Call us. We are happy to help with all aspects of implementing digital study models into your practice. We will email you a “Starter Kit”, which will give clear instructions complete with step-by-step pictures detailing how to install the Orthoviewer software, receive cases, and navigate the Orthoviewer.
The software is free! The only cost to you is 10-15 minutes of your time for setup and walk through.
We accept both types of records.
Any material will work. If you use alginate, wrap the impression in a damp towel.
Any type of tray will work, however, trays specifically designed for orthodontics will capture the muscle structure within the vestibule.
Another advantage of digital study models over traditional soaped stone models is the return time. Digital study models will be available for you to view 3-5 days after we have received your models or impressions.
You will receive an email containing a link to your case.
Box.com is a HIPPA compliant software that makes sharing large files between the lab and your office easy and secure.
Enclosed in each folder file is a “.stl” 3D file and a printable PDF file. After you save your case, it is available to be seen with your Orthoviewer. The PDF includes six views of the case in a 1:1 ratio.
An '.stl' is a file extension that stands for Stereolithography. This is the file type that can be produced by orthodontic scanners.
Each case takes up between 3 and 6 megabytes.
Your digital study models .stl file can be saved on your system for you to keep as long as you wish.
If you send a bite, it will only give better results. Any type of bite is accepted.
Digital study models integrate with most Ortho Software Management systems including OrthoTrac and Dolphin.
Absolutely! With our free OrthoViewer software, you can freely rotate, flip and zoom in on the models. You can also measure tooth size and arch width.
The OrthoViewer is very user-friendly. In a short time, you will be rotating models, checking occlusion and measuring arch width and length. We will send you a guide detailing all the Orthoviewer functions.
Both the Standard and Premium digital study models are mounted on ABO study model bases. The Standard option does not include digital repair of model blemishes such as large holes and broken teeth.