What is YOMI robot?
YOMI is a surgical technology that helps the dentist plan dental implant surgery using a 3D scan of the patient. During surgery, the YOMI robot provides the dentist with haptic feedback (physical) guidance to place the dental implant precisely and according to plan.
Is robotic assistance new?
Robotic assistance is becoming a standard of care in medicine, used to help over one million patients every year. Yomi is the first and only system for robotic guidance for dental surgery in the United States.
Does Yomi replace my dental surgeon?
Yomi does not replace your dental surgeon. Yomi gives your dental surgeon helpful assistance. The dental surgeon holds onto and directs the Yomi instruments. Yomi combines your dental surgeon’s skill with the benefits of robotic surgery.
What can I expect with Yomi surgery?
If Yomi is right for you, your dental team will create a custom treatment plan with Yomi software. During surgery, Yomi will assist your surgeon. Yomi will provide important information that your dentist can feel, hear and see. Be sure to discuss all treatment options with your dental provider. Your dental team will look at your medical and dental history and recommend a good option for you.
Yomi allows for same-day implant surgery for candidate patients.
Yomi may allow your dentist to provide surgery with smaller incisions and none or minimal sutures.
Yomi helps your dentist plan and place your implant precisely for a return to dental function and a brilliant smile.