Digital Radiograph reduce the amount of radiation needed as compared to film radiographs. The improved diagnostic capability of digital radiographs and the ability to view the radiographs on a computer screen allow the patient to better understand and follow treatment. Digital radiographs are instant, there is no longer a need to develop the film. Digital radiographs save time and increase patient care. It’s also a very green technology. By eliminating film, developer and chemical waste it is better for you and the environment!
The Isolite™ System is a special mouth guard that our office uses to provide our patients maximum comfort during treatment. Isolite™ significantly reduces the risk of injury to the patient by providing superior protection for the patient’s tongue and cheek, while also supplying the dentist with adjustable lighting and easily controlled suction. This system comes in several different sizes, so that each patient can be fitted comfortably and easily.
The 3 dimensional iTero scanner is a new technology that allows to take very precise and non invasive 3D model of the mouth or a section of the mouth. These type of advanced intra-oral scanner works by capturing thousands of pictures of the inside of your mouth, and then assembling them into an incredibly accurate 3D model of your mouth, teeth and gums. There is no exposure to radiation and no more need to take impressions using alginate or other materials that can make a patient, especially a young one, feel like choking. The iTero allows for electronic communication between the dentist and the laboratory that speeds up the process of fabrication of space maintainers, aligners and retainers and increases their accuracy and efficacy.
Using Electronic Dental Records our practice is able to quickly and accurately access patient information in order to provide the utmost in patient care. This helps to ensure patient confidentiality as well as reduce the need for paper. Using a digital format allows for quick access to your information when needed for insurance records yet provides a secure filing system.
A digital camera combines the latest video technologies with dental care. Both the patient and dentist can see detailed images of the teeth and mouth, as well as facial structure changes. With a digital camera, patients are able to actually see the changes in their oral health and how it has improved.
Digital Flat Screen Monitors
These television monitors are found next to every patient chair. Patients can watch a movie or TV show. Patients can also view their dental x-rays when speaking to the doctor about the findings for a better understanding of their oral health.
Our office offers free Wi-Fi for our families use while visiting our office.
Wii® Gaming System
Our office also provides the Wii® Gaming System for patients to enjoy video games during their visit.
We have iPads® available for patients to play games or read a book when they visit the office.
CariVu is a device which allows caries detection through use of transillumination with near-infrared light. Because the technology does not utilize radiation, it can be adopted safely and repeatedly in monitoring any areas of concern on the body of the tooth.