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Publication numberWO2006050358 A3
Publication typeApplication
Application numberPCT/US2005/039475
Publication date5 Oct 2006
Filing date1 Nov 2005
Priority date5 Nov 2004
Also published asUS7357634, US20060099547, US20080138760, WO2006050358A2
Publication numberPCT/2005/39475, PCT/US/2005/039475, PCT/US/2005/39475, PCT/US/5/039475, PCT/US/5/39475, PCT/US2005/039475, PCT/US2005/39475, PCT/US2005039475, PCT/US200539475, PCT/US5/039475, PCT/US5/39475, PCT/US5039475, PCT/US539475, WO 2006/050358 A3, WO 2006050358 A3, WO 2006050358A3, WO-A3-2006050358, WO2006/050358A3, WO2006050358 A3, WO2006050358A3
InventorsPeter G Knopp
ApplicantAlign Technology Inc, Peter G Knopp
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: Patentscope, Espacenet
Systems and methods for substituting virtual dental appliances
WO 2006050358 A3
Abstract
Systems and methods are disclosed for performing virtual treatment using one or more dental appliances by receiving a digital model of a dental appliance; selecting a standard position and orientation; and mapping the digital model of the dental appliance to the standard position and orientation.
Patent Citations
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US6409504 *14 May 199925 Jun 2002Align Technology, Inc.Manipulating a digital dentition model to form models of individual dentition components
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US20060093992 *2 Nov 20044 May 2006Huafeng WenMethod and apparatus for manufacturing and constructing a physical dental arch model
Classifications
International ClassificationA61C3/00, A61C11/00
Cooperative ClassificationA61C7/146, A61C7/002
European ClassificationA61C7/14P
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