need to be carefully assessed to make sure one veneer does not prevent the seating of another.
Contacts are carefully adjusted with a fine diamond and high speed or flexible diamond disks.
Proximal contacts can be adjusted but occlusal adjustments are best done after final cementation.

Try in with K-Y jelly or glycerin as the trial adhesive. ...

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Damas Registered for Another Year

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We went through our DAMAS audit last week, and passed with flying colours, so we are registered for another year.

DAMAS is the ‘Dental Appliance Manufacturers Audit Scheme’. It is a quality management system designed specifically for the manufacturers of custom made dental appliances. 

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