Impression Examples

Examples of an impression that may cause an appliance to not fit.

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Impression Example 1
  • Not enough impression material
Impression Example 2
  • Not enough impression material
Impression Example 3
  • Not enough impression material
  • Apply balanced pressure when taking the impression
Impression Example 4
  • Tray adhesive recommended
Impression Example 5
  • Tray too small
  • Not enough material to create a roll into the vestibule

Example of a good impression

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Impression Example 6
  • Tray size is big enough to capture all teeth without missing molars or distortion from overhang
  • Enough material used to properly capture all teeth
  • All teeth appear correct without distortion, holes, tears, or bubbles

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