Navigation Links
Athens, GA Cosmetic Dentist Dr. Robert Pate Introduces Intraoral Camera Technology
Date:7/30/2013

Athens, GA (PRWEB) July 30, 2013

At Athens Family Dental in Athens, Georgia, Dr. Robert Pate has recently introduced the use of intraoral camera as an effective diagnostic tool. This advanced technology allows for better views of the inside of a patient’s mouth, making it easier to make diagnoses and therefore provide better, more comprehensive overall treatment.

Intraoral cameras are not a replacement for X-rays, which provide valuable information needed to identify and treat all potential problems.

However, intraoral cameras can show the doctor what’s happening inside a patient’s mouth from many different angles. Patients are also able to view in real time the same images that the doctor is seeing on the monitor. This use of digital technology has also proven to be helpful in working with insurance companies to get acceptance for dental procedures.

This highly advanced equipment, which is approximately the size and shape of a dental mirror, is small and easy to maneuver in the mouth. Patients are taken on a virtual video tour of their mouths as the camera, with its own built-in light source, zooms in with up to 25 times magnification of individual teeth. The patient and dentist can view these images and discuss problems and options together.

“We have implemented the use of intraoral cameras in order to enhance our diagnostic capabilities and to see beyond what the X-rays can show us,” said Dr. Robert Pate, dental implants dentist in Athens, GA. “With this technology, we can get a more accurate picture of what’s really going on in a patient’s mouth. Because patients can see what we see, they can take a more involved role in their own treatment process.”

Because of the intraoral camera’s powerful magnification capabilities, as the patient views the inside of his/her mouth on the video monitor, Dr. Pate is able to observe and explain possible problems such as excessive wear, cracked teeth, broken fillings, plaque deposits, or cavities next to fillings. These are issues that can be overlooked when relying solely on X-rays.

Athens Family Dental provides a wide range of dental services to meet their patients’ variety of needs. These services include dental implants, extractions, dentures, bridges, as well as TMJ and emergency dentistry in Athens, GA. They also offer the use of sedation dentistry at their Athens, GA practice to help their patients have the most comfortable experience possible. Dr. Pate and his staff are devoted to helping people achieve optimal oral health through comprehensive and preventive care.

To learn more about Dr. Robert Pate or to get complete information on all of the dental services offered at Athens Family Dental in Athens, GA, please visit http://www.advancedathensdentist.com and http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=othLSw9YLm8.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/7/prweb10977455.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. The ASPS 2012 Study Reports that Rhinoplasty is the Most Popular Cosmetic Surgery for People Under 30
2. Oak Park, IL Cosmetic Dentist, Dr. Nathaniel Lim at Oak Park Dental Associates Introduces Six Months Smiles Cosmetic Braces
3. Denver, CO Cosmetic Dentist Dr. William Paini Introduces Invisalign Clear Braces for Invisible Smile Transformations
4. Plano, TX Cosmetic Dentist Dr. Charles Sizemore Introduces Dental Implants as Best Alternative for Missing, Broken Teeth
5. Graham, NC Cosmetic Dentist Dr. Jerome Crayle Introduces Dental Implants for Permanent, Healthy Smiles
6. Beverly Hills Cosmetic Dentist Dr. Richard E. Sprague Introduces CEREC Technology for One-Hour Crowns
7. Roseville California Cosmetic Dentist Delivers Aesthetic Dentistry for Patients
8. Highlands Ranch, CO Cosmetic Dentist Dr. Michael R. Varley Introduces New Treatment for TMJ Disorder
9. New York, NY Cosmetic Dentist Dr. Nick Mobilia and Elite Dental Arts Receive100 Percent Satisfaction Rating from Patient Reviews
10. Pasadena, CA Cosmetic Dentist Dr. Robert Shimasaki and Park Place Dental Care Receive 97 Percent Satisfaction Rating From Patient Reviews
11. Cosmetics and Beauty Products Could Cause Cancer: New Website Explores Evidence Online
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/21/2017)... ... 21, 2017 , ... With ProSlideshow Portrait from Pixel Film Studios creating a ... select from up to two layers of subject matter along with fully customizable backdrop ... Final Cut Pro X. , With ProSlideshow Portrait each user are given ...
(Date:9/21/2017)... Falls Church, VA (PRWEB) , ... September 21, ... ... **An FDAnews Webinar**, Sept. 26, 2017 — 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. ET, ... exacting business. It’s easy to get things wrong, run afoul of The Quality ...
(Date:9/21/2017)... Angeles, CA (PRWEB) , ... September 21, 2017 ... ... a lunch and learn with Infinity Behavioral Health Services for professionals in the ... in a Commercial Payer Audit . , Insurance companies and state and ...
(Date:9/21/2017)... IL. (PRWEB) , ... September 21, 2017 , ... ... results released today of a new member survey conducted by the International ... restoration procedures performed from 2014 to 2016 rose 60 percent, with 635,189 procedures ...
(Date:9/21/2017)... ... September 21, 2017 , ... Bill Howe Plumbing’s mission is to create an ... to the community. For over 37 years, they have operated with their mission at ... in San Diego. They were chosen as the Best San Diego plumber in ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:9/7/2017)... 7, 2017 Caris Life Sciences, a ... the promise of precision medicine, today announced results ... of its molecular profiling approach in guiding therapeutic ... profiling plus (CGP+) with Caris Molecular Intelligence ® ... a molecular level, leading to more therapeutic options ...
(Date:9/6/2017)... TORONTO , Sept. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... new knowledge and skills while treating their ... for hands-on experience without involving patients. Simulation ... skills. Clinicians can carry out procedures, refine ... at risk. Integration of new technology, such ...
(Date:9/5/2017)... 5, 2017  Xyntek Inc. has announced another milestone in their continued growth ... to meet the growing demands of customer engagements regionally.  ... Xyntek's new Midwest office is located at 318 West Adams Street, Suite ... Xyntek's ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: