Technology

Technology

Crown Milling Machine

The Smile Mission

  • Dental crown milled in 30 minutes
  • No need for 2nd appointment

Typical Dental Offices

  • Dental crowns made at dental lab
  • Patient wears a temporary crown for a few weeks
  • Temporary crown’s color may not match other teeth
  • Patient returns for a second appointment
  • May have to numbed (injected) on returning visit
  • May have more drilling on 2nd visit
  • Possible 3rd, 4th. 5th_ visit if temporary crown breaks, damage to permanent tooth, or error in permanent crown.

3D Printing

The Smile Mission

  • Dentures
  • Clear Aligners
  • Models
  • Surgical Guides
  • Nightguards

Typical Dental Offices

  • Made in off site dental labs
  • Extra appointments
  • Longer waiting times
  • Additional complications
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Intraoral Scanner

The Smile Mission

  • Easy impressions
  • Saved forever digitally
  • Very accurate

Typical Dental Offices

  • Messy impression materials
  • Patients may gag
  • Higher risk of having errors
  • Can be damaged in shipping
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3D Digital X-ray

The Smile Mission

Better control of speed, torque, power, and less sound

Typical Dental Offices

Most offices use air powered chairs which have limited control and are noisier.

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Electric Dental Chair

The Smile Mission

Better control of speed, torque, power, and less sound

Typical Dental Offices

Most offices use air powered chairs which have limited control and are noisier.