At 3M, we discover and innovate in nearly every industry to help solve problems around the world.
March 15, 2017
Mobile tablets, a commonplace in many aspects of clinical practice in health care settings, have arrived in the dental industry with the introduction of the 3M™ Mobile True Definition Scanner, a one-of-a-kind tablet-based intraoral scanner that fits in your hand.
February 27, 2017
The latest improvement in a series of ongoing innovations. The newly developed tip bar offers more angulation control, when used in combination with the 3M™ AlastiK™ Lingual Ligatures* – setting a new standard for completely aesthetic, comfortable and individually customized orthodontic options. * Data on File
September 01, 2015
Explore aesthetic treatment for extraction cases, a study of bond failure rates, TAD assisted distalisation, and targeted mechanics with CAD/CAM.
May 01, 2015
Discover aesthetic treatment options, see the latest improvements in buccal tubes, and get more efficient treatment with the articles in this issue.
February 08, 2016
Eight 3M orthodontic products have won Townie Choice Awards. Winners include APC™ Flash-Free Adhesive; Transbond™ Plus Self-Etching Primer; Ortholux™ Luminous Curing Light; Forsus™ Class II Correctors; Coil Springs, Molar Bands and Button Attachments. Orthotown magazine “community members” vote and favourites earn the awards.
May 01, 2016
The May 2016 issue highlights four cases using Clarity™ ADVANCED Ceramic Brackets and looks at the advantages of SmartClip™ SL3 Brackets with improved clips.
September 01, 2016
Victory Series™ Low Profile Brackets with APC™ Flash-Free Adhesive will be available in Australia and New Zealand from October 2016, complementing this 3M line of best-selling metal brackets with best-in-class bonding efficiency. APC Flash-Free Adhesive allows users to move directly from bracket placement to bracket cure without removing adhesive flash.
August 01, 2016
Enhancements to the ligating clips on SmartClip™ SL3 Self-Ligating Brackets offer improved rotational control and reduced forces required for archwire engagement and disengagement. The improvements are designed to enhance treatment efficiency and increase patient comfort during archwire changes.