CBCT stands for Cone Beam Computed Tomography, and it’s a dynamic advancement in dental imaging. Panoramic and digital imaging are 2-D. Don’t get me wrong 2-D imaging is important in a dental care. But when necessary, your doctor may order a CBCT of your head and neck to diagnose and plan your treatment. CBCT imaging provides exceptional detail for bone, implants and teeth, and are very safe with low radiation. This technology has proven to be an exceptional diagnostic tool that is essential for advanced dental practices.
This video provides an overview of how your doctor can use CBCT technology to create a 3-D image of your head and face to assist with diagnosing dental issues and planning treatment.
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