radiation-digital x rays require 90% less radiation than the standard
films used in the past
- No risks
to our environment - it completely eliminates the need for the
typical chemicals required for regular film and x ray processing.
- The detailed
image is almost instantaneously translated onto our computer screen,
carrying with it all the advantages of other digitized images:
it can be magnified, adjusted for contrast, and used for diagnostic
evaluation of cavities, gum disease and bone loss, as well as
cysts, infections etc.
- The image
is stored easily and efficiently in our computer files, eliminating
paper files as well as damage or loss of the film.
- For insurance
purposes, referrals or patient education, it can be easily reproduced
any number of times and can be transferred electronically by modem