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In-clinic Production with Dental 3D Printing

What if you could quickly produce precise solutions for your patients in your clinic?

With 3D Printing, you can bring your entire workflow in-house, save money on lab bills, and open the door to same-day dentistry.

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The Power of 3D Printing in Dentistry

With a 3D printer in your clinic, you can create precise dental models, surgical guides, removable appliances, and even temporary restorations with unmatched speed and accuracy.

You'll cut down on the delays and costs that come with outsourcing work, save valuable time and get more control over the production process.

You can make real-time adjustments and deliver truly personalized solutions tailored to each patient's unique needs. 

3D printing is taking over dentistry. Stay competitive by offering modern solutions that your patients expect. 

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Benefits of 3D Printing in Dentistry


3D printing offers unparalleled precision, ensuring dental restorations and appliances fit perfectly, improving patient comfort and treatment outcomes.

Save On Costs

By streamlining the manufacturing process and reducing waste, 3D printing can help dental practices save on material costs and increase efficiency.


With 3D printing, dental products can be tailored to each patient's unique oral anatomy, resulting in a more personalised and effective treatment approach.

Fast Turn-Around

Traditional manufacturing methods often involve multiple steps and outsourcing, leading to longer wait times for patients. 3D printing allows for on-site production, significantly reducing lead times.


3D printing technology can be used to create a wide range of dental products, from simple crowns and bridges to intricate surgical guides and orthodontic appliances.

Reduced Inventory

With 3D printing, dental practices can produce products on-demand, reducing the need for extensive inventory and storage space.

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3D Printing & Guided Implant Surgery

Dr. Ahmad Al-Hassiny will teach you everything you need to know about 3D printing and how to implement it within your implantology workflow for a stress-free surgery with predictable results. This live webinar replay has been edited and optimised for your viewing convenience.

3D Printing vs Milling

Dr. Ahmad Al-Hassiny compares 3D printing & milling for dentistry, analyzing differences in cost, workflow, applications & more while advising on printer selection based on intended resin uses

Why Bother with Digital Dentistry - Everything you need to know!

Unravel the future of dentistry with Dr. Ahmad Al-Hassiny! Learn and understand digital transformation, from intraoral scanning & 3D printing to the role of AI. Elevate your practice today with tips on how to get started!

A Deep Dive Into The World Of Clear Aligners - 3Shape Webinars

Learn clear aligner treatments with 3Shape digital workflows. Get expert tips on attachments, staging, and troubleshooting from Sokratis Gonidis. Transform your practice with predictable, stunning results.

The Practitioner's Guide to Digital Dentures - 3Shape Webinars

Master digital dentures with intraoral scanners and revolutionary workflows. Elevate your practice, improve patient care, and embrace the future of dentistry with this comprehensive course led by renowned practitioner Leif Svensson.

AI and the Future of Digital Dentistry and How it Will Change Your Practice

Discover how AI is revolutionizing dental practice! Explore the shift to digital workflows and how AI makes the adoption of CAD/CAM easier than ever before. Watch this webinar replay now!

Whatever Your Indication

3D printing can help you bring the production of a range of indications in-house, saving you money and speeding up the treatment process.

Dental Models

Surgical Guides

Aligners & Nightguards

Crowns & Bridges


Digital VS Analog

Digital dentistry helps you streamline workflows, reduce chair time, and provide patients with an unparalleled experience.

Digital impression systems eliminate the mess, discomfort, and inaccuracies of traditional putty impressions, allowing for precise digital models.

CAD/CAM same-day crowns cut out the need for multiple appointments and temporary restorations.

Cone beam CT imaging offers incredibly detailed 3D scans for improved diagnostic abilities and surgical planning.

From digital smile design to guided implant surgery, digital dentistry empowers your team to work with unprecedented accuracy and efficiency.

Efficiency & Profit VS Time Digital Dentistry

Experience faster growth in your career and accelerate your practice by utilizing digital dentistry.

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Dental 3D Printer Review 2024

iDD's objective review of the most popular printers on the market.

3D Printing Overview

A quick overview of 3D printing in dentistry - from the different technologies to file formats.

Dental Models

Familiarize yourself with the steps involved in 3D printing dental models.

Dental Splints & Nightguards

Explore the workflow of 3D printing dental splints and night guards.

Dental Surgical Guides

Discover the process of how to 3D print implant surgical guides.

Dental Crown Restorations

Dive into the process of 3D printing dental crown restorations.

Characterizing Monolithic Restorations

This comprehensive guide is an additional resource for those who want to master processing and finishing CAD/CAM restorations.

Chairside Zirconia

Dive into the essentials of chair-side zirconia applications, techniques, and advancements.

Want To Dive Deeper in Dental 3D Printing?

In-depth courses to optimize and maximize return on your digital dentistry workflows.

3D Printing Course

3D printing is taking dentistry by storm.

If you are not beginning to migrate to an in-house workflow that features 3D Printing - you risk being left behind by your peers.

Learn how to adopt an in-house 3D printing workflow, to bring production inside your clinic, cut down turnaround times and reduce your reliance on external labs.

Digital Implantology Course

If you're currently practising implantology, leveraging digital techniques could be a gamechanger.

With digital implantology, you'll see shorter procedures, safer surgeries. and less stress because you'll have more predictable outcomes.

Digital Smile Design Course

Want to significantly improve your case acceptance?

Smile Design is a crucial tool in a dentist’s arsenal.

With it, you can massively increase cosmetic case acceptance, improve your treatment planning and patient communication and increase your clinic’s revenue.

Materials Processing Course

Imagine if you could process all types of CAD/CAM materials in-house and produce lab-quality finishes in less time.

Whether you are a dentist, DA or technician, learn how to process all materials including zirconia, a material that demands a deep understanding of its strengths, weaknesses, indications, and contraindications. From pre-sintering coloring to post-sintering techniques, you will gain invaluable knowledge to ensure flawless execution.

Take a comprehensive look at the diverse array of CAD/CAM materials available, their unique properties, pros and cons, and the clinical indications that govern their application. 

Gain Live Hands-on Experience

Learn from masters in digital dentistry and experienced surgical dentists, in person.

Master Scanning and 3D Printing in your Dental Clinic

Master Scanning and 3D Printing in Your Clinic is for anyone who wants to get started with intraoral scanning and 3D printing but isn't sure where to begin.

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