A frequent question we receive at CAD-Ray is if the Medit i500 can scan edentulous arches. You can certainly introduce errors in the process, but if you follow proper guidelines, you can easily render accurate models. The trouble starts with long span areas that are flat and edentulous and the mesh from one image to the next doesn’t quite line up properly and you veer off track. There are a lot of remedies for this and we detail it in our hands-on courses.
Here is a quick video on how to manage these large cases.