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Optimizing Use of Cone Beam Radiology

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Gordon J. Christensen, DDS, MSD, PhD & Louis DeFilippo

There is no question that cone beam technology has become mandatory for some procedures.  What are those procedures, and why is cone beam necessary?  How do you obtain an optimum image?  How can you best educate patients with a cone beam?  Who should take care of the device in your office?  Should you use the services of an oral and maxillofacial radiologist?  How often should an image be made?  What are some understandable and pragmatic tips on cone beam use?  Cone beam is here.  See how this innovative, exciting technology can be incorporated into your practice today!

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Table of Contents

  • Cone Beam Uses in General Practice
  • Diagnosis
  • Endodontics
  • Implant Dentistry
  • Impactions
  • Orthodontics
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Should Cone Beam Be Used on All Patients?
  • Panoramic Images Made with Cone Beam Devices
  • Patient Education with Radiographic Images
  • Patient Education of Endodontic Procedures with Radiographic Images
  • Patient Education on Impactions with Radiographic Images
  • Patient Education on Implants with Radiographic Images
  • Overall Advantages of Cone Beam Images
  • Demonstration of Entire Oral Health Education
  • Comprehensive Treatment Planning, Long-Term Evaluation, and Follow-Up of Treatment
  • Limitations of Cone Beam
  • Financial Implications and Maintenance/Upkeep of Cone Beam
  • Future of Cone Beam
  • Conclusion

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Item #: S1147

CE Credits: 2