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Desktop Health launches Einstein, one of the most accurate dental 3D printers to date, and Flexcera Smile Ultra+ resin, an FDA 510(k) cleared Class 2 medical device for permanent and printable dental restorations

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Desktop Health, a healthcare business within Desktop Metal, Inc. (NYSE: DM) committed to developing 3D printing solutions for personalized medicine, today announced the commercial launch of the Einstein series, a family of high precision 3D printers designed for dental professionals, and FlexceraSmile Ultra+, one of the strongest dental resins to receive FDA clearance for permanent use. With this powerful combination of 3D printer and materials, dental professionals have the tools they need to deliver precise, 3D printable smiles customized for each patient for permanent and temporary dental restorations across a wide range of applications. .

“The Einstein 3D Printer, together with our next-generation Flexcera Smile Ultra+ resin, is a major breakthrough for the dental community,” said Michael Jafar, President and CEO of Desktop Health. “The combination of advanced resin science and 3D printing technology provides superior strength, aesthetics and durability. A dentist can now print veneers, bridges, crowns, dentures, inlays, onlays and more in minutes. Beautiful, functional same-day dentures with ceramic-like strength are now possible – with the added benefit of reducing patient wait times from weeks to hours.

Einstein series

Leveraging Digital Light Processing (DLP) technology, the Einstein printer is engineered with proprietary NanoFit 385 technology to ensure that every application delivers a precise fit and natural-looking finish with stunning clarity. Equipped with Hyperprint technology to harness the power of heat and a closed-loop software upgrade, the Einstein printer now delivers exceptional accuracy with speeds up to 50% faster than its predecessor.

The Einstein series is available in multiple 3D printing solutions to meet specific customer needs, from clinicians to labs. The Einstein printer, combined with proprietary resin science and technology, is designed to deliver the key features essential for superior 3D printing: precision, speed, and versatility.

The Einstein series includes:

  • The Einstein, designed for general dentists, allowing chairside printing;

  • The Einstein Pro, designed for small dental labs and specialists; and

  • The Einstein Pro XL designed for high production dental labs offering the largest build envelope in the series.

Flexcera Smile Ultra+

First introduced in 2020 as Flexcera Smile for temporary dental applications, the next generation of Flexcera Smile Ultra+ is an FDA 510(k) approved Class 2 medical device for permanent and printable dental restorations. It has been formulated with the strength of ceramic coupled with long chain chemistry to ensure ideal properties. When used in tandem with Einstein 3D printers, dental providers can now print same-day smiles, including crowns, bridges, veneers, full and partial dentures.

Harnessing the power of NanoFit 385 technology, Flexcera Smile Ultra+ dentures have been shown to have an average 43% better marginal fit than a competitor.

For the first time in dental prosthetics, Flexcera resins offer:

  • High tensile strength, three times more tensile strength than some competitive resins;

  • Moisture resistance to prevent staining or fading, twice as strong as leading competitive formulation; and

  • An overall natural esthetic that provides realistic dental translucency and a natural-looking smile, providing the perfect blend of comfort, strength and flexibility.

“As a dental professional, I see first-hand how personalizing 3D printing for healthcare is impacting my patients,” said Dr. August de Oliveira, DDS, an innovator in digital dentistry on same day with a private practice in Encino, CA. “Patients care about the procedures offered by their dentists, and many are now considering switching to a dentist who uses more advanced technology. For me, the combination of the Einstein 3D printer and Flexcera Smile Ultra+ resin will help this industry finally deliver applications with stunning clarity, a perfect, custom fit, and an incredibly natural finish for models, dentures, and everything. the rest.

For more information on the Einstein Series and Flexcera Smile Ultra+, dental professionals and consumers should visit www.dental.desktophealth.com.

About Desktop Integrity

Desktop Health, a healthcare company within Desktop Metal and based in Newport Beach, Calif., leverages additive manufacturing and advanced materials to personalize patient care. Desktop Health is vertically integrated to develop, manufacture and market applications in a range of healthcare specialties, including dental, medical and biomanufacturing. For more information on Desktop Health, visit www.desktophealth.com.

About Desktop Metal

Desktop Metal, Inc., based in Burlington, Massachusetts, is accelerating manufacturing transformation with a broad portfolio of 3D printing solutions from rapid prototyping to mass production. Founded in 2015 by leaders in advanced manufacturing, metallurgy and robotics, the company is addressing the unmet challenges of speed, cost and quality to make additive manufacturing an essential tool for engineers and manufacturers around the world. Desktop Metal was selected as one of the World’s 30 Most Promising Technology Pioneers by the World Economic Forum, named to MIT Technology Review’s 50 Smartest Companies list, and winner of Fast Company’s 2021 Innovation by Design Award in Materials and Fast Company’s Next Big Things in Tech Award for Sustainability. For more information, visit www.desktopmetal.com.

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