The greatest benefit of all is that digital X rays are very safe and exposes patients to up to 90% less radiation. And because digital x-rays exist only as a digital file, they can be stored on a computer instead of an elaborate filing system. It makes it very easy for us to store and retrieve the images if and when the need arises.
We also use Digital Panoramic radiography, it is a 2D X ray Image that captures the mouth and surrounding structures in a single image. A Panoramic Xray shows a broadview of the jaws, teeth, sinuses, nasal areas and TMjoint. They are mainly used in planning for wisdom teeth removal, multiple teeth removal,bone abnormalities, cysts, infections, abscesses and jaw fractures.