Acta Scientific Dental Sciences (ASDS)(ISSN: 2581-4893)

Review Article Volume 7 Issue 11

3D-Printing in Fixed Prosthodontics: Lights and Shadows

Ines Azouzi*, Dalenda Hadyaoui, Rym Kallala, Yosra Gassara, Emna Boudabbous and Belhssan, Harzallah

Department of Dental Medicine, Military Hospital of Tunis, University of Monastir, Tunisia

*Corresponding Author: Ines Azouzi, Department of Dental Medicine, Military Hospital of Tunis, University of Monastir, Tunisia

Received: September 26, 2023; Published: October 26, 2023


Three-dimensional printing is an advanced additive manufacturing technology based on computer-aided design (CAD) digital models that has gained widespread acceptance in dentistry. It is highly efficient, reproducible, and provides fast and accurate results in an affordable manner, compared to conventional (lost-wax technique) and subtractive computer numeric controlled methods.

Nowadays, 3D printing is experiencing rapid development. It is often described as the key technology of the next industrial revolution. The aim of this work is to explain its principle and to provide an up-to-date overview of the current materials, diverse techniques as well as its application in dental fixed prosthodontics.

Keywords: 3D-Printing; Prosthodontics; Shadows


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Citation: Ines Azouzi., et al. “3D-Printing in Fixed Prosthodontics: Lights and Shadows".Acta Scientific Dental Sciences 7.11 (2023): 59-64.


Copyright: © 2023 Pooja Gopal Choudhary., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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