Dr. Cobb utilizes the concept of Minimally Invasive Dentistry by incorporating state-of-the-art dental technologies in his practice to ensure the highest level of patient care. Dental imaging is a groundbreaking addition to the world of dentistry. It allows a dentist to more accurately diagnose and treat dental conditions, ensuring the patients walks out with a healthier, brighter smile. Dental digital imaging allows Dr. Cobb to analyze, diagnose, treat dental conditions with a high level of accuracy. Dr. Cobb incorporates dental imaging into several aspects of his practice with the use of digital photography and digital radiography.
Benefits of Digital Photography and Radiography
When Digital Photography is combined with cosmetic dental imaging software, Dr. Cobb is able to simulate the results of the chosen procedure. Depending on the results, Dr. Cobb is able to diagnose, develop a plan, and treat a patient’s dental issues. Dr. Cobb is able to communicate the details of the procedure and the results with patients through digital photography.
Another valuable aspect of modern technology is Digital Radiographs. Digital Radiographs are a form of x-ray imaging, this technology surpasses the conventional use of x-ray films which are subject to deterioration over time. Digital radiographs subject the patient to much lower levels of radiation. Due to their digital format, digital radiograph images can be easily manipulated, duplicated and shared with medical specialists.
Other benefits of Digital Photography and Digital Radiography include:
- Able to accurately detect smalled areas of tooth decay, peridontal disease, and even tumors
- Results can be quickly and easily viewed
- Makes storing and filing patients records easier
- Can easily be to other dentist and specialist