At Chetan Parikh, DMD, MDS, DABCDSM, we don’t just care about your teeth. Your overall health is of the utmost importance, and our entire dental team takes infection control seriously. We strive to offer the safest environment and procedures as your choice of dentist, and we use the highest level of infection control in Rockville, Maryland.
All reusable equipment at Chetan Parikh, DMD, MDS, DABCDSM is routinely sterilized before each use by an autoclave, a machine utilizing steam, heat, and pressure to kill bacteria and viruses.
Our dental office also observes strict guidelines set forth by the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) and other federal agencies, adhering to the following measures:
- Disinfectant hand soap is applied before and after treating each patient and at regular intervals.
- Chetan Parikh, DMD, MDS, DABCDSM team members utilize gloves and face masks in every appointment.
- All countertops and surfaces are chemically disinfected.
- Disposable materials are properly thrown out in designated receptacles.
If you have any questions or concerns about infection control, don’t hesitate to contact one of our team members immediately. The first step to safety is information, and Dr. Chetan Parikh strives to keep you well informed. We invite you to call or visit our dental office today to learn more and to schedule your next appointment.