Blog posts • Feb 01, 2018 12:38 UTC
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.
Blog posts • Jan 31, 2018 11:44 UTC
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.
Blog posts • Jan 18, 2018 08:35 UTC
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.
Blog posts • Jan 12, 2018 10:29 UTC
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.
Blog posts • Jan 11, 2018 08:40 UTC
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
Blog posts • Nov 20, 2017 12:16 UTC
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.
Blog posts • Oct 17, 2017 09:40 UTC
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.
Blog posts • Sep 14, 2017 13:45 UTC
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.
Blog posts • Sep 08, 2017 11:23 UTC
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.
Blog posts • Jun 29, 2017 12:04 UTC
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
Blog posts • Jun 13, 2017 13:38 UTC
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!
Blog posts • Jun 05, 2017 10:23 UTC
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.
Blog posts • May 08, 2017 08:43 UTC
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.
Blog posts • Apr 05, 2017 07:36 UTC
In celebration of Easter Planmeca presents an in vitro study, which reveals the secrets of a chocolate surprise egg.
Blog posts • Feb 24, 2017 08:27 UTC
As Finland celebrates 100 years of independence, Planmeca Group and Hungarian medical professionals gathered at the Embassy of Finland in Budapest to pay tribute to the latest advances in Finnish health tech expertise and imaging technology.
Blog posts • Feb 14, 2017 08:31 UTC
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 UTC
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 UTC
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 UTC
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 UTC
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.