CAD/CAM: an essential partner in modern dentistry Introduction: A brief history Initially developed in the aeronautical and automobile industry in the 1960s, in order to standardise the production of routine, repetitive forms, CAD/CAM’s dentistry application was considered an ambitious and somewhat fanciful project, each prosthetic piece being unique and specific to the individual patient. In 1973, François Duret had...

Cone Beam : the Gold Standard in dental surgery Introduction  Establishing an accurate dental implant diagnostic involves a painstaking clinical examination, often supplemented by additional radiological exams.  Cone Beam or CBCT (Cone Beam Computed Tomography), and also known as digital cone beam volumetric tomography, is a rapidly growing 3D sectional imaging technique. It can be harnessed to explore...