A guide to selecting a milling machine

April 11, 2017
Kristen Mott

Kristen Mott is the associate editor for Dental Products Report and Digital Esthetics.

A snapshot of some of the top milling machines in the market today.

A snapshot of some of the top milling machines in the market today. Purchasing a dental milling machine is a big-and often confusing-decision. From dry or wet milling to chairside or high-tech laboratory mills, the options appear to be endless.

Purchasing a dental milling machine is a big-and often confusing-decision. From dry or wet milling to chairside or high-tech laboratory mills, the options appear to be endless.

These machines are constantly evolving and utilizing the latest technology and software to provide dentists and lab technicians with efficient, quality results. Many are compatible with CAD/CAM software options and a variety of materials in order to provide greater flexibility. Before making a decision, keep in mind your overall budget, specifications you require and which materials you prefer to use.

Click through the slides to take a look at some of the newest and best milling machines available in the dental market.