Can you make appointments to see your dentist online? Can your dentist pull up digital x-rays and photos of your teeth with a click of the wireless mouse? The November issue of AGD Impact, explores the benefit and challenges of the digital dental office.
A digital dentist office uses Digital x-rays, intra oral cameras, etc. This eliminates the management and storage of films and paper.
Just as the tradtional x-ray, dentists are allowed to detect decay, bone loss and root canals. Once the image is taken, adjustment and diagnosis can take place without development and process of the films right at the desktop.
Why some denstists are Going Digital: