Increased Safety, Efficiency and Accuracy
At Tri-Valley Orthodontics we use only the latest technology in digital x-rays, which requires 80% less radiation than conventional film X-rays and also reduces the creation of hazardous waste materials.
Your X-rays will still be taken only as necessary and as recommended by the American Dental Association. However they’ll be safer, better, faster and smarter.
X-rays play an invaluable role in the diagnosis of dental problems. Digital X-ray require 80% less radiation than conventional film X-rays.
Digital X-rays provide increased accuracy compared to conventional X-rays. The digital X-ray image can be magnified up to 300 times its normal size to enhance diagnosis and the images can be enhanced in contrast and color to reveal hidden problems for better diagnosis.
Digital images are instantaneous. No time is wasted processing and mounting X-ray film so our dental staff spends less time in the darkroom and more time with you, discussing the health of your teeth.
The digital system uses no film or chemicals, so we don’t have to worry about the disposal hazardous processing waste. That’s good news for the environment. Additionally, Digital X-rays are covered under your basic x-ray benefits, so there’s no reduction in your insurance benefits.