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Better care through software

Better care through software

Blog posts   •   Aug 20, 2018 10:23 GMT

As the world has shifted to a more software-centred approach, dentistry has followed suit – leading to expanded possibilities, increased efficiency and improved levels of care.

Capture low dose CBCT images without movement artefacts

Capture low dose CBCT images without movement artefacts

Blog posts   •   Jul 19, 2018 07:26 GMT

All our CBCT units support three different types of 3D imaging as well as extraoral bitewing, cephalometric and digital panoramic imaging. This flexibility allows clinics to optimise their imaging and select the techniques that work best with each case. With proprietary ultra low dose and movement correction features also available, Planmeca provides a completely unique dental imaging experience.

The Nordic Institute of Dental Education: Great experiences far beyond learning

The Nordic Institute of Dental Education: Great experiences far beyond learning

Blog posts   •   Jun 07, 2018 08:55 GMT

Professor Irena Sailer and MDT Vincent Fehmer from the University of Geneva are no strangers to Finland. As lecturers for the Nordic Institute of Dental Education, they have been to the country several times in recent years and helped dental professionals from many countries expand their expertise in digital dentistry – a rewarding experience for course participants and the lecturers themselves.

Easter case report: Preventing Easter frustrations with Planmeca ProMax®

Easter case report: Preventing Easter frustrations with Planmeca ProMax®

Blog posts   •   Mar 28, 2018 13:13 GMT

In celebration of Easter, Planmeca presents another in vitro study revealing the secrets of a chocolate surprise egg.

Planmeca FIT® Chairside FAQ – Digital workflow with three simple steps

Planmeca FIT® Chairside FAQ – Digital workflow with three simple steps

Blog posts   •   Feb 20, 2018 10:24 GMT

​The Planmeca FIT® solution offers dentists a completely integrated and digital workflow with three simple steps – ultra-fast intraoral scanning, sophisticated design, and high-precision chairside milling. All this is seamlessly integrated into Planmeca Romexis® software, so all 2D and 3D patient data is accessed through the same user interface.

Set the highest standards with the lowest doses

Set the highest standards with the lowest doses

Blog posts   •   Feb 13, 2018 09:09 GMT

Planmeca Ultra Low Dose™ is the world’s leading method for acquiring CBCT images at low effective patient doses without a statistical reduction in image quality. It allows clinicians to gather more information than from standard 2D panoramic images at an equivalent or even lower patient dose.

At Dentopolis, Planmeca's university solutions come into their own

At Dentopolis, Planmeca's university solutions come into their own

Blog posts   •   Jan 31, 2018 11:44 GMT

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.

Planmeca challenged hackers to reshape the future of dentistry

Planmeca challenged hackers to reshape the future of dentistry

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.

Extended volume size for Planmeca ProMax® 3D Classic

Extended volume size for Planmeca ProMax® 3D Classic

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.

Planmeca CALM™ algorithm for patient movement correction is “the real deal”

Planmeca CALM™ algorithm for patient movement correction is “the real deal”

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.