Bloom Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics

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Digital X-Rays

Utilizing advanced digital X-ray technology in our dental office is a priority for us as we aim to provide your child with the safest and most convenient treatment options available.

Digital X-rays offer several advantages, including increased safety. We prioritize your child’s overall health and well-being, which is why we strive to minimize radiation exposure. While dental X-rays involve a small amount of radiation, it is important to consider the cumulative effect over time. Digital X-rays can reduce your child’s radiation exposure by up to 80%.

In addition to enhanced safety, digital X-rays provide other benefits. For instance, they eliminate the need for your child to bite down on a sharp piece of film enclosed in plastic, making the process more comfortable for them. Furthermore, there is no waiting time for the X-ray film to develop, resulting in shorter checkup appointments.

The digital images captured by this technology can be enlarged and manipulated, offering the dentist a clear and detailed view of your child’s teeth. By displaying the images on a screen, your child can better understand the importance of dental care.

From an environmental perspective, digital X-rays are more sustainable. There is no need for harmful chemicals used in film processing, making it an eco-friendly option.

At our practice, we prioritize your child’s comfort during their dental experience. Feel free to ask any questions you may have during your next appointment, as we are here to address your concerns.

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