Dental Diagnostic Wax-up

Let your patient visualise their treatment outcome.
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Diagnostics Wax-up Overview

Diagnostic Wax-up dentistry involves creating wax casts that replicate exactly the final outcomes of a range of treatments. SCD can also precisely mould wax-ups to show how both crowns and veneers will fit.


  • Powerful patient communication tool.
  • Visual aid for determination of final aesthetics.
  • Enables the patient to visualise possible changes to shape and alignment of teeth and how they’ll fit with the soft tissue.
  • Template for adequate tooth preparation and final restorations.
  • Quick fabrication of excellent provisional restorations.


  • Suitable for when moderate to significant cosmetic changes will occur.
  • A systematic approach to complex case management.
  • Once the dentist and patient are satisfied with the diagnostic Wax-up, it becomes the foundation for the treatment.