Our Sterilization Practices

At Smile Care 360, we care about your visit and want to make sure that you are as comfortable as possible. Our team is following all CDC guidelines for remaining proactive during these uncertain times and making sure our office is clean and safe for you and your family. To provide complete transparency, we are providing you with a step-by-step guide on what to expect during your next visit.

Safety & Comfort

Your safety and comfort is our top priority at Smile Care 360. We are happy to answer any questions you may have about the steps we take to keep you and every patient safe during your next visit.

Health Screenings

Before arriving for your next visit, a team member will contact you for a phone health screening. Once at the office, we ask for all patients to wait in the car to help enforce social distancing.

Advanced Sanitization

All high-touch areas are sanitized between each use, including but not limited to: chairs, doorknobs, counters, pens and tools. We have a dedicated sterilization area for all dental equipment.

Fully Equipped Staff

During your visit to our office, you can expect all team members to be fully equipped with a face mask, gown, gloves, and face shield. All team members and patient temperatures are checked daily.

Dental Sterilization Products

Smile Care 360 strives to achieve uphold the highest standards in patient health and safety. We use safe, effective, and approved sterilization products to maintain those standards. All tools and equipment that are labeled as one-time use are thrown away after each patient. Items that cannot be thrown away or heat sterilized are covered with a plastic barrier.

Sterilization Equipment

We have a dedicated sterilization station featuring the latest innovative technology to keep our instruments clean and ready to use for your next visit. All dental tools and instruments that can be heat sterilized are done so promptly after each patient.