Our dentist and team utilize cone beam 3D imaging technology in Enumclaw, Washington, to improve our dental processes. While at Northwest Dental Medicine Enumclaw, Dr. Rochelle Riley may use this evaluative tool to assess your smile’s needs. If you have any questions about this tool, call our office at 360-825-2563.
The cone beam, also called a CBCT, creates a three-dimensional reconstruction of your teeth, mouth, jaw, neck, ears, nose and throat. This tool allows us to diagnose and evaluate dental conditions and can help us plan future treatments that are catered to your unique needs.
Benefits of Cone Beam Technology
Thanks to cone beam 3D imaging, our team can:
- Plan placement of a dental implant
- Evaluate jaws and face
- View head and neck as a comprehensive whole
- Diagnose dental problems
- Detect endodontic problems
- Plan root canal treatment
- Analyze trauma in the face and teeth
- Plan and evaluate orthodontic treatment
- Assess TMJ disorder
This tool is a step above many other evaluative tools, like digital X-rays, because it provides us with a view of your mouth that is more comprehensive than traditional tools. If you have any questions about this tool and its benefits, call our office to speak with a member of our team.