SICAT Endo FAQ

SICAT Endo

SICAT ENDO & ACCESSGUIDE

 

What is required for the 2D/3D integration in SICAT Endo?

  • • Dentsply Sirona 3D X-ray system
  • • Dentstply Sirona Schick33 sensor images
  • • SICAT Endo Software
  • This feature cannot be used with phosphor plate technology.

Is the use of 2D/3D integration mandatory for treatment planning in SICAT Endo?

No, only a 3D dataset is mandatory for the planning of guided root canal access. The integration of 2D images is a valuable option which simplifies diagnostics.

Can I use eccentric IO images for the 2D – 3D integration?

No, the matching algorithm of SICAT Endo needs orthogonal images to ensure the best matching results.

Can I match optical impression other than CEREC?

Yes, within the SICAT SUITE 1.4 STL, SSI and SIXD files can be matched.

What do I do if I don’t have an optical camera or scanner?

Alternatively, you can send stone models to SICAT. This option can be chosen in the order wizard.

Is it possible to visualize files in SICAT Endo?

No, files are not shown, but the curvature of the root canals is clearly visualized.

Is it possible to create a report?

Yes, screenshots and annotations can be summarized and exported as PDF.

Is a network license available for SICAT Endo? How many licenses do I get?

There is no network license available for SICAT Endo. You will get a total of three full SICAT Endo licenses which allows you to simultaneously work with the software from three different computers.

Which kind of drills can be ordered at SICAT?

The specific drills have a diameter of 1.2 mm and are available with a length of 16 mm and 24 mm.

Is it possible to order the specific drills directly in the software?

Yes. When ordering the SICAT ACCESSGUIDE, you will directly select drills and add them to your order. A larger quantity of drills can be ordered separately in the SICAT shop.

Can I use one guide for multiple canals in one tooth?

No, SICAT will send you multiple guides and will only charge $30 for each additional guide for the same tooth.

How much is a SICAT ACCESSGUIDE?

One guide is $175 including one sleeve. For each additional guide for the same tooth SICAT will charge $30.

Can I use a rubber dam during the guided treatment?

Yes, this is possible. Please check the instructions for use of SICAT ACCESSGUIDE for further details.

Can I use the SICAT ACCESSGUIDE in combination with my files?

No, the SICAT ACCESSGUIDE is used for the minimal-invasive preparation of the root canal access.

Can I mill or print the guide in my office?

No, it is not possible to mill or print the guide in your office.

Can I use the SICAT ACCESSGUIDE in the molar region?

This depends on the mouth opening of the patient and should be checked individually for each patient before ordering a SICAT ACCESSGUIDE.

How accurate is the SICAT ACCESSGUIDE?

SICAT guarantees and documents production accuracy of less than 500 µm at the end of your planned drill path, for every fabricated SICAT ACCESSGUIDE.

Is it possible to sterilize the SICAT ACCESSGUIDE?

A sterilization of the SICAT ACCESSGUIDE is not possible. Please check the instructions for use of SICAT ACCESSGUIDE on how to handle the guide.

Is it possible to plan a SICAT ACCESSGUIDE in Galileos Implant?

No, the only software to plan and order a SICAT ACCESSGUIDE is SICAT Endo.

How long is the production time of a SICAT ACCESSGUIDE?

The maximum production time for a SICAT ACCESSGUIDE is 6 working days, starting from the date SICAT receives all information and materials required.

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Hotline: +49 (0)228-854697-12

Email: sgl@sicat.com

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