Dr. Mak states that the simplification of clinical protocols, increased accuracy over conventional analogue techniques, and improved patient comfort and outcomes are compelling reasons for a full digital workflow.
PREVIEW OF THE CASE
Diagnostic record collation and treatment planning phase. Intraoral scans and the DICOM CBCT data assimilated and superimposed in 3Shape Implant Studio software.
Implant planning based on the restorative perspective. Merged files create an accurate virtual rendering for the digital planning of the implant placement from a restorative perspective.
Surgical guide designed and 3D printed. A surgical guide with the planned 3-D implant positioning is designed in 3Shape Implant Studio software and 3D printed.
Clinical phase of treatment. Day of surgery clinical procedures described in case study.