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Case study on digital overdentures

Implant overdenture by combining scanning, CAD and smile design software


Digital dentures done right

If there ever was a beautiful case of a modern denturist using multiple advanced technologies to take on a highly complex case, this is it.

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Learn how to handle this complex procedure in the easiest possible way, by using state-of-the-art intraoral scanning, virtual smile design software and 3D printing and milling technology.


How the patient's lower and upper jaw, as well as the bite registration, are scanned using an intraoral scanner.

Using the smile library

How the “Fabulous Smile Library” was used to, together with the patient, find the right smile.

Time saved

How they saved at least 50% of the time in both the clinical and lab phases by collecting all the information during the first consultation and combining the different options in the design.

Combining steps

How they saved the patient three appointments by using the TRIOS scanner and combining several steps in the design.

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About Germen Versteeg, Denturist

Germen Versteeg is a denturist with 18 years of experience. With a degree from the Dutch Health Tech Academy, followed by a Masterclass for the full denture, and a denturist degree from the HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht, he is a key opinion leader for several dental companies.

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