Labs now have tools like the Lava Scan ST Scanner, which can help them digitize a case, enabling fast design and greater automation of the production of the crown. The increase in productivity enabled by these technologies has made a significant difference in many labs? business models.
But what about the dental office? Digital tools are available to increase productivity there as well, but many dentists have not yet taken advantage of these technologies. 3M ESPE?s primary tool here is of course the Lava Chairside Oral Scanner (C.O.S.), and recent improvements to this system?s software have made it faster and more accurate than ever.
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Keith Haig, Director of Marketing and Professional Relations for 3M ESPE, is the voice of 3M ESPE Dental Insights, a new blog in which he examines trends and news in the dental industry, as well as shares the opinions he has developed from his unique perspective.