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Customization Process

Patient demand for invisible, convenient and comfortable orthodontic care continues to grow. At the same time, orthodontic practices worldwide continue to search for appliance systems that can deliver predictable, effective and efficient treatment results. Finally, there is a solution.

Take PVS Impression and Wax Bite

Take PVS Impression and Wax Bite

Submit the patient's prescription via Lava™ Treatment Management Portal, or fill out a lab order form, and send with the impression and wax bite to the 3M lab in Monrovia, California.

Set Up Final Result

3M highly qualified technicians produce the setup in either a manual or digital process according to the doctor's individual prescription, based on Andrew's Six Keys*.

Digital setup for Incognito™ Lite Appliance System

Approve Setup

Doctor approves the setup to ensure brackets and wires are manufactured to deliver the final result that will meet the treatment plan.

PaperLab Order Form Case Submissions

Approve Setup

Unitek TMP Case Submissions

Incognito Appliance System Incognito Overlay Incognito Lite™
Incognito™ Appliance
System
New Overlay Capabilities Incognito Lite™ Appliance
System

Create 3D Digital Model

Create 3D Digital Model

An optical 3D scanner creates a high-resolution 3D digital model from the approved setup.

Design Brackets

Design Brackets

Bracket bases are drafted, tie-wings and hooks are adjusted and brackets are assembled on the base in the optimal position.

Manufacture Brackets

Manufacture Brackets

Brackets are printed using a Stereolithography Apparatus and then cast in gold.

Bend Archwires

Bend Archwires

Customized archwires are fabricated and bent to the final result using robotic technology.

Customize Indirect Bonding Tray

Customize Indirect Bonding Tray

Brackets are first placed on the maloccluded stone model. The model is then used to produce the indirect bonding tray.

*Daskalogiannakis J. Glossary of Orthodontic Terms: Quintessence Publishing Co. Inc. 2000.

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