For the dental market Melotte produces more convenient and patient-friendly parts within the methodology of Direct or Solid based manufacturing using digital scanning technology. On the basis of these innovative technologies Melotte provides development, design and manufacturing assistance in order to improve oral health and implants for medical use.
Patients for whom a fixed dental bridge or implants may not be an option a removable partial denture can be a versatile comfortable way to replace multiple missing teeth. Melotte produces the metal reinforcing framework with clasps for partial dentures using Cobalt Chrome powder in the Selective Laser Melting production process, more specific “layered Manufacturing”. This method allows producing “better fit” outcome of complex geometries and reducing the patient’s waiting time to give back his/her perfect smile!