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Dr. Michael Young
August 22, 2017 | Business
CHARLESTON, S.C., U.S.: With intraoral scanning becoming increasingly prevalent in dentistry, knowing which scanner will give the best performance is essential. In a new study led by Dr. Walter Renne, from the Department of Oral Rehabilitation at the Medical University of South Carolina, researchers looked at seven scanners and analyzed their performance based on 3-D comparisons. They found that Planmeca PlanScan and 3Shape’s TRIOS performed the best.
May 26, 2017 | Business
BANGALORE, India: After having announced their joining forces to expand in the Indian dental market last autumn, W&H Managing Director Peter Malata and Planmeca President Heikki Kyöstilä officially opened the new branch office in Bangalore with a celebratory ceremony in April.
May 22, 2017 | Business
BELGRADE, Serbia: Serbian dental supply company Plast-DENT recently teamed up with Planmeca to organise a digital solutions seminar in Belgrade. Held in conjunction with the celebration of Finland’s 100 years of independence and hosted at the Embassy of Finland, the event was attended by more than 60 Serbian dental professionals and guests to learn more about the advantages of digital dentistry and to familiarise themselves with Planmeca’s technology.
March 22, 2017 | Business
On Monday night, global leader in dental manufacturing Planmeca welcomed around 700 international distributors to its Dealer Event at the Musical Dome in Cologne in Germany. In a groundbreaking and visually impressive show, participants were introduced to the company’s latest inventions, including a new CBCT unit, a lightweight oral scanner, a milling unit, state-of-the art software and an operating light. At the event, Dental Tribune Online had the opportunity to speak to Planmeca Group Senior Vice President Tuomas Lokki about the game-changing products and the Dream Clinic Show, which the company is presenting at its booth during the International Dental Show (IDS) this week.
March 13, 2017
HELSINKI, Finland/BUDAPEST, Hungary: As Finland is celebrating 100 years of its independence from the former Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic this year, the Planmeca Group has become an official partner of the country’s celebration campaign and is participating in various projects—especially to promote and support national education and research. Recently, company representatives and Hungarian medical professionals gathered at the Embassy of Finland in Budapest to pay tribute to the latest advances in Finnish health technology expertise and imaging technology.
February 16, 2017
HELSINKI, Finland: Owing to their compact size and precision, Finnish dental manufacturer Planmeca’s scanning systems have not only advanced daily dental practice in recent years, but also helped fossil research to go digital. Visiting the Finnish Museum of Natural History, the company met with prominent researchers to learn how digital technology is used to unlock the past of fossilised teeth and bones.
February 02, 2017
HELSINKI, Finland: Finnish dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca has signed a cooperation agreement with the Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa (HUS) and the University of Helsinki. According to the company, the new agreement aims to advance research and the development of new health care solutions and to facilitate sharing of information on scientific and technological developments in the industry.
January 12, 2017
HELSINKI, Finland: On 6 December 2017, Finland will look back on 100 years of independence from the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic. As its contribution to the celebrations throughout the year and to the country, Planmeca, one of the world’s largest dental equipment manufacturers, is making a “substantial” donation to Aalto University in Helsinki. In this manner, the company aims to invest in high-quality education and research.
November 21, 2016 | Business
PARIS, France: This year marks the 45th anniversary of Planmeca. Today, the specialist in 2-D, 3-D and CAD/CAM solutions is one of the global leaders in health care technologies. At ADF 2016, the company is exhibiting its innovative products. In this short interview, Area Export Manager Kare Hanttu comments on Planmeca’s past, present and future, and the significance of the French dental market for the company.