There are limitations to what the naked eye can see .With the increase in sophistication of dental materials and their use in dentistry, the corresponding technical skills of the dentist needs to increase. Hence the need for magnification in daily dentistry to ensure that the precise details of our work is not compromised.

Commonly used is the magnification loupes of 2X to 4X magnification, which is worn over or around the head of the dentist. With it, a light source to enhance the magnified field is equally as crucial

 

Dr Jean has developed a special interest in endodontics (root canal treatment ) and aesthetic dentistry over the years and has decided to invest in an operating microscope ,to ensure a high level of precision and quality of work. She often quotes one of her mentors in endodontics ” You cannot treat what you cannot see”.