The incorporation of technology into
dentistry has seen a multitude of changes in the
diagnosing of a disease. Most of the problems associated
with dentition are, in recent times, diagnosed with much
more accuracy. The advantage with the use of
technology is the precision with which the clinician can
decide on the treatment planning. Most of the time in
decision making is saved, as the diagnosis is made at a
faster rate. Chairside advancements have also helped in
reducing the patient discomfort and also relief to the
presenting complaint of the patient. An attempt is made
to present the recent technique in diagnosis that have
been in use for the better understanding of the clinician.
Keywords : Cholesterol Liquid Crystals, Doppler Flowmetry, Laser, Recent Advances, Thermocouple.