Magnification loupes are used by dentists to see areas of the mouth not visible with the naked eye.
What are Magnification Loupes?
Magnification loupes are small magnification devices that are placed on a dentist's face, similar to glasses, and are used to see small details very closely. These magnifications allow dentists to see small cavities, slight fractures and anything else that might be missed without magnification.
What types of magnification do we use?
Dentistry requires clear visuals and magnifying loupes provide support for visual acuity over the naked eye. Our dentists also use telescopic lenses during appointments to see your mouth in great detail.
What are the benefits of using loupes?
Using magnification loupes are important for patient care. They allow dentists to see into the oral cavity to make a diagnosis, or to perform on precise levels. They allow dentists to see and inspect tooth decay at a level that would not be available without magnification.
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