Case report: Digital tools in planning and implementing aesthetic ceramic restorations – the SKYN concept

Blog posts   •   Nov 20, 2017 12:16 GMT

The development of digital tools has greatly simplified planning and creating restorations in the aesthetic area for contemporary dentists. Moreover, these tools enable communicating efficiently with patients, increasing the predictability of treatments for everyone involved. Still another advantage is that the new techniques allow for shorter treatment times compared to conventional methods.


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

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 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.


Make any dental unit your own – personal settings with a flash of a card

Blog posts   •   Sep 14, 2017 13:45 GMT

Planmeca PlanID™ is our new sign-in system that allows users to conveniently access their personal settings on any dental unit with a flash of a contactless card.


Finland celebrates 100 years of independence

Blog posts   •   Sep 08, 2017 11:23 GMT

Finland is celebrating its 100th anniversary as an independent state all through 2017. Culminating in the Finland 100 centenary programme, the year has so far seen events, collaborations, projects, and innovations which have honoured the occasion and Finnish expertise. At Planmeca, the centennial has been marked by exciting new product releases, co-operations, donations, and events.


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

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.


Planmeca PlanScan most accurate sextant scanner in new study

News   •   Aug 11, 2017 09:58 GMT

​A new study published in the Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry has established that Planmeca PlanScan® is the most precise intraoral scanner for sextant scanning – making it an ideal and proven choice for restorative dentistry.


Planmeca Romexis® FAQ – One software for all dental imaging needs

Blog posts   •   Jun 29, 2017 12:04 GMT

Planmeca Romexis® is an advanced, easy-to-use software suite providing a rich set of tools to meet the imaging requirements set by any dental facility – from a small clinic to a large hospital. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions about the software.

About Planmeca Group

Planmeca − Better care through innovation

Planmeca Oy is one of the world's leading dental equipment manufacturers with a product range covering digital dental units, CAD/CAM solutions, world-class 2D and 3D imaging devices and comprehensive software solutions. Headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, Planmeca’s products are distributed in over 120 countries worldwide. Planmeca Oy is part of the Finnish Planmeca Group, which operates in the field of health care technology.


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