How can you make your technician’s job easier?
Ask them to assess your impressioning abilities
Buying an intraoral scanner doesn’t solve all your problems straight away. However, after a few weeks of perfecting my scanning technique, my scans became usable every single time without having to ask my technician to ‘make it right somehow’.
Digital Impression top tips:
- Capture 2mm to 4mm of gingival tissue
- Follow the manufacturer’s guidelines for ortho/arch scanning
- Accurate bite with the patient in centric occlusion (do not allow patient to bite edge-to-edge).