Guided implant scanning: A procedure for improving the accuracy of implant-supported complete-arch fixed dental prostheses.

Computer-aided design and computer-aided manufacturing (CAD-CAM) has been used for nearly all types of prostheses in recent years,1,2 and digital intraoral scans are steadily replacing conventional impressions.


Miguel Gómez-Polo, DDS, PhD, Juan Ballesteros, DDS, Pedro Perales-Padilla, IE, Pedro Perales-Pulido, CMD, Cristina Gómez-Polo, DDS, PhD, Rocío Ortega, DDS, PhDf