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“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.

W&H and Planmeca set for further expansion in India: Official opening of joint branch office in Bangalore

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.

Planmeca donates to University of Eastern Finland

Planmeca donates to University of Eastern Finland

Press Releases   •   Apr 25, 2017 10:20 GMT

Planmeca is participating in the Invest in a bright future (Tiedosta hyvä tulevaisuus) campaign of the University of Eastern Finland by donating €100,000 to the study of medicine and pharmacy at the university. The University of Eastern Finland has a long history of collaboration with Planmeca in both educational solutions and research in the field of dentistry.

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.

Planmeca and CephX Technologies LTD launch service for automatic cephalometric tracing and analysis

Planmeca and CephX Technologies LTD launch service for automatic cephalometric tracing and analysis

Press Releases   •   Mar 23, 2017 08:30 GMT

The Finnish dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca has teamed up with CephX Technologies LTD to offer a new service for automatic cephalometric tracing and analysis. Utilising machine learning technology and artificial intelligence, the service has been designed to help the daily work of orthodontic practitioners around the world.

Planmeca Romexis® Implant Guide module completes a fully digital implant workflow

Planmeca Romexis® Implant Guide module completes a fully digital implant workflow

Press Releases   •   Mar 22, 2017 12:13 GMT

Planmeca Romexis® is the leading software platform for dentistry. It supports all types of dental imaging and offers an extensive range of tools for all specialities and specialists. Planmeca Romexis now also enables a fully digital implant workflow as the software allows users to design their own implant guides for the first time.

Planmeca announces new dental operating light

Planmeca announces new dental operating light

Press Releases   •   Mar 20, 2017 18:00 GMT

​The Finnish dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca has introduced a new dental operating light to expand its product portfolio. The Planmeca Solanna™ dental operating light combines optimum visibility with complete adjustability.

Planmeca announces new efficient and cost-effective milling unit

Planmeca announces new efficient and cost-effective milling unit

Press Releases   •   Mar 20, 2017 18:00 GMT

​Dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca expands its extensive CAD/CAM product range with a new entry-level milling unit. Named Planmeca PlanMill® 30 S, the new milling unit has been developed for dental businesses looking for efficient, accurate, and cost-effective milling solution.

Planmeca announces new compact and lightweight intraoral scanner

Planmeca announces new compact and lightweight intraoral scanner

Press Releases   •   Mar 20, 2017 18:00 GMT

​Dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca is expanding its extensive CAD/CAM product range with a new light intraoral scanner Planmeca Emerald™. The new intraoral scanner is small, lightweight, and exceedingly fast scanner with superior accuracy. It is the perfect tool for smooth and efficient chairside workflow.

Planmeca Romexis® Insights brings operational analytics to dental clinics – The first manufacturer in dentistry to offer a comprehensive IoT solution

Planmeca Romexis® Insights brings operational analytics to dental clinics – The first manufacturer in dentistry to offer a comprehensive IoT solution

Press Releases   •   Mar 20, 2017 18:00 GMT

The Finnish dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca is introducing a new way of looking at clinic operations. The web-based Planmeca Romexis® Insights analytics service allows clinics and group practices to take advantage of interactive dashboard views at any time and base evaluations, operative planning and predictive maintenance on clear visualisations of usage statistics.

Planmeca Viso™ – presenting the next generation of CBCT imaging

Planmeca Viso™ – presenting the next generation of CBCT imaging

Press Releases   •   Mar 20, 2017 18:00 GMT

Introducing unique patient positioning, free FOV adjustments and intelligent patient movement correction, the new Planmeca Viso™ X-ray unit is the next step forward in the evolution of cone beam imaging. It will elevate expectations of what premium CBCT units are capable of.

IDS 2017: Exciting Planmeca innovations at the world's largest dental show

IDS 2017: Exciting Planmeca innovations at the world's largest dental show

News   •   Mar 01, 2017 09:14 GMT

​Less than three weeks to go before International Dental Show (IDS) 2017 kicks off. Every two years, IDS draws thousands of visitors and exhibitors from all over the world to the world's largest dental show in Cologne, Germany. More than 140,000 visitors and 2,300 exhibitors are expected to the event this year – more than ever before!

Planmeca Group celebrates excellence in imaging in Budapest

Planmeca Group celebrates excellence in imaging in Budapest

Blog posts   •   Feb 24, 2017 08:27 GMT

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.

Planmeca intraoral scanner solving age-old mysteries of nature

Planmeca intraoral scanner solving age-old mysteries of nature

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.

What do colours say about your dental practice?

What do colours say about your dental practice?

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.

Planmeca, HUS and University of Helsinki deepen research cooperation

Planmeca, HUS and University of Helsinki deepen research cooperation

Press Releases   •   Jan 26, 2017 07:54 GMT

Finnish dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca has signed a cooperation agreement with the Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa (HUS) and the University of Helsinki. The new agreement aims to advance the research and development of new health care solutions, to deepen existing cooperation and facilitate information sharing between the parties.

Interview: For Planmeca USA’s new president, the digital future of dentistry is already here

Interview: For Planmeca USA’s new president, the digital future of dentistry is already here

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.

Planmeca ProMax 3D FAQ – All-in-one units for all imaging needs

Planmeca ProMax 3D FAQ – All-in-one units for all imaging needs

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.