DIAGNOdent is an instrument that uses a laser beam to detect signs of tooth decay (cavities) in occlusal pits and fissures. It is a complementary method to conventional methods which are digital x-rays and visual examination by the dentist.
Cavity detection with laser using DIAGNOdent
Advantages to using DIAGNOdent:
- Quickly spots problem areas in dental grooves and pits;
- Allows monitoring of caries progression;
- Totally safe and pain-free.
To learn more about the preventive detection of tooth decay, you may watch the video capsule below.