What is Itero?

iTero is a 3-dimensional scanner that is used by orthodontists to create virtual models of their patient’s teeth. These models are used to design very accurate treatment plans for each individual patient. This amazing new technology allows the iTero scanner to take thousands of photos in a very short period of time. A small wand with embedded camera, is simply passed over and around the teeth by a trained technician. This technique creates a 3D model without using any harmful radiation and so is extremely safe. The scan typically takes about 3 minutes and is done conveniently in the orthodontic office. The virtual model created with our iTero scanners can then be used by Dr. Travers to formulate a personalized treatment plan that meets your specific orthodontic needs and desires.


The iTero scanner affords our patients many important advantages:



It captures the exact contours of your teeth and how they relate to each other.


This means less time in the treatment chair!


Taking the digital images is quick and easy. No putty is used, and patients are more at ease without fearing they will gag on the impression putty.


Virtual models allow the doctor to create a treatment plan to meet the individual needs and desires of each patient.


Scans allow patients to see what their teeth will look like before, during and after orthodontic treatment.


iTero Scanners use the most advanced 3-D technologies available.

 If you are interested in Braces or Invisalign and leveraging state-of-the-art technology with your smile - check out Travers Orthodontics for Braces and Invisalign in Irving, TX today!