3D IMAGING

CONE BEAM CT SCAN

A Cone Beam Scanner

The Kavo Op 3D imaging system utilizes state-of-the-art technology to help Dr. Albanese visualize 3D structures accurately and provide the highest quality pre-surgery planning.   Serval types of diagnostic images can be generated with this system and will be tailored to your specific needs.

Common uses for cone beam CT in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery:

  • Evaluating bone volume and quality for dental implant therapy or determining the need for bone grafting
  • Creating surgical guides for implant surgery
  • Localizing nerves within the jaws (eg. near wisdom teeth)
  • Evaluating the jaws for lesions within the bone
  • Evaluating the airway