panographic x-ray gives a panoramic view of mouth. It provides
valuable information about:
The position of wisdom teeth, receding bone levels, which is a sign of periodontal disease for Implant surgery For jaw-joint problems For sinus problems , For Orthodontic Diagnosis The Process of X-ray making
The x-ray film is positioned outside mouth, and the x-ray head rotates around patient. Dental x-rays use high-speed film, so the amount of radiation exposure is very low.
Panographic x-rays are comfortable and safe.
As well been able to take a panoramic x ray of mouth in dental clinics dentists have the facility to take a peri-apical x ray, this enables to focus on a specific area showing us finer details.