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.
Press Releases • Jan 12, 2018 09:05 GMT
Planmeca is pleased to announce that scans from the Planmeca Emerald™ and Planmeca PlanScan® intraoral scanners are accepted for use with the Orchestrate 3D system.
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.
Press Releases • Jan 08, 2018 11:17 GMT
Planmeca is pleased to announce that the new Planmeca Emerald™ intraoral scanner is accepted for use with the ClearCorrect clear aligner system, joining the Planmeca PlanScan® intraoral scanner.
Planmeca Emerald and Planmeca PlanScan intraoral scanners now accepted by the ClearCaps clear aligner system
News • Dec 21, 2017 13:54 GMT
Planmeca is pleased to announce that the Planmeca Emerald™ and Planmeca PlanScan® intraoral scanners are now accepted for use with the ClearCaps clear aligner system.
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.
News • Nov 17, 2017 07:20 GMT
The dental industry Innovation award will once again be handed out at this month’s Finnish Dental Congress and Exhibition in Helsinki, Finland. The new Planmeca CALM™ algorithm has received the Innovation 2017 honorary mention.
News • Oct 25, 2017 13:48 GMT
There is a growing need and demand for innovative digital health solutions. This is the basis on which Finland’s new innovation ecosystem, CleverHealth Network, builds upon. The network is coordinated by the Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, and it brings to together health technology knowhow of companies such as Planmeca, healthcare professionals, and the precise healthcare data of HUS.
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.
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.
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.
News • Sep 07, 2017 11:24 GMT
Planmeca will be at EAO 2017 in Madrid to present its solution for a fully digital open implant workflow. Our comprehensive product range allows users to do everything from scanning to designing and manufacturing with just one software platform. The newest addition to our implant workflow is implant guide design – including a fully open STL export option for 3D printing.
News • Aug 24, 2017 08:33 GMT
Planmeca Group’s President and founder, Heikki Kyöstilä, was recently awarded an honorary doctorate of medicine at the University of Oulu, one of the largest universities in Finland. Kyöstilä was awarded the honorary doctorate in recognition of his contribution to the field of dentistry and oral health and its development.
News • Aug 11, 2017 09:58 GMT
A new study published in the Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry has established that Planmeca PlanScan® is the most precise intraoral scanner for sextant scanning – making it an ideal and proven choice for restorative dentistry.
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
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!
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.
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.
W&H and Planmeca set for further expansion in India: Official opening of joint branch office in Bangalore
Press Releases • May 03, 2017 12:37 GMT
Since September 1st 2016 the two family-run businesses W&H and Planmeca have joined forces on the Indian dental market. A substantial component of the cooperation was the establishment of a joint branch office in Bangalore. On the 20th of April 2017 the new office was officially opened by W&H President Peter Malata and Planmeca President Heikki Kyöstilä.