Have you ever wondered about the different types of dental X-rays and what they reveal about your oral health? At Bilski Dental, we believe that informed patients make healthier choices.
Understanding the purpose and differences between the five types of dental X-rays can help you appreciate their importance in maintaining your oral health:
Bite-Wing X-Rays: These reveal cavities and provide a detailed view of bone height in the upper and lower jaw.
Periapical X-Rays: Ideal for assessing root shape, infections, and fractures, providing a parallel view of your teeth.
Occlusal X-Rays: Aids in pediatric dentistry and evaluates overall arch development in both upper and lower jaws.
Panoramic X-Rays: Offers a comprehensive two-dimensional view around your head, helpful for locating wisdom teeth, masses, pathologies, and more.
Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT): The latest and most advanced option, it provides a 360-degree view with microanatomy details, detecting hidden fractures and helping identify complex issues like infection and cancer.
At Bilski Dental, we're committed to staying at the forefront of dental technology to provide you with the best possible care. Dental X-rays are a critical tool in our diagnostic arsenal, ensuring that we can identify and address oral health issues effectively.
Ready to prioritize your oral health with advanced dental care? Schedule a visit to Bilski Dental and experience the benefits of cutting-edge diagnostic tools. Your smile deserves the best, and we're here to provide it.