CDC Specifies Ultrasonic Cleaner for Dental Pre-Sterilization

Use An Ultrasonic Cleaner to Clean Dental Instruments Prior to Sterilization

Use An Ultrasonic Cleaner to Clean Dental Instruments Prior to Sterilization

Here is a great overview of the CDC Guidelines on Dental Instrument Sterilization.  It covers: transporting, receiving and cleaning, wrapping and packaging, sterilization, storage and distribution, and sterilization monitoring. All very important within the context of minimizing the risk of infection.  What we’d like to point out is the absolute necessity for an ultrasonic dental instrument cleaner.  This is a critical pre-sterilization step as noted in the above article to ensure that all stray debris and organic matter are scrubbed off the instrument surface.

 

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About Bob Sandor

Bob began working as a chemist in 1987 and remains a science geek to this day. After his PhD he worked on the bench in materials and inorganic chemistry for 10 years. He then took on a love for marketing and sales. He combined his passion for science and business and took entrepreneur general management positions in large corporations like Hoecsht Celanese now Sanofi Aventis, Bel-Art and Smiths Detection. There he learned what it would take to run a business and finally Tovatech was co-founded in 2006. Bob’s hobbies include playing, listening and composing music, skiing, working out, the internet and all things science. Read More