For a streamlined and smooth treatment process, Oral Surgery & Dental Implant Specialists of San Diego uses state-of-the-art diagnostic tools such digital 3D scanning. With precise three-dimensional diagnostic images of your oral structures, our oral surgeons can perform precise and less-invasive surgeries which results in a better overall experience for our patients, including faster recoveries.
Digital imaging reduces the amount of radiation exposure you would receive from conventional X-rays, and it has the added benefit of being instant and easily shareable with your referring doctor, which allows your medical team to collaborate easily and quickly on your care.
Benefits of 3D Scanning
3D scanning offers comprehensive digital information about your specific anatomy and condition — with far more detail than traditional X-rays. This type of cutting-edge diagnostic technology helps your oral surgeon perform efficient and precise procedures.
Benefits of 3D scanning include the following:
- Exposure to a fraction of the radiation compared to traditional X-rays
- Incredibly detailed images of your anatomy and condition, viewed from all angles
- Improved diagnostic capability for easier, safer, and less invasive surgery
- 3D images are instantly available for your oral surgeon to view and share with other members of your care team
3D scanning provides accurate three-dimensional images of your anatomy for easier treatment planning and more efficient procedures.
Imaging Services in San Diego, CA
If you have not had recent 3D scans, it is likely that Dr. Koshgerian or Dr. Shelton will have 3D scans taken during your consultation appointment. If you have questions about the diagnostic tools we use at The Oral Surgery & Dental Implant Specialists of San Diego, or if you are ready to schedule a consultation with one of our oral surgeons, please contact our practice, where a member of our staff will be happy to assist you.