X-rays are a common tool used in dentistry, and there are several types of radiographs that can be taken. Panoramic x-rays are often used in orthodontics, while cephalometric and panoramic radiographs are used in all phases of dentistry. Henry Schein works with over 3200 suppliers to make sure dental professionals have the products and technologies they need to provide quality care. From supplies to digital technology, Henry Schein is a reliable source for dental professionals. If you're a patient or consumer, you should contact your local dental professional to purchase the products available on the Henry Schein website.
For more information on dental supplies, equipment, technology, and more, call Henry Schein Dental at 1-800-372-4346 or contact a dental sales consultant. Both the American Dental Association and the American Pregnancy Association have stated that dental x-rays pose little or no risk to the fetus. Surgeons may also use dental CT scans to check the height, width, and location of the jaw before placing a dental implant.