Using your Intraoral Scanner

DynaFlex® can accept scans taken through any intra oral scanner – including but not limited to: MEDIT i700, CEREC Omnicam, 3Shape TRIOS, Carestream CS 3500, 3M True Definition, Planmeca, and iTero.

Important Note: DynaFlex® can accept .stl files from ANY scanner. If your scanner is not listed, call 1-800-489-4020 for more info.

The Process

Step 1

Option A. Take Your Scan – Most scanners allow you to send your scans directly to DynaFlex® using your scanners drop down menu. If your scanner does not support this feature, you can manually export your scans directly to DynaFlex®. DynaFlex® can accept an .stl file from any scanner. If it’s your first time submitting a scan, please contact the 3D.Ortho department at 800-489-4020 for initial setup up instructions. Setup is quick and easy.

Option B. Take PVS Impressions – Using high quality PVS material, take impressions of the upper and lower arch, pour impressions immediately in stone or wrap the impressions with a wet paper towel and place in sealed bag for shipment to DynaFlex®.


Step 2

Complete Your Prescription –  Every case requires a DynaFlex® prescription to be completed and submitted. Download Rx.


Step 3

Option A. Digitally Submit Your Case – If your case was submitted directly from your scanner, simply email your EZ-Align® prescription to If your scanner does not have the capabilities to send the scan directly, please call and easily set up submission through our 3D.Ortho Portal.

Option B. Traditionally Submit Your Case – DynaFlex® accepts your PVS impressions or working models. If you are mailing models, please make sure to wrap each model individually to avoid any damage. All models should be marked with both the patient and doctor name for proper identification. Impressions should be disinfected prior to sending. Submit Rx through mail. It is very important to fill the prescription fully and accurately.

Important Information for Scanning Cases for SmileShare™ Clear Aligners.

When scanning your patient, always keep in mind the desired appliance and tooth movement, visualizing areas that will be incorporated in its use and fabrication. This will ensure proper turnaround time and accuracy of the fabricated appliance. Please refer to the chart below for our scanning requirements.