Panoramic x-rays help get a panoramic view of the mouth. It shows all the teeth and structures in the mouth together. The use of advanced imaging technologies in dentistry is important in order to make an accurate diagnosis and provide the best service.
In this sense, digital panoramic x-ray gives fast results and provides detailed images. The aim is not only to get a detailed view, but to check all the tissues in the mouth. For the diagnosis and treatment of dental diseases, tissues in the mouth are examined with X-rays or similar high-energy radiation techniques.
It is used to detect the condition of tissues such as the gums rather than the tooth surface. Thanks to the panoramic x-ray, the teeth that have not yet erupted, the formation of caries and the conditions of the structures in the mouth can be viewed.
It is used for the emergence of tooth and gum diseases, pathologies in the jaw. It shows the general condition of the teeth, tooth roots, jaw placement, jaw bones with a single film and helps the physician in treatment. While taking a panoramic x-ray, the patient is positioned using the bite bar and chin support on the device.
The front teeth are placed on the notch on the bite bar and the patient is asked to bite the notch. The device rotates 180 degrees around the patient's head and the acquisition is completed. Usage Areas of Panoramic X-ray Detection of dental caries Examination of impacted teeth Diagnosis of oral cancer cases or non-malignant tumors Examination of eruption status of primary teeth or permanent teeth Examination of temporomandibular joint Examination of maxillary sinuses Examination of fractures as a result of trauma Examination of bone defects Planning and periodic control of dental implants Cleft lip-palate Detection of developmental anomalies such as