A intra-oral scan is a diagnostic imaging procedure that uses x-rays to produce images of the teeth and jaw. This type of scan can detect cavities, abscesses, and other problems in the teeth and gums. The intra-oral scan is an important tool for dental care and can help identify problems early so they can be treated promptly.
- A highly advanced scanner that renders all oral tissue accurately in 3D allowing the dentist to see the entire dental arch in color with great accuracy.
- It can show the patient in 3D any dental and oral issues. Sounds good, right?
- The intraoral scanner is a helpful tool for patients who mistrust dentists or require visual aids to see their problems.
What is the procedure for an intraoral scan?
An intraoral scan is a digital dental impression that uses 3D scanning technology to create a detailed model of your teeth and mouth. The scan is performed using a small handheld scanner that is passed over your teeth and gums. As the scanner moves, it captures thousands of photos that are used to create a detailed 3D model of your mouth. Your dentist or orthodontist can then use this model to plan and provide treatment.
Benefits of intraoral scan
Why choose an intraoral scan?
Intraoral scans are different in that they are highly advanced and render all oral tissue accurately in 3D. This allows the entire dental arch to be shown in color, making it easier to identify any problems. The intraoral scan is also less invasive than traditional methods, such as x-rays, and does not require the use of radiation.
When to choose an intraoral scan?
The intraoral scan will be recommended by your dentist if visualized images of your dental issues are needed. With intraoral scanning, we can take accurate digital impressions of your teeth and gums, which allows us to create a 3D model of your mouth.
Not only will you be able to see what your smile will look like after treatment, but you’ll also be able to see exactly what we’re talking about when we discuss your treatment options.
Frequently Asked Questions
Are intraoral scans safe?
Intraoral scanners are generally safe as they emit very low levels of radiation, and the risks associated with them are generally considered to be minimal.Intraoral scanners are generally safe as they emit very low levels of radiation, and the risks associated with them are generally considered to be minimal.
How long does an intraoral scan take?
Intraoral scans are quick and easy to perform, and usually take less than 10 minutes, saving you time.
What is the cost of an intraoral scan?
The cost of an intraoral scan varies depending on the specific scanner used but typically cost 500 AED.
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