Patients are often concerned with 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. With the advancements of new and faster x-ray films, better x-ray machines, and the use of lead aprons, dental x-rays have become very safe. Only enough radiation is used to produce a diagnostic quality film. Dental x-rays are now very safe.
With the help of sophisticated computers, we are now able to reduce your x-ray radiation by another 80 percent. This means that our new computers have made your visits safer than ever. With this significant reduction in radiation, you can rest assured that you are receiving the best dental care in the safest way possible. It is called Digital Radiography.