Diagnostic Wax-up

 August 3, 2019

It can be difficult to communicate to your patients exactly what you have planned for their total smile restoration. Diagnostic Wax-ups can become a key tool in your overall case planning and communication. And the beautiful wax-ups created by the artisans at Reliable Arts will show your patients exactly what you have in mind and increase the acceptance rate of your planned treatments.

Beyond patient communication, Diagnostic Wax-ups are invaluable for their ability to help when considering bite relations, occlusal schemes and vertical and horizontal planes.

Required Case Material
  • Upper and lower impressions or models
  • Bite registration
Indications
  • Crowns, Veneers, Bridges, Full Arches
Preparation Requirement
  • Patients can see a preview of their case before it is completed; Visibly shows changes such as gingival re-contouring, crown length, anatomy and occlusion
  • Chairside temporaries can be made when used as a putty matrix
  • Improved preparation design when using clear thermoformed prep guide
Technical Information
  • When you receive your case simply reline the temporaries chair-side using jet acrylic for an esthetic long-term provisional option
  • Use temporary cement on your temporaries