Digital radiographs, or X-rays, make the X-ray process simpler and safer. With digital X-rays, you are exposed to significantly less radiation than with traditional ones, and there is no development time required for film.
Digital X-rays provide a more complete image of the structure of the tooth than traditional X-rays. They offer the following benefits over traditional X-rays:
- 2Safer (no chemical development and less radiation)
- 3We can view images instantly
- 4We can enhance images to improve viewing
- 5Images can be stored electronically and emailed to specialists and insurance companies