Digital X-Rays

Dr. Cantlon shows a patient an X-Ray of their teeth and oral structures

Digital X-rays

The field of dentistry has witnessed remarkable advancements over the years, especially in the realm of diagnostic imaging. With concerns about radiation exposure at the forefront of patient care, we looked for the best innovations, software and equipment at Juniper Dental. These advancements not only enhance diagnostic accuracy but also prioritize patient safety by significantly reducing radiation exposure to unprecedented levels.

NOMAD Pro 2: Enhanced Safety and Precision: The NOMAD Pro 2 is a prime example of technological innovation in dental radiography. This handheld X-ray device is designed with patient safety in mind, offering reduced radiation exposure compared to traditional stationary X-ray machines. Its ergonomic design allows for precise targeting, minimizing scatter radiation and ensuring optimal image quality with minimal risk.

DTX Studio: this advanced software provides dental professionals with advanced tools for image analysis and treatment planning. By leveraging sophisticated algorithms and intuitive interfaces, this software enables clinicians to visualize dental structures with unparalleled clarity, thereby reducing the need for repeated X-rays and further minimizing radiation exposure to patients.

CBCT Imaging: Three-Dimensional Precision with Low Radiation: Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT) imaging represents another ground-breaking advancement in dental radiology. By capturing high-resolution, three-dimensional images of the oral and maxillofacial regions, CBCT technology allows for comprehensive diagnostic evaluations with significantly lower radiation doses than traditional CT scans. This targeted approach ensures accurate diagnosis and treatment planning while prioritizing patient safety.

Furthermore, it's worth noting that the radiation exposure from a single dental X-ray with the NOMAD Pro 2 is often equated to the natural radiation one might receive from consuming approximately two bananas. This comparison provides a tangible perspective, emphasizing that modern dental X-ray technologies prioritize minimal radiation exposure, ensuring patient safety while capturing essential diagnostic information.

In summary, the integration of advanced technologies such as the NOMAD Pro 2, DTX Studio imaging software, and CBCT technology exemplifies the remarkable strides made in reducing radiation exposure within the dental community and why we have chosen to utilize these products at Juniper Dental in Seton, Calgary. These innovative solutions not only enhance diagnostic accuracy and treatment efficacy but also prioritize patient safety at every stage of care. Please stop by for a coffee and visit us if you are in Seton, Cranston, Riverstone, Auburn Bay, Rangeview, Logan Landing, Artesia, Heritage Pointe, Seton Ridge, Nostalgia or any other community in the South East (SE). We look forward to meeting you.

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