Blog posts • Nov 21, 2019 09:28 UTC
Dr Chris Navarro moved to Beeston Dental Practice in 2005 to join his father as an associate, but took over the reigns as principal of the practice just a few years later in 2009. Having been a foundation dentist trainer since 2009, Chris has a keen interest in dental implants, restorations and clinical education.
Blog posts • Nov 14, 2019 13:16 UTC
Blog posts • Nov 04, 2019 13:41 UTC
Oral and maxillofacial surgeon Antero Salo believes in the power of CBCT imaging not only in diagnostics but also when it comes to patient communication. Once the patient is shown what will be done, they will more likely understand their diagnosis, trust their doctor and commit to treatment.
Blog posts • Oct 25, 2019 12:50 UTC
Interest in advanced digital dental solutions is growing fast in Morocco. Three experienced dentists and practice owners from the country explain why they have chosen Planmeca for their clinics – and why Planmeca solutions are quickly becoming the standard of care in the region.
Blog posts • Oct 15, 2019 08:10 UTC
Dr José Antonio Jiménez and Dr José Manuel Torralba Marco both have over 30 years of experience in dentistry. At their clinics in Zaragoza, Spain, they are committed to providing high-quality dental care with superior patient experience. Planmeca’s state-of-the-art dental equipment helps them to achieve this goal.
Blog posts • Sep 23, 2019 07:40 UTC
Planmeca equipment is a common feature of the modern Moroccan dental practice. Yet despite being constantly at the forefront of dental technology, the company has never lost the human touch. “I have a lot of respect for that,” says Dr. Anass Benkirane.
Blog posts • Sep 16, 2019 12:19 UTC
Dental hygienist Heini Kauppi has been working for the Medident dental clinic, located in the centre of Helsinki, for 13 years. The clinic, specialised in aesthetic dentistry, orthodontics and dental implantology, is equipped with a vast array of Planmeca solutions, ranging from intraoral scanners and dental care units to imaging devices and software.
Blog posts • Sep 11, 2019 12:05 UTC
The maintenance of good oral health is crucial for maintaining overall well-being and quality of life. In the United States, the Mission of Mercy mobile dental clinics bring dental care to underserved patients. Planmeca has supported the Missions of Mercy for almost 10 years, providing the clinics with dental imaging units and Romexis software for enhanced diagnostics.
Blog posts • Sep 06, 2019 11:25 UTC
Digital dentistry is quickly taking over in the Czech Republic and Lukáš Kocman’s two clinics in country’s beautiful capital city of Prague have been at the forefront of this ongoing evolution. Kocman has chosen Planmeca equipment so that his clinics can provide the best possible care for patients.
Blog posts • Aug 29, 2019 08:33 UTC
As the volumes of digital patient data increase in dentistry, so does the need for intelligent digital solutions for image handling and archiving. Planmeca’s uniquely comprehensive Planmeca Romexis® software platform can flexibly adapt to the imaging and diagnostic needs of clinics of any size – as evidenced by two textbook examples from Sweden.
Blog posts • Aug 14, 2019 11:16 UTC
Your X-ray unit is arguably the most important tool in your dental practice. But how do you achieve a great diagnostic image? If you ask Planmeca’s Product Development Manager Mikko Lilja, it’s a combination of three Cs: contrast, crispness, and correcting artefacts.
Blog posts • Jul 12, 2019 08:19 UTC
Dr. Zach Evans is a periodontist and Assistant Professor at the Medical University of South Carolina. After starting out performing dental surgery free-hand, he switched to surgical guides and has not looked back. Dr. Evans now uses the Planmeca Romexis® 3D Implant Guide software daily and says he could not live without it.
Blog posts • Jul 08, 2019 09:21 UTC
Dr. Omar Hamid is a second-generation dentist and engineer from Austria. He focuses on all aspects of digital dentistry and CAD/CAM by combining his engineering background to the digital advances in dental medicine. Dr. Hamid is thrilled about how fast digital solutions have developed in the past years and is eager to see what the future of digital dentistry holds.
Blog posts • Jun 24, 2019 12:28 UTC
A safe and modern clinic is a priority for Dr. Zoran Vlahovic, who runs a dental practice in Montenegro. To achieve this goal, he has equipped his clinic with Planmeca dental chairs and CBCT units, and involves his patients in the treatment planning using Planmeca Romexis®. Next, Dr. Vlahovic plans to expand the services of his clinic to intraoral scanning and 3D printing.
Blog posts • May 14, 2019 10:58 UTC
Digital dentistry has been talked about as the “future” of the industry for nearly two decades. But as digital dental technology gradually goes from ‘new’ to ‘normal’ in the dental clinic, where is dentistry heading next? The answer is likely to be found in one small, four-letter word – data.
Blog posts • May 02, 2019 10:06 UTC
Dr. Fernando Sánchez and his wife, Dr. Amaia Bilbao, founded the Dental Dávila dental clinic in the Spanish town of Santander over 15 years ago. Over time, it has grown from a small clinic into a dental centre with several dentists working in different specialties.
Blog posts • Apr 24, 2019 09:35 UTC
At the Pihlajalinna Stockmann dental clinic in Helsinki, patients are viewed and treated as individuals. The clinic’s mission is to provide dental care that covers the patient’s entire life cycle and to offer customised services that take into consideration the unique characteristics of each stage of life.
Blog posts • Apr 18, 2019 10:10 UTC
In celebration of Easter, Planmeca presents a case study with a state-of-the-art solution for potentially empty chocolate surprise eggs.
Blog posts • Apr 16, 2019 10:51 UTC
Ed McDonough is no stranger to the dental industry, as he already has a great career behind him – one covering several decades and companies in the field. Recently McDonough brought his talents to Planmeca USA and is now looking to lead the company to the next level in the United States.
Blog posts • Apr 04, 2019 10:34 UTC
Dr. Michael Bornstein is a Clinical Professor in Oral Maxillofacial Radiology and Associate Dean for Research and Innovation at the University of Hong Kong. He has followed the ongoing evolution of low dose CBCT imaging closely, encourages all clinicians to increase their use of dose limitation measures, and states that patient doses will only continue to get lower going forward.