Digital X-Rays

What Are Digital X-rays?

Digital X-rays are a pivotal diagnostic tool in modern dental care, offering a clearer, faster and more efficient way to assess dental health than traditional film X-rays. At ConfiDent Smile Studio, Dr. Ken, Dr. Powell and our team leverage the latest in digital radiography to instantly capture detailed images of your teeth, gums and jawbone. This innovative technology allows for immediate viewing on digital screens, facilitating a more comprehensive and understandable discussion about your dental health and treatment options.

Advantages of Digital X-rays

Digital X-rays emit up to 90% less radiation than conventional film X-rays, making them a safer choice for our patients. The enhanced imaging capabilities allow for better diagnosis and treatment planning. Additionally, digital images can be easily stored and shared electronically, simplifying the process of tracking your dental health over time or coordinating care with specialists. With digital X-rays, our office provides a more comfortable and convenient patient experience.

For detailed dental assessments with minimal radiation exposure, trust our advanced digital X-ray technology in Dallas and North Dallas, Texas. Schedule your appointment with our team by calling 214-888-6726 and experience the difference in your dental care journey.

The Digital X-ray Process


Little to no special preparation is required for digital X-rays. Patients simply sit in the examination chair and move their head as directed while the X-rays are taken.

Taking X-rays

The process is quick and painless. A digital sensor placed in your mouth captures images of your teeth and jaws in seconds.

Immediate Results

Our dentists and team can instantly review and discuss the digital images with you, allowing for an immediate assessment of your dental health.

Frequently Asked Questions

Are Digital X-rays Safe?

Yes, digital X-rays produce significantly less radiation compared to traditional X-rays, making them a very safe option for dental imaging.

How Often Should I Have Digital X-rays Taken?

The frequency depends on your individual dental health needs. We will recommend an X-ray schedule that is appropriate for your specific situation.

Can Digital X-rays Help in Diagnosing All Dental Issues?

Digital X-rays are highly effective in identifying many dental conditions early, such as decay, bone loss and root issues, but some conditions may require additional diagnostic tools.