Providing a Usable Impression

Be sure to use this checklist when submitting a FirstFit case to ensure your impression is viable: ✓ Full upper and lower impressions and a bite registration are needed to ensure proper occlusion and articulation. ✓ Follow the manufacturer’s instructions for use. Use a high-quality Poly Ether or Polyvinyl Siloxane such as Clinician’s Choice® Affinity read more.

A tie between 3D printing and teeth preparation

I believe that dentistry is about to go through another major leap with the applications of 3D printing. For example, soon we will be able to print restorations as well as many types of removable appliances. 3D printed guides are already available for the placement of implants, but what may surprise you is that now read more.

New Technology to Revolutionize Dentistry

Don’t you wish you had more time in a day? How would you use that time? How many more patients would you be able to see? With FirstFit technology you can fit more time and more appointments in a day because it’s the blueprint for successful restorations every single time on the first try. What read more.

6 Reasons You Should Choose FirstFit

Single Visit Dentistry The prep guides allow you to prep and seat in up to 50% less chair time than a traditional restoration. Prepping and seating in the same appointment means you can eliminate the need for temporaries. Minimally Invasive Technology The 3D printed guides provide you with step-by-step guidance through tooth preparation enabling you read more.

How Does FirstFit Work?

How does FirstFit work? Standard impressions, or digital impressions, and bite registrations are taken and sent to a FirstFit Lab. A FirstFit software designer then designs a prep for the tooth and creates a bridge or crown around the preparation. Reduction guides are then created to mirror the designed preparation. You receive these guides and read more.

What Is FirstFit Technology?

  Don’t you wish you had more time in a day? How would you use that time? How many more patients would you be able to see? With FirstFit technology you can fit more time and more appointments in a day because this system is the blueprint for successful restorations every single time on the read more.

FirstFit Frequently Asked Questions

Can I use my own handpiece? No. The FirstFit handpiece has been specifically designed with the correct torque and is the only one suitable for this technique. The guide has turned yellow. Now what? The color of the guides does not matter and have been proven to be bio-compatible. What type of impression do you read more.

11 Simple Steps for Cementing FirstFit Restorations

Follow these 11 simple steps to ensure proper cementation of a FirstFit restoration. Isolate the prepared teeth Apply the phosphoric etchant for approximately 15 seconds on the enamel Thoroughly rinse the restoration with water Suction off any humidity Gently apply a layer of chlorhexidine Suction off any remaining humidity Apply MDP containing adhesive such as read more.

FirstFit Step By Step By Appointment

  At this point you have found great FirstFit candidates and feeling confident in using the FirstFit guided prosthetics delivery system. You’re ready to get started! We will take you through step by step instructions of the procedure broken down by the two appointments. First Appointment: Take an Impression/Digital Scan 1. Take a clear PVS read more.

Get Started Using FirstFit in 6 Steps

So you attended a FirstFit training course and successfully completed your certification – congratulations! You may be wondering where you should start before introducing this technology to your practice and your patients. At the end of the course, you should have received your FirstFit starter kit. In your starter kit, you will find: • FirstFit read more.