Radiographs - General


Periapical - Single film(s) taken of entire length of groups of 3-4 teeth and surrounding bone.

Bitewing - 2 films on children or 4 films on adults annually.  Images show only the biting surface of the teeth and surrounding bone.

Complete Full Mouth Series - Consists of 18-20 films that include 4 bitewings and 14-16 periapicals taken on teenagers and adults.  Images give a very detailed survey of all teeth and surrounding bone.  Typically taken every 3-5 years.