Our Dental Technology
What is an intra oral camera? An intra oral camera is a tiny very high-resolution camera that fits comfortably into a patient’s mouth. It projects accurate images of your smile onto a screen so that the patient and our team of dental professionals can view them together. Why does Fort Malden Dentistry use an intra oral camera? With an intra oral camera, our patients can see what we see. By projecting detailed images onto a screen, ou...Read more »
What is a digital x-ray? A digital x-ray is an x-ray that stores x-ray images in digital format.. Why do I need dental x-rays? Dental professionals use x-rays to view aspects of your smile that will not be visible during a visual examination. X-rays give our dental team the ability to detect problems earlier than we would be able to with a simple visual examination. These problems include tooth decay, damage to the bones which suppor...Read more »
What is a panoramic x-ray? A panoramic x-ray, or an “orthopantomogram”, is a type of x-ray that presents a view of both the upper and lower jaws. They produce crisp, clear images and you will be able to see images of your teeth and jaw right away. What type of panoramic x-ray does the team at Fort Malden Dentistry use? The panoramic x-ray system in our office at Fort Malden Dentistry is digital. With the use of our panoramic digital ...Read more »
Fort Malden Dentistry offers a comprehensive range of dental services.