The Sidexis 4 Timeline displays your patient history in chronological order using a visually dynamic and easy-to-navigate interface. This adds an intuitive time dimension to your diagnostic options.
The Compare function allows you the ability to evaluate several images at the same time. e.g., you can compare two panoramic images from two different time periods to better evaluate the patient’s healing or progression of the clinical situation.
The following aspects need to be clarified beforehand with the customer:
For a complete list please see our systems requirements overview below.
There are several options to get to know Sidexis 4 in more detail: first, there is of course an extensive user's guide also for Sidexis 4. It can either be loaded from within Sidexis 4 or can be downloaded from the website using the link "Manuals".
As of Sidexis 4 V 4.3, CEREC data in the form of STL data can be imported into Sidexis 4 and displayed both in the timeline and in the lightbox.
Yes, this is possible directly in the Sidexis 4 settings. If the value is set to <1s, the transition between the individual positions of the template only takes about five seconds. During this time you can move the sensor to the new position.
Yes, this is possible from version Sidexis 4 V 4.2 on. In the tool area at the top of Sidexis 4 you will find the template editor, which you can use to create individual templates according to your requirements.
No, this is not possible. However, you will get the same result if you open the already existing IO images in a lightbox. Simply adjust the images as needed and then save the complete lightbox as a session.
Sidexis 4 supports the following important DICOM standards:
In addition, Sidexis 4 stores all data directly DICOM-compliant. Find all DICOM documents here.
For the Dentsply Sirona cameras SiroCam 3, C, digital, F, AF, and AF+, a plugin which allows the camera to be integrated directly into Sidexis4 (video module). Still images can be automatically stored in the timeline.
Two alternatives are available for additional cameras not mentioned above:
Yes, this is possible and without any resulting issues. When Sidexis 4 is installed, the data is automatically migrated to the new database quickly and easily. Your X-ray data will remain unchanged. Then you can work directly with Sidexis 4 and see the images in the timeline.
The term “SLIDA-interface” is short for “Sidexis Link to Dental Applications”. In general, it means the included possibility of connecting Sidexis with other programs. For this to be possible, a SLIDA-conform counter piece needs to be included in the partner-software. As there are different functionality levels, we recommend the programmers among you to download the SLIDA documentation from this website.
SLIDA is an interface created by Dentsply Sirona to connect Sidexis 4 with your Practice Management Software (PMS) and other third-party software.
More than 200 Practice Management Systems worldwide are already connected to Sidexis 4 via the SLIDA interface.
Click here to find a list of all currently known SLIDA partners and to see if your PMS is among them.
To register your company as a preferred partner, please click the link and fill out our online form.
Once registered, you will get access to our "Preferred Partners Member Area" where you can download the SLIDA SDK, get featured on our preferred partner list, and receive a lot of useful information for developers about Sidexis 4.
SLIDA is available to all companies that want to connect their software to SIDEXIS or vice versa. Users can choose from a wide range of different options: patient data transfer, automatic patient selection, transfer of X-Ray orders, export of images to the relevant partner software.
If you have any questions, please contact Dentsply Sirona. Please also let us know when you have successfully connected your software to SLIDA. We will then be able to include you in our reference list.
No, you do not need special PCs. Currently commercially available PCs are completely sufficient in order to use Sidexis 4. If you already have older PCs that you are currently using in your practice, the prerequisites will be adjusted prior to installation.
Find further details here.
With the exception of ORTHOPHOS DS, PanElite and the Dentsply Sirona intraoral sensors, all digital Dentsply Sirona X-ray units are supported.
Yes, Sidexis can be connected via various interfaces (SLIDA, SIDIIN, SiTWAIN) to the most common practice managment softwares worldwide. Please refer to the Sidexis 4 technical documentation, as well as the documentation of your respective practice management software to set up the interfaces.
A list of known partners that can be connected to Sidexis 4 via SLIDA can be found here.
By now, we can provide 21 language versions: German, English, Spanish, Italian, French, Chinese (Taiwan), Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Dutch, Finish, Hungarian, Japanese, Korean, Lithuanian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Serbian, Slovenian and Turkish.
Sidexis Easy Backup (Dentacs Solution GmbH)
Probably the world's best backup solution for Sidexis
Sidexis Plugins (RSWE)
Web portal for various SIDEXIS add-on products. For more information, see
Sidexis Sync Services (RSWE)
Sidexis application allows for synchronizing of Sidexis images and patient data between distributed dental office locations