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Investing in technology to support a growing dental practice

Investing in technology to support a growing dental practice

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.

Planmeca equipment help to provide Top Dental Care in Costa Rica
 Planmeca PlanID™ sign-in system receives Innovation 2019 honorable mention

Planmeca PlanID™ sign-in system receives Innovation 2019 honorable mention

Press releases   •   Nov 07, 2019 11:51 UTC

The unique sign-in system of Planmeca dental units has been awarded with an Innovation 2019 honorable mention at the Finnish Dental Congress and Exhibition in Helsinki.

A 3D image says more than a thousand words

A 3D image says more than a thousand words

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.

Planmeca’s new dental care unit offers functionality and flexibility for every dentist

Planmeca’s new dental care unit offers functionality and flexibility for every dentist

Press releases   •   Oct 29, 2019 07:00 UTC

The small, swift and clever Planmeca Compact™ i3 dental care unit is a smart choice for any dentist looking for a space-saving and functional solution.

”Planmeca is the complete package”

”Planmeca is the complete package”

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.

Providing top-notch dental care  for the local community in Zaragoza, Spain

Providing top-notch dental care for the local community in Zaragoza, Spain

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.

Planmeca finds the human connection in Morocco

Planmeca finds the human connection in Morocco

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.

Hollywood smiles with Planmeca devices

Hollywood smiles with Planmeca devices

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.

Planmeca provides imaging equipment and software to mobile charitable dental clinics

Planmeca provides imaging equipment and software to mobile charitable dental clinics

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.

Digital dentistry in the City of a Hundred Spires

Digital dentistry in the City of a Hundred Spires

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.

800 users, 1.3 million patients, 30 million images – one Planmeca Romexis® database

800 users, 1.3 million patients, 30 million images – one Planmeca Romexis® database

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.

In dentistry, image is everything

In dentistry, image is everything

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.

Digital dentistry has revolutionised dental surgery

Digital dentistry has revolutionised dental surgery

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.

Dr Omar Hamid is looking forward to the future in digital dentistry

Dr Omar Hamid is looking forward to the future in digital dentistry

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.

“It’s a pleasure to work with Planmeca solutions”

“It’s a pleasure to work with Planmeca solutions”

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.

The future of dentistry will be driven by data

The future of dentistry will be driven by data

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.

“Digital dentistry is our passion”

“Digital dentistry is our passion”

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.

The best dental devices are created in collaboration

The best dental devices are created in collaboration

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.

Easter case report: Avoiding Easter frustrations with Planmeca Creo™ C5

Easter case report: Avoiding Easter frustrations with Planmeca Creo™ C5

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.