Appliances: An American Dental Association
Clinical Evaluators (ACE) Panel Survey
field of dentistry is undergoing a transformation as digital dental fabrication
technologies such as 3D printing are rapidly expanding. Compared to traditional
manufacturing methods, 3D printing offers advantages such as reduced
manufacturing time, minimized material waste, and the ability to produce complex
What you will learn:
• Are dentists
using 3D printers in their practices?
• What types of cases are they being
• What are the advantages and challenges associated with its use?
Revilla-León, DDS, MSD, PhD, Kevin Frazier, DMD, EdS, Juliana da Costa DDS, MS,
William MacDonnell DDS, Violet Haraszthy DDS, MS, PhD, Jennifer Holtzman DDS,
MPH, Effie Ioannidou DDS, MDS, Jacob Park DDS, Livia Tenuta DDS, MSc, PhD, Ruth
D. Lipman, PhD , Purnima Kumar BDS, PhD, MS, Rashad Vinh, for the Council on