Our office in Huntington Station, NY, is equipped with digital X-ray technology, which offers numerous advantages compared to traditional film X-rays. Digital X-rays use electronic sensors to capture images of the teeth, allowing for instant viewing on a computer screen. Digital X-Rays eliminate the need for chemical processing, reducing environmental impact and patient exposure to radiation.
Digital X-rays provide clear and detailed images, enhancing diagnostic capabilities and enabling dentists to detect dental issues like cavities, bone loss, or impacted teeth more accurately. Additionally, digital X-rays are easily stored and shared electronically, enabling efficient communication between dental professionals and facilitating seamless integration with patient records. Digital X-ray technology enhances patient care, improves diagnostics, and streamlines workflow for more efficient and effective treatment.
iTero®️ Digital Impressions is an advanced technology used to create accurate and detailed impressions of a patient’s teeth and gums. This technology replaces the traditional method of using putty-like materials to take physical impressions. With iTero®️, a small wand-like scanner is used to capture digital images of the mouth, creating a 3D model in real time. This process is quick and comfortable and eliminates the mess and discomfort associated with traditional impressions. Digital impressions can be used for various dental treatments, including orthodontics, crowns, bridges, and implants. The high level of precision provided by iTero®️ ensures better-fitting restorations, improved treatment planning, and enhanced patient satisfaction. Additionally, digital impressions can be easily stored, shared, and digitally manipulated for comprehensive treatment discussions and efficient communication between dental professionals and laboratories. Overall, iTero®️ Digital Impressions revolutionize the dental experience, making it more convenient, accurate, and patient-friendly.
BioHorizons implants are a leading dental implant system known for their quality and reliability. These implants are designed to provide long-lasting solutions for patients with missing teeth. BioHorizons implants are made from biocompatible titanium, ensuring compatibility with the patient’s jawbone and minimizing the risk of rejection or complications. They feature advanced surface technologies such as Laser-Lok, which promotes osseointegration and helps establish a strong bond between the implant and the surrounding bone. BioHorizons implants come in a range of sizes and configurations, allowing for customization to meet each patient’s specific needs. With their proven success rates and innovative design, BioHorizons implants provide a durable and natural-looking solution for restoring functionality and aesthetics to patients with missing teeth.
The Glidewell milling system is an advanced dental technology that efficiently fabricates same-day crowns. This innovative system incorporates computer-aided design (CAD) and manufacturing (CAM) processes to streamline crown production. The system utilizes high-precision milling machines with diamond-coated tools to shape dental restorations from durable ceramic materials precisely. With the Glidewell milling system, dentists can create custom-fit crowns in a single visit, eliminating traditional methods requiring multiple appointments and temporary restorations. This state-of-the-art system saves patients time and ensures excellent aesthetic and functional results, providing a convenient and reliable solution for same-day dental crowns.
Vatech 3-D cone beam technology represents a cutting-edge advancement in dental imaging, providing comprehensive and highly detailed three-dimensional images of the oral and maxillofacial structures. This advanced imaging system utilizes cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) technology, capturing digital X-ray images from multiple angles to create a detailed 3D representation of the patient’s dental anatomy. The Vatech system offers exceptional image clarity and resolution, enabling dentists to visualize the teeth, jawbone, nerves, and surrounding tissues with remarkable precision. This technology is particularly valuable in various dental applications, including implant planning, orthodontics, endodontics, and oral surgery, as it allows for accurate diagnosis, treatment planning, and precise placement of dental implants. Vatech 3-D cone beam technology enhances clinical outcomes and facilitates more effective and personalized dental care by providing a comprehensive view of the patient’s oral health.