The CBCT (Cone Beam) CT Scans give MARYLAND ORAL SURGERY ASSOCIATES state-of-the-art technology to help our doctors diagnose potential issues more accurately and provide treatment with unprecedented confidence. Unlike a traditional spiral CT scanner, this 3D system utilizes cone beam CT technology and provided precise, crystal-clear digital images while minimizing your exposure to radiation. Our new 3D system enables us to perform a wider range of diagnoses and treatments in our office, helping to reduce multiple visits.
Our new 3D scanner allows us to choose the field of view, or scanning area, that best suits your specific treatment needs. This helps to limit your radiation exposure because we are focusing specifically on your area of concern.
Unlike a traditional spiral CT scanner, this 3D system utilizes cone beam CT technology and provided precise, crystal-clear digital images while exposing you to significantly less radiation than a hospital or radiology CT scan. Our doctors can use this innovative technology to quickly and easily share 3D images of the area of concern with your referring doctor – allowing the doctors to collaborate on your care, improving your experience and delivering a positive treatment outcome.
Procedures that may require the use of CBCT Scans:
- Dental Implant Planning
- Bone Graft Planning
- Impacted Teeth
- TMJ Evaluation
- Sinus Evaluation
- Oral Pathology