Blog posts • Feb 14, 2017 08:31 GMT
Planmeca’s intraoral scanner has become the new favourite tool of many scientists in unraveling the mysteries of nature. Researchers have been particularly fond of the Planmeca PlanScan® scanner’s compact size, precision and speed, which make the scanner the ideal tool for the digitisation of samples.
Blog posts • Feb 07, 2017 15:24 GMT
Is your dental office a hurricane of colours or a soothing soft pastel heaven? Have you thought about the effect colours have on the patient experience? Colours often affect us more than we even realise – which is precisely why they are worth giving some thought.
Blog posts • Jan 20, 2017 10:34 GMT
As Planmeca USA’s long-standing president Robert Pienkowski goes into retirement, the company’s Vice President of Sales Brett Hines gets set to take his place at the helm. Hines himself says he is ready to take the company to the next level.
Blog posts • Jan 12, 2017 08:08 GMT
With three different types of three-dimensional imaging – as well as panoramic, extraoral bitewing and cephalometric imaging – Planmeca ProMax® 3D product family meets all modern maxillofacial imaging needs. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions about Planmeca ProMax 3D units.
Blog posts • Jan 12, 2017 08:04 GMT
Planmeca ProMax® 3D imaging units offer a unique Planmeca Ultra Low Dose™(ULD) imaging protocol that enables CBCT imaging with an even lower patient radiation dose than standard 2D panoramic imaging. Using the protocol reduces the effective patient dose by an average of 77%. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions about Planmeca ULD.
Blog posts • Dec 13, 2016 14:44 GMT
The Russian interior architecture and design company Justus Service specialises in highly personalised office and clinic designs for dental practices. As part of their high-end service, the company has made Planmeca’s complete range of dental and imaging units an integral part of their design concept.
Blog posts • Nov 07, 2016 16:30 GMT
We introduced our new Planmeca Minute video series earlier this year. These short and visually appealing videos have been well received, with each one highlighting a specific feature or product from the Planmeca portfolio. The newest Planmeca Minute video focuses on our new Planmeca Creo™ 3D printer.
Blog posts • Oct 25, 2016 13:24 GMT
Planmeca’s aim is to create functional, durable and beautifully designed dental units that stand the test of time. We do this by always keeping our four design principles in mind: ergonomic workflow, patient and staff safety, patient comfort and long lasting aesthetics. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions about Planmeca dental units.
Blog posts • Oct 12, 2016 14:11 GMT
Effective patient assessment is critical to the delivery of high-quality dental care. Patient assessment sometimes extends beyond the boundaries of the oral cavity, thus requiring additional “care” or “consideration” be taken.
Blog posts • Oct 10, 2016 08:06 GMT
Setting up a dental clinic requires careful, flexible planning, solid financing and vigorous execution – probably a good set of nerves, too. Without good partners by your side, a large dental clinic can not only turn into an expensive clinic to build, but an expensive clinic to run.
Blog posts • Sep 20, 2016 07:20 GMT
What do you need for fast, easy, efficient, and smooth smile designing? Planmeca Romexis® Smile Design is a software program for digital smile designing, efficient communication, and fast treatment planning. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions about the software.
Blog posts • Sep 07, 2016 10:22 GMT
Technology is changing dental care at a fast pace. As dental imaging continues to evolve, dental professionals have tools for more accurate diagnoses and questions regarding patient safety are taking on an ever bigger role. Dental professionals gathered at the European Congress of DentoMaxilloFacial Radiology in Cardiff, UK to hear about the latest innovations in the field.
Blog posts • Aug 23, 2016 06:46 GMT
The foundations of oral health and health care are already laid in childhood. A dental care routine is developed even before your first day of school, from daily brushing of your teeth to regular visits to the dentist. At the same time, technological advances are revolutionising dentistry, making dental treatment safer, more comfortable and more efficient.
Blog posts • Aug 09, 2016 06:30 GMT
Walking into a dental practice or a hospital can be quite intimidating. Dental units, imaging devices and other equipment around you can make you feel like you have walked into an alien spaceship getting ready to get probed. As a health technology manufacturer Planmeca wants to ensure that this is not the case and all health care experiences are as comfortable as possible.
Blog posts • Jul 12, 2016 11:54 GMT
Planmeca’s solutions are used in all of the world’s top 3 dental universities. According to QS World University Rankings, the number one dental school in the world is Karolinska Institutet in Sweden followed by the University of Hong Kong in 2nd place and another Swedish school, the University of Gothenburg, in 3rd place.
Blog posts • May 25, 2016 10:29 GMT
With Planmeca ProMax 3D units and the Planmeca Ultra Low Dose protocol, patients can benefit from CBCT imaging and three-dimensional diagnostic accuracy with a significantly lower patient dose than in traditional imaging.
Blog posts • May 09, 2016 12:07 GMT
Planmeca Romexis® is the most powerful dental ecosystem in the world and the only platform on the market to combine all imaging and the entire CAD/CAM workflow. The software’s extensive specialist tools, real-time monitoring possibilities, and unique connectivity with Planmeca equipment help make daily work more efficient and enjoyable for dental professionals around the world.
Blog posts • Apr 11, 2016 05:00 GMT
The Planmeca FIT system for chairside CAD/CAM dentistry provides clinics with a completely digital workflow from start to finish. It seamlessly integrates intraoral scanning, 3D designing and on-site milling into one software platform, allowing clinics to produce restorations in a single visit. Scanning with the system is now 40% faster than before, with colour scanning also offered.