Tag Archives: Cerec

3D intraoral scanner

Intraoral scanner

Studies comparing different 3D intraoral scanners to traditional Intraoral scanner = Worse 3M scanner v. alginate impression. accuracy about same. chair time alginate much faster but operator did not have much experience 20 min v 7:30 min.  Pt preferred alginate 73% of time but usually because “faster” or “easier”.  Grunheid 2014 3M v VSE (arguably […]

CAD CAM dental crown


CAD CAM dental crowns and my cerec collection CAD CAM dental crowns are the name given to crowns made using CAD CAM technology and often refers to those made in the dental office. CAD CAM dental crown materials Feldspathic glass ceramic – CEREC Blocs by Sirona and Vita Mark II by Vident – high translucency […]