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3D printing in orthodontics: A practical guide to printer technology and selection

Published:October 13, 2022DOI:https://doi.org/10.1053/j.sodo.2022.10.006

      Abstract

      The utilization of 3D printing technologies in orthodontics is expanding on a daily basis. While much has been written about the technology, the costs and involvement of setup and implementation in the office has not had as much exposure. This article is intended to compare the costs of various printer setups and the associated degree of difficulty of assembly, setup, calibration, and maintenance of the machine in an orthodontic office.
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