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Capture low dose CBCT images without movement artefacts

Capture low dose CBCT images without movement artefacts

Blog posts   •   Jul 19, 2018 07:26 GMT

All our CBCT units support three different types of 3D imaging as well as extraoral bitewing, cephalometric and digital panoramic imaging. This flexibility allows clinics to optimise their imaging and select the techniques that work best with each case. With proprietary ultra low dose and movement correction features also available, Planmeca provides a completely unique dental imaging experience.

The Nordic Institute of Dental Education: Great experiences far beyond learning

The Nordic Institute of Dental Education: Great experiences far beyond learning

Blog posts   •   Jun 07, 2018 08:55 GMT

Professor Irena Sailer and MDT Vincent Fehmer from the University of Geneva are no strangers to Finland. As lecturers for the Nordic Institute of Dental Education, they have been to the country several times in recent years and helped dental professionals from many countries expand their expertise in digital dentistry – a rewarding experience for course participants and the lecturers themselves.

Planmeca orthodontics – choose the right tools for you

Planmeca orthodontics – choose the right tools for you

Blog posts   •   Jun 06, 2018 07:12 GMT

​Going digital with Planmeca will provide you with unmatched freedom and flexibility throughout the orthodontic workflow. After collecting the needed imaging data, you can either order the needed appliances from an orthodontic solution provider or continue treatment planning in-house with the appropriate software. The choice is yours – our workflow is completely open!

Easter case report: Preventing Easter frustrations with Planmeca ProMax®

Easter case report: Preventing Easter frustrations with Planmeca ProMax®

Blog posts   •   Mar 28, 2018 13:13 GMT

In celebration of Easter, Planmeca presents another in vitro study revealing the secrets of a chocolate surprise egg.

Planmeca FIT® Chairside FAQ – Digital workflow with three simple steps

Planmeca FIT® Chairside FAQ – Digital workflow with three simple steps

Blog posts   •   Feb 20, 2018 10:24 GMT

​The Planmeca FIT® solution offers dentists a completely integrated and digital workflow with three simple steps – ultra-fast intraoral scanning, sophisticated design, and high-precision chairside milling. All this is seamlessly integrated into Planmeca Romexis® software, so all 2D and 3D patient data is accessed through the same user interface.

Set the highest standards with the lowest doses

Set the highest standards with the lowest doses

Blog posts   •   Feb 13, 2018 09:09 GMT

Planmeca Ultra Low Dose™ is the world’s leading method for acquiring CBCT images at low effective patient doses without a statistical reduction in image quality. It allows clinicians to gather more information than from standard 2D panoramic images at an equivalent or even lower patient dose.

Planmeca Compact™ i units ”perfect from the start” at dental clinics in Greece

Planmeca Compact™ i units ”perfect from the start” at dental clinics in Greece

Blog posts   •   Feb 01, 2018 12:38 GMT

​In Greece, two experienced dental specialists have found the right fit in Planmeca Compact™ i dental units. Dentists Maria Terzidou and Faini Iordanoglou have especially appreciated the units’ wide movement range, ergonomic design, and easy patient access which adapt to many specialisations. The user-friendly features have also received praise from colleagues and patients.

At Dentopolis, Planmeca's university solutions come into their own

At Dentopolis, Planmeca's university solutions come into their own

Blog posts   •   Jan 31, 2018 11:44 GMT

In Oulu, Finland, dental students train for their future profession using, among other things, Planmeca's state-of-the-art dental units and new CAD/CAM teaching solutions.

Planmeca equips mobile dental clinics visiting schools in Poland

Planmeca equips mobile dental clinics visiting schools in Poland

Blog posts   •   Jan 18, 2018 08:35 GMT

Planmeca is contributing to a campaign organised by Poland’s Ministry of Health that promotes health and cares for teeth at schools across the country.

Planmeca challenged hackers to reshape the future of dentistry

Planmeca challenged hackers to reshape the future of dentistry

Blog posts   •   Jan 12, 2018 10:29 GMT

Last November Junction 2017 – Europe’s largest hackathon – gathered 1500 participants from around the world to take part in technology challenges set by the event’s company partners. Planmeca had the pleasure of being the Junction 2017 Health Technology Chief Partner.

Extended volume size for Planmeca ProMax® 3D Classic

Extended volume size for Planmeca ProMax® 3D Classic

Blog posts   •   Jan 11, 2018 08:40 GMT

The Planmeca ProMax® 3D Classic X-ray unit has been designed to obtain complete information on a patient’s anatomy in the minutest detail. This intelligent and multipurpose X-ray unit supports digital panoramic, cephalometric, and CBCT imaging as well as 3D photos and 3D model scans. Planmeca ProMax 3D Classic also offers an extended volume diameter size which is optimal for full arch scans.

Case report: Digital tools in planning and implementing aesthetic ceramic restorations – the SKYN concept

Case report: Digital tools in planning and implementing aesthetic ceramic restorations – the SKYN concept

Blog posts   •   Nov 20, 2017 12:16 GMT

The development of digital tools has greatly simplified planning and creating restorations in the aesthetic area for contemporary dentists. Moreover, these tools enable communicating efficiently with patients, increasing the predictability of treatments for everyone involved. Still another advantage is that the new techniques allow for shorter treatment times compared to conventional methods.

Planmeca CALM™ algorithm for patient movement correction is “the real deal”

Planmeca CALM™ algorithm for patient movement correction is “the real deal”

Blog posts   •   Oct 17, 2017 09:40 GMT

Our new Planmeca CALM algorithm for correcting patient movement in CBCT images is taking dentistry by storm. As the first end-user solution for motion artefact correction from a dental manufacturer, the feature has been praised by dentists out in the field. 3D Imaging Specialist Mikko Lilja recounts how the ground-breaking algorithm came to be and why he believes every dentist can benefit from it.

Make any dental unit your own – personal settings with a flash of a card

Make any dental unit your own – personal settings with a flash of a card

Blog posts   •   Sep 14, 2017 13:45 GMT

Planmeca PlanID™ is our new sign-in system that allows users to conveniently access their personal settings on any dental unit with a flash of a contactless card.

Finland celebrates 100 years of independence

Finland celebrates 100 years of independence

Blog posts   •   Sep 08, 2017 11:23 GMT

Finland is celebrating its 100th anniversary as an independent state all through 2017. Culminating in the Finland 100 centenary programme, the year has so far seen events, collaborations, projects, and innovations which have honoured the occasion and Finnish expertise. At Planmeca, the centennial has been marked by exciting new product releases, co-operations, donations, and events.

Planmeca Romexis® FAQ – One software for all dental imaging needs

Planmeca Romexis® FAQ – One software for all dental imaging needs

Blog posts   •   Jun 29, 2017 12:04 GMT

Planmeca Romexis® is an advanced, easy-to-use software suite providing a rich set of tools to meet the imaging requirements set by any dental facility – from a small clinic to a large hospital. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions about the software.

“The comfort of the chair makes a real difference” – Planmeca dental units improve performance at Chilean clinic

“The comfort of the chair makes a real difference” – Planmeca dental units improve performance at Chilean clinic

Blog posts   •   Jun 13, 2017 13:38 GMT

Dr. Edgar Berg has been using Planmeca Compact™ i dental units at his private practice in Temuco, Chile, for over a year now. The experience has been a positive one and provided Dr. Berg and his staff with instant benefits. See what he has to say!

Interview: Planmeca France's Brice Saint Jalmes believes in high technology and continuous learning

Interview: Planmeca France's Brice Saint Jalmes believes in high technology and continuous learning

Blog posts   •   Jun 05, 2017 10:23 GMT

Planmeca France's Brice Saint Jalmes took over the French branch of Planmeca Group last summer. Since then, he has been busy managing Planmeca’s network of French distributors as well as preparing for the opening of the company’s beautiful new premises in Nantes.

Planmeca honours Finnish and Serbian dental expertise in Belgrade

Planmeca honours Finnish and Serbian dental expertise in Belgrade

Blog posts   •   May 08, 2017 08:43 GMT

As Finland continues to celebrate 100 years of independence, Planmeca continues to spread the word on Finnish innovation around the world. In Belgrade, Planmeca recently honoured both Finnish technological expertise as well as Serbian dental professionals with a dentistry seminar in conjunction with the Finland 100 centenary year.

Easter case report:  Revealing the secrets of a chocolate egg

Easter case report: Revealing the secrets of a chocolate egg

Blog posts   •   Apr 05, 2017 07:36 GMT

​In celebration of Easter Planmeca presents an in vitro study, which reveals the secrets of a chocolate surprise egg.