ROCK HILL, S.C., Oct. 10, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced that its VIDAR Dental Film Digitizer was among the top 50 technology products selected by Dentistry Today's Readers' Choice. The VIDAR Dental Film Digitizer is the first digitizer specifically designed for analog dental film that enables dental professionals to create medical-quality digital images for primary diagnostic purposes from analog x-ray films. Dentistry Today's annual Readers' Choice Top 50 Technology Products are selected on the basis of lead generation and represent some of the dental profession's most innovative technology products. "We were excited to receive the news that our medical film digitizer, designed specifically for dental applications, has garnered so much attention," stated Greg Elfering, Vice President, 3D Systems Healthcare Solutions. "Once dentists see the difference between scanned versus digitized images, they understand how important a medical grade digitizer is for access to excellent quality images from which to make diagnoses." An efficient and affordable solution, the VIDAR Dental Film Digitizer provides the diagnostic detail and clarity needed to determine the best treatment options for patients. Ideal for dental offices that are already using digital intraoral imaging it can also digitize x-ray films for integration into patients' digital records to achieve a completely digital workflow at a fraction of the cost of digital panoramic solutions. For a free quote visit http://www.toptobottomdental.com/landing/dental-film-digitizer/ . About 3D Systems Corporation 3D Systems is a leading provider of 3D content-to-print solutions including 3D printers, print materials and on-demand custom parts services for professionals and consumers alike. The company also provides CAD software and plugins, and affordable consumer create-and-make printers, apps and services. Its expertly integrated solutions replace and complement traditional methods and reduce the time and cost of designing new products by printing real parts directly from digital input. These solutions are used to rapidly design, create, communicate, prototype or produce real parts, empowering customers to create and make with confidence.