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3Shape Community just welcomed 10.000th member

12-12-2019

This week, the 3Shape Community platform reached 10.000 members. Free platform for doctors and labs 3Shape Community is an online platform for all 3Shape users. Signing up is for free for everyone that uses 3Shape products. On this peer-to-peer support platform, digital dentistry experts across the globe can ask questions and support fellow …

Polar bear’s unique dental operation in Finland

12-12-2019

The Ranua Wildlife Park is home to polar bears, as well as 50 different other arctic animal species amid the northern woods of the Lappish wilderness of Finland. In the early autumn 2019, the resident 15-year-old female polar bear, Venus, was observed to eat poorly and repeatedly rubbing her left jaw with her paws. The wildlife park’s …

TRIOS MOVE allows me to align with patients' expectations (part 2)

11-12-2019

Dr. Édouard Lanoiselée shares his experience using a 3Shape system as a lecturer at the Faculty of Dentistry of the University of Nantes and in his private practice in Nozay, France. What is the first reaction of patients when they see this new equipment? Does this have an effect on their visit satisfaction? There is a great …

TRIOS MOVE allows me to align with patients' expectations (part 1)

10-12-2019

Could you introduce us to your dental practice? When did you start your career as a dentist? What types of treatments do you offer? What is the typical profile of your patient? I started my career in January 2007 as an employee. Our practice is a general one: we treat all types of patients and perform almost all types of procedures. Due to the …

Digital Dentistry Winter School 20 - 24 January 2020

10-12-2019

Organised by Nordic Institute of Dental Education, Digital Dentistry Winter School will be taking place from 20th to 24th January, 2020. Dr. Bart Vandenberghe will speak on integrating 3D diagnostics into your daily workflow, for example, how to diagnose CBCT images quickly and efficiently, interpret CBCT images, and understand the principles of …

Predictable Class 4 Anterior Composite Workshop for Daily Practice

09-12-2019

The restoration of anterior composite in the aesthetic zone has always posed challenges for many clinicians. The difficulties include the choice of layering technique, natural aesthetics, and correct morphology reproduction. In this workshop, Dr. Anthony Tay will present a predictable technique for such anterior composite buildup. The …

Straumann Group strengthens emphasis on orthodontics and digital transformation

09-12-2019

Dirk Reznik The Straumann Group is introducing two organisational changes to support the development of its fast-growing orthodontics and digital businesses and to drive digital transformation across the Group. The size, scope, reach, complexity, potential, and strategic importance of its orthodontics and digital businesses have increased to an …