Planmeca Group operates in the field of health care and consists of several divisions. The Group’s turnover in 2018 was over MEUR 746, and it employs nearly 2,800 people worldwide. The headquarters is located in Helsinki, Finland.
LM-Instruments Oy develops, produces and markets high-tech dental hand instruments and their tracking system together with ultrasonic devices, orthodontic appliances and more. The company is the fastest growing manufacturer of hand instruments in Europe and the market leader in the Nordic countries. Founded in 1973, LM-Instruments joined Planmeca Group by company acquisition in 1999.
Norway-based Opus Systemer AS develops comprehensive software solutions for the dental market. The main product is Opus Dental, the most popular practice management solution in the Nordic countries, which supports the key dental treatment processes and the practice workflow. Founded in 1993, the company joined Planmeca Group by company acquisition in 2000.
Triangle Furniture Systems Inc. is a forerunner in dental practice cabinetry solutions and sterilisation centres, which take into consideration the demanding infection control requirements for the treatment environment. The company was founded in 1979 and became Planmeca’s subsidiary in 2005. Triangle is based in Montreal, Canada.
E4D Technologies is an innovation leader in modern dental CAD/CAM solutions. Headquartered in the USA, in Richardson, Texas, the company is a high-tech medical device company focused on 3D digitising applications, successful entrepreneurship, and commercialization of new technologies. Planmeca became a co-owner of E4D Technologies in 2013.
The Nordic Institute of Dental Education (NIDE) is a joint venture of Planmeca and the University of Turku. It offers continuing education courses for international dental professionals looking to expand their expertise. NIDE’s academically accredited courses cover a wide range of topics, such as 3D and CAD/CAM education, as well as aesthetic, restorative, adhesive and digital dentistry.