An accurate impression is essential for effective treatment planning and orthodontic care. The iTero Scanner captures captures the contours of tooth and gingival structures, producing an accurate digital orthodontic scan in just minutes.
Benefits of Teeth Scanning
ELIMINATES IMPRESSIONS, the most invasive procedure in daily orthodontic care.
SUPERIOR ACCURACY with no distortion from patient movement during set, removal of impression, or disinfection.
ONSCREEN VISUALIZATION allows for immediate adjustment to create the ideal orthodontic scan the first time.
INCREASED PATIENT COMFORT by eliminating the goop and gagging with traditional impressions.
SINGLE USE IMAGING SHIELD to ensure maximum cleanliness.
The Teeth Scanning Process
Step 1: Scanning
The orthodontic assistant scans the patient‘s dentition and palatal area if required. Our Exclusive Invisalign Integration allows you to scan patients for Invisalign services.
Step 2: Immediate Visualization
Model builds in real-time providing immediate feedback for patient and parent consultation.
Step 3: Digital Impression Review
We review the 3D digital impression for optimal treatment planning.
Step 4: Invisalign Patients
The scanning data are used for fabrication of your Invisalign aligners, with a significant reduction in fabrication time and superior fit.