Acta Scientific Dental Sciences (ISSN: 2581-4893)

Review Article Volume 4 Issue 7

3D Printing: Towards the Future of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Marwa G Noureldin* and Noha Y Dessoky

Lecturer, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Alexandria University, Egypt

*Corresponding Author: Marwa G Noureldin, Lecturer, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Alexandria University, Egypt.

Received: June 20, 2020; Published: June 30, 2020



This descriptive review focuses on the advanced revolution of the 3D printing technology in the field of oral and maxillofacial surgery (OMFS). This technology is now trending and growing popular throughout the different aspects of the specialty to include oral and maxillofacial diagnosis, treatment planning, surgical interventions and novel tissue engineering. Moreover, it has an interesting prospect in education and training of dental students.

Keywords: 3D Printing; 3D Planning; Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; Tissue Engineering; Education



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Citation: Marwa G Noureldin and Noha Y Dessoky. “3D Printing: Towards the Future of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery”. Acta Scientific Dental Sciences 4.7 (2020): 107-114.

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