Monthly Maintenance Tips

by on 27/04/11 at 11:40 am

Maintaining and running a successful dental practice includes many components and aspects. Often times, it can be easy to overlook the small preventative maintenance practices that result in satisfactory operating conditions. Last week we offered a list of maintenance tips that when executed weekly, can help save both time and money in the long run! This week we would like to focus on monthly tips. These tips, although performed merely once a month, will help to contribute to the overall functioning of your operatory in substantial ways.

Monthly Maintenance Tips:

  • Check nitrous oxide safety level indicators.
  • Check nitrous oxide unit, lines, hoses, and masks for leakage.
  • Check air pressure to all handpieces.
  • Clean panoramic cassettes with intensifying screen cleaner.
  • Check sterilizer with spore test indicator.
  • Check master water filter element.
  • Clean plaster trap.

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