Patients are often concerned about too much exposure to x-ray radiation; however, when it comes to dental health,it is often not possible to detect dental disease without the aid of x-rays. Digital Radiography allows us to see everything we cannot see with our own eyes. Digital Radiography enables us to detect cavities in between your teeth, determine bone level, and health of bone.
Dr. Camfield chooses carefully which and when radiographs are taken. With the advancement of newer and faster x-ray sensors, better x-ray machines and the use of a lead apron, dental x-rays have become extremely safe. In addition, with the help of sophisticated computer technology, we are now able to reduce your x-ray exposure by another 50% or more. With this significant reduction in radiation, you can rest assured that you are receiving the best dental care in the safest way possible.
The advantages of digital imaging enables us to not only store patient images, but also to quickly transfer them to the appropriate specialists or insurance companies.