Digital X-rays - Dental X-rays in Rapid City SD
How many x-rays are necessary to find hidden disease? Should dental x-rays be taken every visit or should they only be taken when pain or symptoms arise? Patients are often concerned with too much exposure to x-ray radiation; however, when it comes to dental health, it is often not possible to detect dental disease without the aid of x-rays. With the advancements of new and faster x-ray films, better x-ray machines, and the use of lead aprons, dental x-rays have become very safe. Only enough radiation is used to produce a diagnostic quality film. Dental x-rays are now very safe.
With the help of sophisticated computers, we are now able to reduce your x-ray radiation by another 80 percent. This means, that our new computers have made your visits safer than ever. You now don't need to ask if the x-rays are really necessary. With this significant reduction in radiation, you can rest assured that you are receiving the best dental care in the safest way possible. It is called Digital Radiography.
Our dental practice has always provided the most up-to-date care to our patients. Our chief concern has always been to maintain your dental health with the finest care possible. When we found out that we could also make your x-rays safer, it was an easy decision to incorporate Digital Radiology into our practice. We feel that you deserve the best and we do our best to provide it.
you can expect to become excited about having the smile you have always dreamed of!
In 2008, on a routine visit to see Dr. Samuelson, he discovered a spot on my lip. He discovered this during his routine oral cancer screening exam. On further examination the spot was determined to be malignant. I had the spot removed by my Dermatologist. The Dermatologist stated, if not detected, this would have entered my lymph system. Need I say more?