One aspect that sets our dental practice apart from the rest is our state-of-the-art technologies, which ensures accuracy, efficiency, and comfort for all of your dental procedures. Not to mention, our dental equipment is safe, effective, and well-maintained.
Some of our advanced dental technologies include:
Advanced digital x-rays magnify and enhance your teeth for better diagnosis and treatment. Specifically, this technology allows us to take extremely accurate images of your teeth and surrounding structures and display them on a computer screen quickly and easily. These images then provide the information we need to plan your dental treatment. Not to mention, digital x-rays require much less radiation than traditional film x-rays, making them a safe and effective dental technology.
A panoramic x-ray machine rotates around your entire head to take a 360-degree view of your teeth, sinuses, and the bone structure of your head and jaw. Since it provides a more complete image than standard x-rays, panoramic x-rays are an extremely valuable resource for diagnosis and treatment planning.
Despite being about the size and shape of a pen, the intra-oral camera is an extremely valuable tool for both diagnosis and treatment planning. It’s used to record images of your teeth, gums, mouth, and tongue from the inside of your mouth. Thanks to its small size and sleek design, It’s comfortable, easy to use, and able to provide a view to a wide range of angles. Furthermore, the intra-oral camera is a safe and effective tool for patients of all ages.
Soft Tissue Lasers
The soft tissue laser is essentially a tiny beam of highly concentrated light that can be used to provide pinpoint accuracy in dental treatments. Not to mention, the chances of infection or bleeding following laser treatment is minimal and shortens your recovery time is shortened. All in all, the soft tissue laser is a minimally-invasive, but highly effective, way for you to receive precise and comfortable dental care.
The Cavitron is a handheld device used for periodontal deep cleanings. While scaling can be complete by hand, the Cavitron uses ultrasonic technology to remove calculus from your teeth and gums quickly, gently, and effectively. As a result, the Cavitron helps you enjoy a quicker and more comfortable periodontal deep cleaning.
Cone Beam Imaging
Cone beam imaging is an advanced form of a digital radiograph. With the cone beam imager, one simple scan produces a 3D image of your entire maxillofacial structure. This image can then be used in diagnostics, patient education, treatment planning, treatment follow-up, and more.
Not only does cone beam imaging create quick, clear, precise images for your benefit, but it also uses minimal radiation and is much less-invasive than other forms of imaging. Furthermore, by utilizing advanced technologies like this one, we can provide you with an effective, efficient, and comfortable experience for you every time you visit our office.
Rotary Endodontics Handpiece
A rotary endodontics handpiece is a helpful tool that allows root canal therapy to be completed as gently and efficiently as possible. With the rotary endodontics handpiece, you can rest easy knowing that you will have a quicker and more comfortable treatment experience.
VELscope Oral Cancer Screening Light
The VELscope oral cancer screening light is a hand help scope that uses a special blue-spectrum light to scan the tissues in your mouth. This light creates distinct visual patterns on your healthy and unhealthy tissues using a natural fluorescence. Thanks to this screen light, potential oral cancers can be more accurately discovered in early, highly treatable stages.
AcceleDent® is a small device that may be recommended during your orthodontic treatment to gently stimulate tooth movement. No matter if you are using fixed braces, clear aligners, or anything in between, AcceleDent® can help minimize both the discomfort and duration of your orthodontic treatment. All you need to do is insert the mouthpiece, bite down, turn on the activator its full 20-minute time, and repeat daily.
Contact Family & Implant Dentistry of Stuart for more information or to see if any of our advanced dental technologies are right for your dental treatments today.