29th September 2021

Digital Dentures Are Now Available in Europe

Formlabs Dental recently announced the launch of its digital denture solution onto the European market. With this initiative, dental professionals are further empowered to stretch the boundaries of prosthetic dentistry.
Formlabs Dental recently announced the launch of its digital denture solution onto the European market. With this initiative, dental professionals are further empowered to stretch the boundaries of prosthetic dentistry.

DENTURE BASE

Description:        Denture Base Resin can be used to 3D print denture bases that are both biocompatible and suitable for long-term use.

Applications:      Final denture base for 3D printed teeth Try-in dentures.

Colours:               DP (dark pink), LP (light pink), RP (red or reddish pink), OP (original pink).

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DENTURE TEETH

Description:     Denture Teeth Resin will 3D print biocompatible teeth for long-term use in the mouth.

Applications:    Final denture teeth

Colours:             A1, A2, A3, A3.5, B1, B2 (Classic VITA Shades).

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WEBINAR

Digital Dentures: 3D Printing Workflow and Characterisation

In this webinar, Formlabs Dental Solutions Engineer Bernhard von Oppeln MDT offers an overview of the digital workflow process for printing and producing dentures, alongside a demonstration of characterisation techniques for the best results. Register Now!

The Digital Denture Workflow

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Dentures Scanning: Scanning

A desktop laboratory scanner is used to collect the patient’s anatomy by scanning the fully articulated poured model and wax-rim.

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Design of Dentures: Designing

The scan data is imported into CAD software so that the denture can be designed digitally.

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Printing Dentures: 3D Printing

Import the denture base and teeth designs into Formlabs’ nesting software, PreForm, to prepare them for printing. Then, quickly and easily send them to a Formlabs printer.

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Dentures Preparation: Preparation

The printed parts are washed using Form Wash. The supports can then be removed.

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Dentures Assembly: Assembly

The teeth are inserted into the base of the denture and tacked in place. Form Cure is used to post-cure the denture in order to bond all parts together.

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Denture Finishing: Finishing

Use pumice to polish at low speeds then hi-shine polish compound to polish at high speeds before carrying out the final steps in quality control.

Read Our Application Guide Here!

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