In order to offer our patients the absolute best care possible and as part of Dr. Vincent Chen dental office ongoing effort to always keep up with the latest in dental technology we now offer 3D X-Ray services in-office. Dr. Vincent Chen dental office uses the new CareStream 9000 system from Kodak. Often referred to as a cone beam or a CAT scanner, this is a Computed Tomography (CT) scanning machine designed specifically for dental specialists. The advantage of the use of this machine is that we are able to capture extremely accurate 3D images of the patients’ mouth, face, and jaw areas.
The use of the CS 9000 is non-invasive, is completely painless and incredibly quick. With results that far outweigh those of traditional x-rays, the 3D images obtained allow your dental professional to better treat you and your specific needs and can lead to more accurate dental procedures. This can ultimately lead to better overall treatment and better results with fewer complications while helping reduce the need for unnecessary surgeries.
Dr. Chen, and his staff are trained in the use of the CareStream 9000 and will utilize the CT results in the best way possible to better treat you. If you are interested in improving your treatment and wish to help avoid future complications from your procedures we highly recommend asking us about utilizing this amazing technology as part of your treatment course.