ZT-Implant, cutting edge Additive Manufactured dental implant – Presented by Jean-Jacques Fouchet & Jacques Fain, Z3DLAB

ZT-Implant, cutting edge Additive Manufactured dental implant – Presented by Jean-Jacques Fouchet, & Jacques FAIN, Z3DLAB,  at the 3D Dental Printing Conference, which takes place on Jan 31, 2017 at MECC Maastricht in The Netherlands. Continue reading “ZT-Implant, cutting edge Additive Manufactured dental implant – Presented by Jean-Jacques Fouchet & Jacques Fain, Z3DLAB”

3D printed teeth aligners using a home impression kit, first step to correcting your smile from the comfort of your home

3D printed teeth

3D printed teeth aligners using a home impression kit, first step to correcting your smile from the comfort of your home. As countless entrepreneurial biographies make clear, the roots of great businesses often trace all the way back to people’s childhoods. Continue reading “3D printed teeth aligners using a home impression kit, first step to correcting your smile from the comfort of your home”

Tikcit is registration platform partner of 3D Dental printing conference & expo

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Tikcit is registration platform partner of 3D Dental printing conference & expo, which will take place on 31-01-2017 at MECC Maastricht in The Netherlands

About Tikcit
Organising an event implies many issues, from ticketing to e-payments, from statistics to ordering supplies, from surveys to social media and many many more. Tikcit is the platform to support you.

Tikcit is the first ever platform that enables you to help you organizing your event from ticketing to all features you require. Continue reading “Tikcit is registration platform partner of 3D Dental printing conference & expo”

Virtual Surgical Planning enables full jaw reconstruction in a single surgery

By using single surgery dental rehabilitation,3D systems introduces jaw in a day! 3D Systems announced today the launch of Jaw in a Day, the latest addition to its VSP (Virtual Surgical Planning) Reconstruction product line. Enabled by 3D Systems’ healthcare expertise and proprietary digital-to-physical workflow, this patient-specific process enables surgeons to perform a full jaw reconstruction in a single surgery. This groundbreaking capability could spare patients from months of costly, painful and disruptive medical treatment. Continue reading “Virtual Surgical Planning enables full jaw reconstruction in a single surgery”

Dentists use high resolution SLA additive manufacturing for digital dentistry (Video)

3D printing is gradually revolutionizing many industries, from design, to engineering, to medicine, and even to dentistry. The latest in 3D printed dentistry comes from additive manufacturing company Formlabs. Their Form 2 3D printer, which retails for $3,499, offers its users high resolution SLA additive manufacturing and is reportedly designed with digital dentistry in mind. That is, Formlabs boasts their SLA 3D printer is capable of additively manufacturing high quality surgical guides for dentists, retainers and aligners, educational models, as well as crowns and bridges. Continue reading “Dentists use high resolution SLA additive manufacturing for digital dentistry (Video)”

Dentistry professor is working to develop biodegradable bone implant

With funding awarded from the Strategic Innovation Grant, Lobat Tayebi, associate professor and director of research in the School of Dentistry, has been working to create a biodegradable bone implant.

Though others have conducted research in the past to create similar prototypes, Tayebi wants to focus specifically on the design, as opposed to the material, of the implants. Continue reading “Dentistry professor is working to develop biodegradable bone implant”

A Glimpse into How Courts Will Treat 3D Printed Medical Devices

Here is a guest post on an interesting case.  It’s the first decision that we’re aware of in which a 3D printed medical device (or any 3D printed product) has been the subject of litigation that involves product liability principles.  This post is submitted by Matt Jacobson of Reed Smith, who is particularly interested in 3D printing issues.   As always our guest blogger gets all the credit, and any blame, for the analysis that follows. Continue reading “A Glimpse into How Courts Will Treat 3D Printed Medical Devices”