(Orthopantonomogram/panoramic dental x-ray) is a 2D image that displays all the teeth, as well as your jaw joints and your sinuses. Clinicians refer this examination to make a general assessment of your oral status, or as a record of your oral status before and after dental treatment or surgery. This examination is bulk-billed at our clinic if you have a valid Medicare Australia card. You do not need an appointment for this examination.
(Lateral Cephalometry X-Ray) is a 2D image that displays the side profile of your face and jaw. Clinicians refer this examination to make an orthodontic or surgical evaluation for your treatment planning. This examination is bulk-billed at our clinic if you have a valid Medicare Australia card. You can walk in for this examination without an appointment.
Sometimes a PA (posterior-anterior) ceph is also requested. This examination is requested when there is facial asymmetry, dental crossbites and functional mandibular displacements.
Cone Beam CT
(Cone Beam Computer Tomography) is a 3D CT scan that displays your oral-facial anatomy in multiple planes. Clinicians refer this examination to provide them with additional information when previous x-ray examinations are inconclusive, or as a supplement to other x-ray examinations. This examination requires a gap fee payment on the day. We accept urgent walk-in appointments, however we recommend you make an appointment to avoid delays.
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