Here at SpringRock Dental, we use a variety of different dental X-Rays in order to help our dentist determine different dental issues. Below is some information on the types of X-Rays we use and how they’re each different:
Intraoral X-Rays are the most common X-Rays used in our office. These X-Rays are able to show our dentist any cavities you may have, as well as assisting us in viewing the roots of your teeth and the jaw bones surrounding the teeth.
There are 3 different types of intraoral X-Rays:
Extraoral X-Rays don’t provide the same level of detail as intraoral X-Rays and they focus less on the teeth and more on the jaw and skull. These X-Rays are helpful in detecting any problems that may exist between the jaws and the teeth, can find impacted teeth, and can check on the temporomandibular joint.
Dental X-Rays are helpful in revealing:
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