A panorex is a very impressive piece of imaging machinery that’s capable of identifying many issues and structures that a normal x-ray is not, such as specific types of structural problems, infections and asymmetry.
The intraoral camera views different angles in the mouth that would not have been possible to see just a few years ago. The camera gives us the ability to view the entire mouth on a monitor so that we can get a closer look at potential issues. These digital images are also useful for securing procedure acceptance from insurance companies. And the kicker: our patients get to see firsthand the same exact images we see.
Endodontics, which are more commonly known as root canals, are procedures where the roots or nerves of a tooth are removed due to infections and pain. Rotary endodontics is an electrical handpiece that performs root canals faster and with greater ease.
CEREC is an advanced dental technology that creates full crowns, inlays, onlays and veneers – and fast. The CEREC machine crafts a restoration made of compressed porcelain in a matter of minutes. Moreover, there’s no uncomfortable impression material to bite on or temporary pieces to wear.
Digital x-rays give us an extreme close-up view of the teeth and surrounding structures with exceptional accuracy. It also provides nearly 80% less radiation than a standard x-ray.
We use ultraviolet light to conduct oral cancer screening, which allows us to catch issues that can’t always be detected by the human eye under normal conditions.