For many people, getting dental x-rays is a normal part of visiting the dentist's office. The same can be true of child patients. However, x-rays can potentially be costly. If you've been putting off having your child go to the dentist knowing that you can't afford to have their teeth x-rayed, it's a good idea to go anyway, even without this procedure. Here's why.
Why X-rays Are Helpful
Dental x-rays can be helpful at any age, but they're particularly useful for children, which is why most pediatric dentists recommend getting them.