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Simplifying the complex with Planmeca’s implant workflow
Dr Samuel Dumortier believes that guided implant surgery has brought both predictability and precision to surgical dental procedures and empowered him to treat complex cases with confidence. As a longtime Planmeca customer, he relies almost exclusively on the Planmeca Romexis® software for digital implant planning and guide design.
Introducing Planmeca Romexis® 6.0 – the new version of the world-leading software
The entirely redesigned version of Planmeca’s groundbreaking all-in-one software, Planmeca Romexis®, is now available for purchase. The new version of the software introduces an enhanced user interface with superior usability as well as a wide selection of new tools and features.
Both Planmeca Viso™ G5 and Planmeca Solanna™ Vision awarded in the Fennia Prize 20 design competition
It was a double win for Planmeca in this year’s Fennia Prize design competition. The Planmeca Viso™ G5 CBCT imaging unit received the Fennia Prize Winner award, while the Planmeca Solanna™ Vision operating light with integrated 4K cameras was awarded with an honourable mention in the same competition.
Ensuring staff and patient safety during the pandemic
In these times of challenge, infection control is more important than ever. Since safety has always been an integral part of our product design, we have compiled a set of useful materials designed to help dental clinics take care of their Planmeca equipment in a safe, smart and easy way.
Planmeca Creo® C5 completes the digital dental workflow
From fixing gadgets to fabricating dental crowns, dental technician Joonas Karilainen has worked with his hands from an early age. In Autumn 2019, the Mehiläinen Hyvinkää dental lab acquired the Planmeca Creo® C5 3D printer to allow him to concentrate on what he knows best – perfecting dental works.
New Planmeca ProScanner® 2.0 imaging plate scanner now available for deliveries
The new Planmeca ProScanner® 2.0 imaging plate scanner has been designed for active use. It is extremely durable, very reliable and produces high quality images. The scanner is now available for deliveries within the European Economic Area (EEA).
Planmeca Solanna™ Vision operating light wins Red Dot Award: Product Design 2020
The Planmeca Solanna™ Vision operating light with integrated 4K cameras has been awarded with a Red Dot in this year’s Red Dot Award: Product Design competition.
Navigating through the pandemic together
As the 2019 coronavirus disease has turned into a pandemic, companies, nations and people around the world have been forced to face a new temporary reality. The health and wellbeing of our employees, partners, customers and their patients has always been of paramount importance to us. Therefore, we have taken measures to guarantee their safety and reduce the risk of the disease spreading.
“Planmeca listens to its customers”
Oral and maxillofacial radiologist Bart Vandenberghe is a keen believer in the benefits of digital dentistry and a longtime user of Planmeca equipment.
Case report: Polar bear’s unique dental operation in Finland
As the Ranua Wildlife Park’s 15-year-old female polar bear was observed to eat poorly and repeatedly rubbing her left jaw with her paws, the dedicated staff suspected one or more of the polar bear's teeth might be causing pain for the sow. Veterinary professionals from across the Nordic countries assembled in Ranua to perform a unique dental treatment with the assistance of the Planmeca Group.
“Planmeca gives us doctors the opportunity to be the best”
Busy clinics need devices that can withstand the heaviest workloads. Dr Tinatin Mushkudiani sees more than 2,000 patients per month at her clinic Dent Adept, where her Planmeca equipment is in constant daily use – and working like a dream.
Seamless treatments in Sri Lanka
Dr. Indika Weerapperuma is originally from Sri Lanka, but spent close to fourteen years in the United Kingdom studying dentistry and working as a dentist. Now, he has returned home to the Teardrop Island to help his mother’s dental clinic enter the digital world.
Expanding in-house technologies and services with Planmeca
Dr Ceri Owen-Roberts is the Principal of Elgin Park Dental Practice in Bristol, England. He has a particular interest in restorative dentistry and dental implants. In the following guest post, Dr Roberts explains how he came to equip his clinic with a Planmeca CBCT unit.
“With Planmeca, I can fully concentrate on my job as a dentist”
Dr Thomas Rosner's initial Planmeca purchase of the Planmeca Emerald intraoral scanner in 2018 has been followed by a Planmeca imaging and dental unit, which have impressed Dr Rosner and his team with their effortless usability, high quality and beautiful design. Thanks to Planmeca’s unique all-in-one concept, Dr Rosner is now able to fully concentrate on what he is best at – dentistry.
Dr Matera and Dr Corrado love their work – and the Planmeca tools they are working with
Italian practice owners and dentists Dr Gabriele Matera and Dr Alessandro Corrado work with different specialities in different cities. Yet both of them have at least two things in common: they love their work and the Planmeca tools that enable it.
Investing in technology to support a growing dental practice
Dr Chris Navarro moved to Beeston Dental Practice in 2005 to join his father as an associate, but took over the reigns as principal of the practice just a few years later in 2009. Having been a foundation dentist trainer since 2009, Chris has a keen interest in dental implants, restorations and clinical education.
Planmeca equipment help to provide Top Dental Care in Costa Rica
Top Dental Care offers cosmetic and restorative dentistry in Costa Rica’s capital city of San José. The clinic was founded in 2003 and today hosts several dentists and other staff. Leading the way are Dr. Pilar Collado and Dr. Alex Wong who have enjoyed using Planmeca equipment as part of their daily work.
Planmeca PlanID™ sign-in system receives Innovation 2019 honorable mention
The unique sign-in system of Planmeca dental units has been awarded with an Innovation 2019 honorable mention at the Finnish Dental Congress and Exhibition in Helsinki.
A 3D image says more than a thousand words
Oral and maxillofacial surgeon Antero Salo believes in the power of CBCT imaging not only in diagnostics but also when it comes to patient communication. Once the patient is shown what will be done, they will more likely understand their diagnosis, trust their doctor and commit to treatment.