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Implant Scan Body Scanning with an Intraoral Scanner

Going digital for implant restorations is an exceptional way to decrease the amount of time needed to take an impression as well as increase the accuracy and fit of the abutment and restoration. Scan bodies are made by different manufacturers, so always use the one recommended by the implant company. Scan bodies come in different…

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Digital Workflow to fit a Crown under a Partial Denture

Fitting a crown to an existing partial denture can be challenging.  The following demonstrates digital and hybrid workflows that allow for a seamless product that fits well. Take a scan of the upper, lower and bite without the denture in and before you prep the tooth. Send the scan. 2. Scan the upper, lower and…

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How to export your STL files from Intraoral Scanners

Sometimes accessing your STL file is necessary for implant planning or printing of models. Here is a step-by-step instruction manual to export those files from most IOS’s.   Trios From the home page Click on CASES Search for the patient Open patient case Right click on the case you want to export Click on EXPORT…

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Shade Selection

Tooth shade determination should be done before preparation, since after preparation the tooth shade appears lighter due to dehydration.IF the patient has been whitening their teeth, shade must be taken 2 weeks after their last whitening treatment.Patient should be viewed at eye level so that the most color sensitive part of the retina will be…

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Booking a Custom Shade Appointment

From www.schelldental.ca Click on BOOK SHADE APPT. Choose the date and time you would like to book. Enter patient name, email , Dental Office name and click Book. An email confirmation will be sent to the patient immediately and an email reminder 24 hours before the scheduled appointment. Any questions please email info@schelldental.ca or call…