Cone Beam Technology – 3D Imaging
Modern day implant and complex surgical procedures depend heavily upon the use of Cone Beam technology (CBCT). The precise anatomical data produced can digitally capture the unique traits of an individual’s oral and maxillofacial structure. Rockcliff Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery has this advanced in house capability.
The technique is used to construct an in depth depiction of the jawbone and additional information about your teeth.
The Surgeons at Rockcliff Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery utilizing such equipment can examine a pinpoint accurate model of your oral structure in the event of surgery. This will result in a more accurate procedure and a reduced likelihood of trauma.
Cone Beam technology also allows for patients to view their oral structure with the surgeon. The 3-D images of an oral structure can be used to create detailed plans that correspond to your exact oral measurements. Once the scan is complete, Rockcliff Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery will be able to provide patients with an immediate diagnosis and treatment plan. Due to the information being digital, the oral surgeons at Rockcliff Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery have the ability to send the image to a general practitioner.
Patients who have utilized Cone Beam technology have reported increased confidence in the procedure and overall comfort throughout the process. Surgery time is also reduced due to the doctor’s ability to plan out more precise surgery plans.