X-rays are a helpful diagnostic tool when your dentist is trying to find any damages or diseases not visible to the naked eye during a regular dental check-up. X-rays at your dentist office can be performed for a variety of purposes, and range from looking at a single tooth, to the entire mouth.
Common CDT codes for X-rays:
- Intraoral - complete series of radiographic images 
- Intraoral - periapical first radiographic image 
- Intraoral - periapical each additional radiographic image 
- Bitewings - two radiographic images 
- Bitewings - four radiographic images 
- Panoramic radiographic image 
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