Diagnostic Denture Set-up for a CBCT Implant Guide
Jerry Ragle, CDT
Two things are needed for diagnostics on a Guided Sugical case when a patient is currently wearing a denture and will be restored with an Implant Hybrid or Implant Bridgework.
Upload Dicom Files as separate files using the Dual Scan method.
2. Clinical Digital Scan or Traditional Impression Protocols
Digital Scans: (1) Edentulous Ridge (If an upper include as much of the palate as possible), (2) Antagonist, (3) Bite Scan and (4) Full Scan of the denture itself.
Trios Denture Scan Technique (Although for Trios same technique for other scanners)
Traditional Impression, or Model: (1)Edentulous Ridge, (2) Antagonist, (3) Blu Mousee Bite and (4) the denture itself, or an impression of the denture in place exposing landmarks that will correlate to the Edentulous model.