Proper Disinfection of Intra Oral Dental Cameras

As with all dental apparatus, consistent and proper disinfection or sterilization is required when making use of intra oral dental cameras. Most intra oral camera wands cannot be decontaminated in a heat sterilizer because the fragile workings of the internal lens would not hold up to the intense heat. Gentle disinfection is in order with …

Intraoral Dental Cameras: A Look Back into Analog IOCs

Early intraoral dental cameras were analog in nature. The first analog intraoral cameras were plugged into a monitor and printer. The images can be examined and printed. The original form of storage was a video cassette recorder. Presentations of the patients' mouths were recorded on VHS tapes. In 1991, Panasonic introduced a video floppy recorder …

Things You Must Know About Dental Photography

Dental professionals are aware of the difficulties of treatment planning and the task of describing to their patients what they see in their patients’ mouths. Dental digital photography is a valuable tool for communication, analysis, and management. But, with the extensive diversity of cameras out there, one could definitely get confused on which camera to …

The Intraoral Dental Camera and Its Way of Innovating Dentists

Every now and then, an invention comes along that irreversibly changes an existing activity or situation in a significant way. For dentists, one of the most vital advances in modern dentistry is the intraoral dental camera. A couple of important reasons why many dentists are quickly substituting dental mirrors with dental cameras are: first, the …

Why Buy a Dental Camera

A dental camera is an extremely common commodity for dental workplaces these days. First introduced in 1989, dental cameras are now being used by thousands and thousands of dental clinics worldwide. They are utilized to build patients’ trust through visual communication. Although other DSLR cameras are beneficial, a dental intraoral camera is best used while …