A radiographic template is a rigid acrylic appliance which fits over a patients existing teeth and tissue. It represents the teeth to be restored and includes radiopaque markers for registering the template in the CBCT.
The correct design of template is essential. The material thickness, correct placement of radiopaque markers, density of material and adequate tooth coverage are all important factors.
In order to construct a template we take a digital impression and from the data a technician will the construct the template, this process takes around 5 working days.