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Comment: Re:Just when I thought (Score 2) 103

by DrData99 (#41312387) Attached to: Injured Bald Eagle Gets New 3-D Printed Beak

State of the art dentistry uses CAD/CAM. 3D imaging creates base model which is tweaked by dental technician then created in an automatic milling machine. Takes about 45 minutes and eliminates a second visit (think one round of anesthesia).

Not sure that 3D printing could make anything nearly as strong as necessary for a tooth.

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