Riolo Orthodontics now has intraoral scanning technology

 

The 3M™ True Definition Scanner allows you to move into digital orthodontics with ease. Accurate and precise; the 3M True Definition Scanner supprts open STL files, so we can work with our orthodontic lab, design and mill chairside, or share files with other health car providers and order custom appliances such as Incognito braces behind the teeth. Because your digital impressions are generated by 3M's 3D-in-motion video technology, they'll feature extraordinary detail with industry leading accuracy — providing more control and consistency than traditional processes.Riolo orthodontics now has the ability to produce accurate digital models without messy PVS impressions using intraoral scanning.  These digital impressions serve as an initial record of the patient malocclusion, can be used to produce diagnostic digital setups as well as be used to order orthodontic appliances including custom Incognito braces behind the teeth.Read more on Riolo Orthodontics now has intraoral scanning technology…

Braces behind the teeth

The 3M Unitek True Def Scanner

 

Riolo Orthodontics is working to stay on top of the new digital technology.  We are number one provider of Incognito braces behind the teeth and now will be the only orthodontic provider in Seattle to offer these leading edge braces with the need for impressions to manufacture these custom braces.Read more on Braces behind the teeth…

Orthodontics

What is Orthodontics?

The term itself comes from two Greek words: “orthos,” which means right or correct and “odon,” which is the Greek word for tooth. Orthodontics is a “special kind” of dentistry involving the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of dental and facial irregularities. The technical term for crooked, crowded or protruding teeth is “malocclusion,” which means “bad bite.” The practice of orthodontics involves the design, application, and control of corrective appliances, commonlyRead more on Orthodontics…

Wilckodontics

 Accelerated Osteogenic Orthodontics (AOO) Procedure or Wilckodontics
Wilckodontics or AOO combines orthodontic treatment and periodontal surgery to facilitate the safe and rapid movement of teeth through the jawbone.

Accelerated Osteogenic Orthodontics (AAO) or “Wilckodontics” was developed in order to give many people the options of much shorter treatment times without comprimising treatment.  In addition, many patients present for orthodontic treatment with periodontally conpremised teeth, in these cases  orthodontic treatment can complicate exsisting periodontal issues.  Wilkodontics treatment also offers greater longer term stability of orthodontic results.Read more on Wilckodontics…