Description of the App “PEP-dent”- Patient supported Esthetic Protocol
This application combines the ease of use of a standard application with the power of a multifunctional software.
This application is made for the whole field of restorative dentistry, dental technicians and other involved disciplines. It is a new and unique tool, which will be used in the esthetic sensitive area of dentistry, especially for the demanding task of the reconstruction of anterior teeth.
It is easy to use and based on empathic communication with the patient, indispensable for the sympathetic, interdisciplinary communication.
The PEP-dent provides no esthetic Checklists, to avoid unification of the patient, but on the contrary helps to acknowledge the facial physiognomy and uniqueness of each individual. The utilization is almost self-explanatory and can easily be integrated in the daily work with the patient. The protocol may be saved as PDF-file after the closure of the treatment and should be added to the patient’s medical history and serves also as quality assurance.
This App is free of advertisement, independent of companies or products.
•The PEP-dent attends and involves the Patient through the whole process of the treatment, starting with the diagnostic process till the finalization of the reconstruction.
•The PEP-dent motivates the patients to define their wishes and to participate active at the process of the development and decision.
•The PEP-dent is a protocol; it documents and shows circuits, contradictions and misapprehensions. In each meeting with the patient, all alterations that have been developed in collaboration with the patient will be documented with photos and videos. It is possible to switch on and off the visibility of each meeting-layer. Each step of the procedure has its own color. So, if all meeting-layers are visible you can recognize the course of the treatment and if the history is invisible, each new step can be considered as a new evaluation.
•The PEP-dent can be integrated in the established medical treatment process and aims to provide the patient with our professional support in functional and esthetic matters.
•The PEP-dent is a unique tool, easy and patient based, for the interdisciplinary communication, because all alterations that have been developed with the patient will be forwarded to all treatment team members in words, sketches, photos and video, directly after each meeting.
•The PEP-dent is a minimized form of communication between clinician and patient. But it’s simplicity allows that the patients may cognitive comprehend each single step of the treatment, to define their own thoughts and wishes and to realize them in the reconstruction. The joint developed alterations will be assessed in situ and not on a digital image blueprint.
•The PEP-dent documents the selections of the color-shade and material, the shade recipe, created by the dental technician or dentist and also all color corrections are recorded. The same applies for the layering scheme of direct composite restorations.
•The PEP-dent offers the possibility to use horizontal and vertical facial orientation lines, also drawings directly on photographic images.
•The PEP-dent recognizes the clinician and labels each meeting with name and date.
•Suitable for both right and left hand.
This application will cost you time and effort.
Both will be rewarded with fulfilled patient's expectations and treatment goals.
For further information see the manual on our website: http://pep-dent.com