Communication also is key when it comes to keeping it clean.
The cornerstone of a good and safe dental practice is trust. If you have questions or concerns about our procedures, just ask. You should feel free to discuss this topic with Dr. Cuprill and expect straightforward answers.
Dr. Cuprill and our entire team follow the recommended OSHA, EPA, and CDC procedures for infection control These include
- Disinfectant hand soap.
- Gloves and face masks.
- Chemical disinfection of countertops and surfaces.
- Sterilization of all reusable equipment, including dental handpieces, before every use.
- Use of an autoclave, a device that kills bacteria and viruses by steam, heat, and pressure.
The best defense against disease is information. The more you know, the better equipped you are to make wise decisions about your health care. The more you know about our daily procedures and policies, the more comfortable you will feel.