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New appointments in Plandent Division management

New appointments in Plandent Division management

News   •   Apr 10, 2018 13:17 GMT

Planmeca Group is pleased to announce new appointments in the management team of Plandent Division.

Finland’s CTOs of the year announced: Vesa Varjonen of Planmeca and Matti Heikkilä of MetGen have contributed to the renewal of Finnish industry

Finland’s CTOs of the year announced: Vesa Varjonen of Planmeca and Matti Heikkilä of MetGen have contributed to the renewal of Finnish industry

News   •   Mar 20, 2018 09:22 GMT

​Vesa Varjonen, Vice President of Research and Technology at Planmeca and Matti Heikkilä, CTO of MetGen have been chosen as CTOs of the Year 2018. The CTO of the Year Awards are given by Spinverse together with Technology Industries of Finland and Business Finland to highlight the importance of Chief Technology Officers work on the future competitiveness of Finnish industries.

Planmeca CALM™ receives Innovation 2017 honorary mention

Planmeca CALM™ receives Innovation 2017 honorary mention

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.

Planmeca part of the CleverHealth Network innovation ecosystem

Planmeca part of the CleverHealth Network innovation ecosystem

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.

Planmeca's fully digital implant workflow on display at EAO 2017 in Madrid

Planmeca's fully digital implant workflow on display at EAO 2017 in Madrid

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.

Kyöstilä and Nakao became Honorary Doctors of Medicine

Kyöstilä and Nakao became Honorary Doctors of Medicine

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.

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!

W&H and Planmeca approach the Indian market together

W&H and Planmeca approach the Indian market together

News   •   Nov 15, 2016 09:13 GMT

​Since September 1st 2016, the two family-run businesses W&H Dentalwerk Bürmoos GmbH from Austria and the Finnish dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca Oy have joined forces on the dental market in India.

Education joint venture of Planmeca and University of Turku receives recognition from American Dental Association

Education joint venture of Planmeca and University of Turku receives recognition from American Dental Association

News   •   Apr 20, 2016 10:37 GMT

The Nordic Institute of Dental Education (NIDE) has been approved by the American Dental Association’s prestigious Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP). NIDE is the first Nordic education provider to receive the recognition.

Digital perfection and optimal ergonomics – Planmeca at the Sofia Dental Meeting

Digital perfection and optimal ergonomics – Planmeca at the Sofia Dental Meeting

News   •   Oct 09, 2015 13:30 GMT

Planmeca was a Gold Sponsor of the Sofia Dental Meeting. Held at the Ramada Sofia hotel in Bulgaria’s beautiful capital from 1 to 4 October, the congress brought together international dental professionals to share and learn the latest knowledge and skills in their field. Planmeca organised two presentations with Dr. Herluf Skovsgaard and Planmeca Sales Manager Mr. Jan Moed as speakers.

Finnish-made medical and dental equipment to Ice Hockey World Championship 2013 in Helsinki and in Stockholm

News   •   May 02, 2013 14:49 GMT

​Planmeca Group participates once again in organizing the Ice Hockey World Championships by providing a Planmed Verity® Extremity Scanner and Planmeca Compact i dental care unit for the on-site emergency rooms both at Hartwall Arena in Helsinki and Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm. Both devices were already used in the Helsinki venue last year.

Ice Hockey World Championship 2012 in Helsinki uses advanced medical and dental equipment from Planmeca Group

News   •   Mar 12, 2012 15:02 GMT

Planmeca Group participates in organizing the World Championships in Ice Hockey this spring by providing a Planmed Verity Extremity Scanner and Planmeca Compact i dental care unit for the on-site emergency room at Helsinki Arena.

Planmeca ProMax represents Finnish technology at the EXPO 2010

News   •   May 07, 2010 00:00 GMT

​Planmeca is one of the official partners of the Finnish pavilion at EXPO 2010 in Shanghai, China. The Planmeca ProMax is on display in the Finnish pavilion “Kirnu” throughout the exhibition and showcases pioneering Finnish technological innovation and design. The Planmeca ProMax is today’s most advanced hybrid 2D/3D unit for demanding dental and maxillofacial imaging.

Medical University of Vienna chooses Planmeca’s dental units

News   •   May 05, 2010 00:00 GMT

Planmeca Oy, one of the world’s leading dental equipment manufacturers, has signed an agreement to deliver dental units and auxiliary equipment to Bernhard Gottlieb University in Vienna, Austria. Planmeca has a recognised tradition of equipping dental universities around the world, with recent installations including teaching institutions in the US, Australia, Denmark, and Ireland.