All About Dental X-Rays
What is an x-ray?
An x-ray is a form of energy that travels through solid objects. Energy is absorbed by dense objects, like teeth or bone, and show up in x-rays as light-colored areas. While less dense objects, such as gums and cheeks, appear darker on an x-ray.
Why do I need an x-ray?
A patient with a broken leg would need an ...