Diagnostic Wax Up

Diagnostic Wax Up

Diagnostic Wax-ups are a valuable tool for any smile makeover because they give the patient an accurate preview of how their finished case will look. With this technique, Our technician removes the desired amount of tooth structure from the preoperative model and the restoration is waxed onto the patient’s actual prepped teeth.

This method accurately shows the patient, dentist and lab technician what is realistically available for the patient. The Diagnostic Wax-up also helps many patients determine if they’ll pursue treatment by comparing this Wax-up model to their existing smile.

 

 

 

Since everyone has their own opinion on what the ideal smile looks like, it is essential that your patient be pleased with the temporaries. To ensure your patients satisfaction, you can have them pick out their ideal smile from our LVI Smile Catalog. Once the ideal smile is chosen, our lab will create the wax-up according to your specifications.