Digital X-raysX-rays are a critical a part of your dental exam. Our dentists use x-rays to evaluate your dental health, and to diagnose and treat an extensive variety of conditions. Virtual x-rays are used to diagnose teeth decay (cavities), loss or change to your bone density, periodontal ailment, and abscesses or infections. Improvements in x-ray technology assist us to improve your health.
While we take an x-ray of your teeth at some stage in your dental check-up or assessment, we now use the modern day in virtual x-ray generation. Sensors are used as opposed to photographic movie, and people sensors join immediately to our computer machine via a usb connection.
Digital x-rays involve much less radiation and offer better pictures of your teeth. Virtual x-rays use much less radiation than conventional x-rays – 40 times much less radiation than a person could be exposed to in an average day. Then again, we still apply a lead apron and thyroid collar to defend different regions of your body from harm.