What is Digital Dentistry?
Digital dentistry is composed of digital scanning, design and production. Process detailed that are specified on above scheme are as follows:
1.Digital Scanning (Taking impressions)
Patient comes to the clinic and teeth to whichPatient comes to the clinic and teeth to which process will be applied are scanned with scanners as 3 dimensional. In this way, 3 dimensional image of teeth are carried to virtual environment.
2. Digital Design
As per the 3 dimensional image that comes toDentLab (Digital Dentistry Laboratory ofDentGroup) in virtual environment, tooth design sare made as digitally. All processes including shape of teeth, contours, harmonization with gingiva are designed in computer environment.
3. Digital Teeth Production
After digital design, it is time for production. Thanks to 3 dimensional printers of DentLab(Milling machines with Cad/Cam support)production of teeth is completed.3.
4. Porcelain Teeth
Porcelain teeth that are produced at DentLab are delivered to DentGroup clinics. Final control of new teeth which are ready to be applied to the mouth of patient, are carried out in mouth and they are applied to the patient.