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How 3D Imaging Can Reshape Your Mouth

Mar 4, 2013

Aside from the expense and discomfort, the annoying part of getting a dental crown is the time involved – usually two separate visits to complete the process. Two different companies – one of them in North Texas – have created systems using 3D imaging to reduce the crown procedure to one visit total.

Dr. Gary Severance of Richardson-based D4D Technologies talked about it in this week’s edition of "Vital Signs." Here's a video demonstration of how the process works:

For more information:

Cerec CAD-CAM Dentistry System

Recent Developments in Digital Dentistry

What Is 3-D Imaging?