During your visit to University Parkway Dental, you can expect your oral exam to be accompanied by X-rays or other dental imaging techniques. Dentists use imaging to find cavities, hidden dental structures, bone loss or malignant or benign masses.
Among the most commonly used dental imaging techniques, digital x-rays do not expose you to as much radiation as film x-rays (up to 90% less).Read more about Digital X-rays
Another common dental x-ray, the intraoral camera, is used when your dentist needs to take x-rays which show the interior of your mouth as clearly as possible.Read more about Intraoral Camera
Dental imaging helps your dentist make a well-informed diagnosis and treatment plan catered to your unique needs. There are various types of x-rays available for dental imaging. Depending on your symptoms, some x-ray procedures will be more suitable than others.
If you have any questions regarding our dental imaging services or would like to come in for a consultation, contact us at 941-822-8165 to schedule an appointment.