A Panorex is like a panoramic picture of your whole mouth. Dental X-rays are great at finding cavities but what about the rest of your mouth? A Panorex can be used to find so many different things, that otherwise may have gone under the radar.
Here are some benefits of a Panorex:
- Early detection of Oral Cancer
- A better view of TMJ/TMD
- Jaw Bone Problems are more evident
- Gum Disease easily seen
- Impacted wisdom teeth
- Sinus problems that could be leading to tooth pain
There are many other benefits including the radiation used in a Panorex is much less than a normal dental X-ray.