Category Archives: Dental X-Rays

When Should My Child or Teenager See an Orthodontist?

Ages 7 to 11 Years   This age group still has baby teeth in place. In the x-ray above, you can see the baby teeth with the permanent teeth underneath them. Usually there is no good reason to straighten baby … Continue reading

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Orthodontic X-Ray Safety

When are orthodontic x-rays needed?  Answers from Dr. Rodger Droel right here! We strictly follow the guidelines of the American Dental Association.  The guidelines state that x-rays should be taken only when necessary for diagnosis and treatment.  At your first … Continue reading

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