Posted on Tuesday, February 28, 2017
SAN JOSE, CA -- Align Technology, Inc. has expanded workflow options for the iTero intraoral scanner by announcing the availability of a digital workflow for Nobel Biocare implants. iTero customers can now order Nobel Biocare implant cases through their dental labs. Dental labs can now order NobelProcera® single-unit restorations for their doctors, when using NobelProcera's open access partnership with Elos scan bodies and 3Shape's Dental Designer software.
Elos Accurate® scan bodies are specifically made for digital scanners and are compatible with multiple implant platforms, including those of Nobel Biocare. Now a full selection of Elos Accurate® scan bodies are available on iTero scanners. Incorporating NobelProcera's implant- and cement-based single-unit portfolio and Elos Medtech's quality scan bodies further enhances iTero's growing presence within the restorative dental market.
"Integrating the digital workflow of our market leading iTero scanners with Nobel Biocare implants and Elos Medtech scan bodies is a natural fit and enables all parties involved to deliver restorative solutions to the dental community at the highest standard possible," said Raphael Pascaud, Align Technology chief marketing officer. "Align is delighted to work with Nobel Biocare and Elos Medtech to offer dental practices, surgical specialists, and laboratories advanced digital workflows that enhance their patient care and improve clinical outcomes. We will continue our ongoing collaboration to further expand workflow options for customers in the future."
The Nobel Biocare implant workflow option is now available on the iTero scanner in North America and Europe. For more information, please visit https://www.itero.com/en-us/products/restorative_ecosystem.