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What You Need to Know about Dental X-Rays

Last updated 6 years ago

In the course of your routine dental care, it is likely that you’ve had bitewing x-ray images taken by your dentist. If you have ever wondered about the purpose of x-rays, watch this video to learn more.

Bitewing x-rays are used to identify cavities between the teeth, tartar buildup near the roots, worn-out fillings, and receding bone levels associated with periodontitis. See how these x-rays are taken by watching this clip.

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