A comprehensive Dental Exam is conducted in order to evaluate your dental and
oral health and provide a roadmap to possible future treatment.
Dental X-rays, also referred to a dental radiograph.
The panoramic x-ray is much like the panoramic effect available on your smartphone’s camera in that it produces a wide image. When used in contemporary dentistry, a panoramic dental x-ray get a complete picture of your mouth and can pick up what a visual inspection would miss. A dental panoramic x-ray is used to capture images and data about your whole mouth.
Unless there is a need for emergency dentistry due to tooth pain or some kind of dental emergency the caring staff at Park Hill Dental will normally take a bitewing radiograph, The bitewing x-ray can reveal what a visual inspection could miss since it can see what is going on between the teeth. This may reveal cavities that would otherwise go unnoticed to the naked eye.
Examination of existing dental work
Dr Gomes can evaluate work done by other dentists inluding dental fillings, crowns, bridges, veneers, and existing dental implants and determine if you are in good shape or in need of some new dental treatment.
Used for show patients what is going on and why Dr Gomes may be recommending certain restorative dentistry.