Using Technology To Carefully Study Your Smile

Advancements in the field of dentistry have made it possible to identify issues sooner, and provide treatment with restorations that can effectively blend in with your smile. When patients think about how dental technology affects them, they may focus on how these changes can benefit the way they look, or how they can enjoy a more comfortable experience. These are certainly valuable, but patients also benefit from the way imaging technology helps with studying your smile. Your Rochester, MN dentist’s office can take a closer look at your smile thanks to the use of digital x-rays and intraoral cameras. Using this technology makes it possible to look more carefully at your smile, and identify problems sooner. 

Better Imaging Technology Can Make It Easier To Spot Signs Of Oral Health Trouble

Because problems like tooth decay worsen as time passes, there are real advantages to the early identification of problems. Intraoral cameras and digital x-rays both provide your dentist with the means to perform a thorough inspection of your smile. Digital x-rays provide x-ray images in less time than it takes to create traditional x-rays, while also emitting significantly less radiation. The images produced give your dentist the ability to detect the formation of any problems with your dental health. Intraoral cameras also provide your dentist with helpful images of your teeth. This technology is helpful for examining teeth that are further in the back of your mouth, which can be harder to inspect.

Make Sure You Receive Regular Dental Checkups If You Want To Enjoy Good Smile Health

Regular dental visits provide you with access to care that can lead to important cavity detection and treatment, as well as help with problems like gum disease. When you meet with your dentist every six months, you can look forward to having issues identified in earlier stages, which can lead to prompt care.

Calcagno Cosmetic And Family Dentistry Can Offer You Great Smile Support

Patients can look forward to great smile support at Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry. We are proud to maintain a caring office environment, and we can provide advanced support for your oral health. To schedule a consultation, please call (507) 281-3659. Dr. Gilly Calcagno and our staff proudly welcome patients from Rochester, MN, as well as Red Wing, St. Charles, Winona, Farmington, Austin, and all surrounding areas.