Our dentist may use a cone beam to take quality images of your smile to place dental implants. This powerful tool also assists Dr. Jesse Engle in building orthodontic appliances if you are looking into straightening your teeth with us here at Presidio Dental. To learn more about cone beams in Tucson, Arizona, and schedule a consultation with us, please call 520-744-7388.

In our commitment to delivering the highest quality dental care to you and your family, we proudly employ cutting-edge, cone beam 3D imaging. This innovative imaging system offers a three-dimensional reconstruction of the structures in your head and neck region, enabling us to provide you with more precise and comprehensive dental care.

Cone beam 3D technology plays a pivotal role in a wide range of dental procedures and diagnostics. It benefits you in a variety of ways, including:

  1. Dental Implant Planning: When it comes to dental implants, precise planning is crucial. Cone beam imaging allows us to assess your jawbone density, ensuring successful implant placement.
  2. Jaw and Face Evaluation: We use cone beam scans to evaluate the condition of your jaws and face as a whole, helping us detect issues that may not be apparent through traditional X-rays.
  3. Comprehensive Head and Neck Examination: With cone beam technology, we gain insights into the intricate structures of your head and neck, aiding in the early detection of potential problems.
  4. Cavity Detection: It helps us identify tooth decay and other dental issues with exceptional accuracy, including decay between the teeth, facilitating prompt treatment.
  5. Endodontic Planning: When root canal therapy is required, cone beam imaging assists in precise treatment planning, ensuring effective and efficient procedures.
  6. Trauma Assessment: In cases of dental or facial trauma, cone beam 3D imaging helps us assess the extent of injuries and plan an appropriate treatment.
  7. Orthodontic Progress Monitoring: We use this technology to plan and monitor the progress of orthodontic treatments, ensuring optimal results for your smile.
  8. Abnormal Tooth Visualization: It provides a detailed view of abnormal teeth, aiding in diagnosis and treatment planning.
  9. TMJ Disorder Assessment: For patients with temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders, cone beam imaging helps us assess the condition and develop tailored treatment plans.

Cone beam 3D imaging is a game-changer in modern dentistry, offering a level of detail and precision that was previously unimaginable. Our commitment to your oral health includes staying at the forefront of dental technology, ensuring that you receive the exceptional care you deserve. Please reach out to us today to learn more about how come beam 3D imaging can benefit you and to make your appointment with our dentist and team.