Digital X-ray in Gaithersburg, MD
Digital Radiography: The computer era has brought us an exciting new technology called digital radiography. With this technology, we use computerized equipment and software to capture x-ray images of your mouth and teeth. We do this by exposing a small sensor or plate that feeds the image into a computer.
Advantages of Digital Radiography
Digital Radiography has many advantages over traditional dental x-rays:
- It’s faster.
- It’s safer, with no chemical development; the amount of radiation is up to 80% less than conventional X-rays.
- We can enhance images to improve viewing.
- Images can be stored electronically and e-mailed to specialists and insurance companies.
With digital x-rays, our practice can offer you a faster and safer diagnosis and dental treatment.