Using the Smilemate virtual consultation technology, a true partnership can be established between the GP and the orthodontist: Remotely assessing the patient’s oral health situation, the GP is able to do a triage to establish what are the cases that require a specialist intervention (usually 20% of the cases as the 80/20 rule seems to apply) and refer accordingly hence ensuring a highest quality of care. A true win win situation.
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Dr. Duncan has been in specialty practice for over 25 years. With a BDS from the University of Adelaide and an MSc in Orthodontics from the University of Manitoba, Canada, he started using Invisalign in the year 2000 and has treated in excess of 3500 patients, placing him in the top 1% of Invisalign submitters globally. He is also the co-founder of The Invisible Orthodontist, a global community of specialist Invisalign orthodontists, and uses AI extensively in the management of his orthodontic patients.
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