Forward-thinking orthodontic laboratories are finding ways to optimize their businesses and dental offerings to their clientele through digital orthodontic dentistry and 3D printing. Orthodontic laboratories can decrease labor-intensive and time-costly practices by adopting 3D printing, as well as increase profitability and efficiency. This paper will highlight and demonstrate the benefits of dental digitalization and 3D printing in the orthodontic setting, as well as provide a case study of how a progressive orthodontic laboratory is reaping the rewards.

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