As a mom, you worry about everything. The commercial showing the mother who found her kid wrapped in bubble wrap? You don’t find it far-fetched. So it stands to reason that rumors, gossip, and news about dental x-rays causing brain tumors have you unnerved—particularly if your child is of an age where you are thinking about getting braces like Invisalign. That’s why the following scientific data can help reassure you that you’ve nothing to worry about—at least when it comes to dental x-rays. In this post, we’re going to show you the lowdown on x-rays. Let’s dive right in
Dr. Joel Gluck has practiced orthodontics since 1983 when he opened his own office in Nashville. He earned his undergraduate degree at Washington University in St. Louis, and his dental degree at the University of Tennessee. Dr. Gluck then completed an orthodontic specialty residency at the University of Michigan, one of the top five orthodontic training residencies in the country. He also wrote an original thesis and received a Master of Science degree.