X-Rays Cleaning & Sealants
Digital radiography reduces your radiation exposure by 90% compared to the traditional films! Digital X-Rays allow you to get necessary care without unnecessary radiation. X-Rays play an invaluable role in the diagnosis of dental problems. However, many people are concerned about the exposure to x-ray radiation. Computerized Digital Radiography (CDR) eliminates these worries because it requires less radiation than conventional film x-rays.
There are many benefits of Ultrasonic Scaling including:
- Increased efficiency of calculus removal
- Less need for hand scaling of stubborn deposits
- More comfortable access to the root surfaces, thanks to the small tip.
The term “dental sealant” or “tooth sealant” refers to a plastic resin that is bonded to the chewing surface of tooth as a means of helping to prevent tooth decay (“cavities”) Although sealants are often performed on children, they are beneficial to a patient of any age that would like to prevent tooth decay. These are checked and maintained at your regular six month check-up appointments.