3D Digital Scans for Your Teeth
If you are an adult who had braces as a child, you may remember having “goopy” molds taken. [insert photo of alginate impression]. These molds were called alginate impressions and chances are, they were not the most enjoyable part of your orthodontic experience.
In a nutshell, 3D digital scanners do exactly what molds did, but without the “goop,” bad taste, gagging, mess, and the anxiety many patients experience with molds. In fact, scanners do everything better than “goopy” molds: