X-rays are a crucial part of diagnosing conditions so you can receive necessary dental treatment. They allow Dr. Ratto to get a comprehensive look beyond your teeth and gums so that he can detect problems at an earlier stage. Digital x-rays offer countless benefits over traditional film x-rays.
- Digital x-rays expose patients to 80% less radiation than traditional films.
- Images can be viewed instantly so that Dr. Ratto can review them with you during your appointment.
- Digital images are transferred quickly and easily, making it easier to coordinate treatment with other doctors if needed.
- Digital x-rays are safer for the environment because no chemicals are used for developing.
- Higher resolution makes diagnosis in the early stages much easier.