Design Services - Discover Expert Design Support

3Shape’s Design Services helps you stay on top of patient demand and offer the complete range of dental indications. Simply outsource your cases to our trusted providers for digital design assistance and total peace-of-mind.

Add treatment capacity

and get peace-of-mind during busy periods, emergencies, or absence.

Offer new indications

without the learning-curve of new techniques and software.

Save time

on logistics and have more time for patients.


Design Services helps clinics and labs who have resource limitations, capacity limitations, or lack experience with specific indications. Deliver the right treatment to every patient, and never miss another business opportunity.


Our software portal, Communicate, bridges the gap between scanning and treatment. Its integrated network of design providers specialize in all indications, including crown and bridge, orthodontics, implantology, and removables.

  • Communicate with third-parties and share cases directly
  • Turnaround times to fit your needs
  • Access all indications, from standard restorative to orthodontics and implant designs

Our open system

Access the widest range of treatment and manufacturing options

We believe that an open, integrated workflow offers you the most choice and control. Design Services lets labs and clinics connect directly with their preferred providers to secure the most cost-effective production and delivery methods. The industry’s widest range of collaboration workflows, designs, libraries, mills and 3D printers are just a click away.

  • Restorative, Implant and Orthodontic Labs – Cloud-connect to any 3Shape-ready lab. Send files instantly and discuss and review cases from any device. Find a 3Shape Ready Lab
  • Milling Machines and 3D Printers – Connect directly with a wide range of manufacturers to make production easy and ensure your workflow stays on-track.
  • Implant Manufacturers – Connect with all major implant companies, from implant libraries to scan bodies. Read more about implants
  • Clear Aligners, Brackets, and Sleep Solution Providers – Connect with 40+ clear aligner and sleep solution providers, and 250+ bracket libraries. Explore Clear Aligner options

Access Design Services now

And get more from your dental scanner

Design Service Provider Treatment Type How to Connect Markets Served
Clear Aligners, Implant Planning, Dentures
 TRIOS Connect
Clear Aligners, Indirect Bonding
 TRIOS Connect
North America

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