DENTAL RADİOLOGY

X-Rays and their use in Dentistry
X-Rays and their use in Dentistry

X-Rays and their use in Dentistry Although there is not clear date about the first use of x rays in dentistry, it is first used in Germany and England in 1896. The first records about use of x-rays in dentistry in diagnostic purposes are reported by Dr. Wilhelm Koenig in Frankfurt, Germany. First use of […]

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Panoramic Radiography
Panoramic Radiography

Panoramic Radiography Panoramic x-rays are used in every branches of dentistry. Maxilla, mandibular, all the teeth and surrounding tissues are examined on a single film. Fractures, pathologies, developmental anomalies of tooth and jaw, development of teeth and their directions during teething, positions of jaw joint and diagnostics, maxillary sinus can be evaluated. General structural relations […]

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What is dental x-ray and why is it used?
What is dental x-ray and why is it used?

What is dental x-ray and why is it used? What is dental x-ray? Dental x-ray graph is a technique for acquiring the image of invisible parts of bone and gingiva via x-ray use. Why is dental x-ray taken? Dental x-ray is a supportive method for diagnosing problems of teeth or jaws. For example, only large […]

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Do dental x-ray graphs harm my child?
Do dental x-ray graphs harm my child?

Do dental x-ray graphs harm my child? Radiation of modern technique dental x-ray is minimal. Therefore, it does not harm any child. On the contrary, the benefit coming from the x-ray is very clear, considering the diagnostics.      

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