Patient Gallery Bridge

In the Main Menu, click Setup, Program Links. Double-click on PatientGallery from

Patient Gallery is an imaging system. Also known as ImageFX. Website:

Note: Older installations of Open Dental list this bridge as ImageFX from

To enable the bridge:

  1. Check the Enabled box.
  2. Verify the Path of file to open.
  3. Double-click on Additional Properties to change settings. Use the PatNum (enter 0) or ChartNum (enter 1) as the patient ID.
  4. Set up a clickable bridge button.
    1. Under Add a button to these toolbars, highlight where to display the button.
    2. Enter the Text on button.
    3. (Optional) Import an image to show on the button (22 x 22 pixels).
  5. If using clinics, click Hide Button for Clinics. Select which clinics the button should display on.
  6. Click Save.

Technical Details

The following information is passed to Patient Gallery using command line parameters during a bridge attempt: PatNum or ChartNumber, first name, last name, SSN, and date of birth. Any semicolons present in any of these fields are removed before sending to Patient Gallery.