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The Full Digital Workflow in implant and Restorative Dentistry

By Dr Anthony Mak and Dr Andrew Chio

A novel approach using optimized scan strategies and 3D printing

The evolution of digital technologies in dentistry has paved the way for the development of simplified and predictable protocols in restorative dentistry. This article supplemented with a case study, illustrates the many aspects where digital dental technologies, from intra-oral scanning, implant treatment planning and 3D printing, has allowed the seamless delivery of treatment that traditionally has been regarded as difficult and complex.