A optical tomographic 3D view of the region of concern of the patient is provided by Cone Beam technology. A standard x-ray is two-dimensional only. The specialist is able to offer a complete 360 degree view of the tooth and other surrounding regions with Cone Beam schemes. Although utilizing less radiation than conventional medical CT equipment, the 3D Cone Beam scanner offers virtually unlimited views of the teeth. This modern technology is quick , easy and painless, offering several wonderful advantages that just a few years ago were inaccessible.