What measures has Forest Glen Dental taken to ensure safety of its patients during these times?

In addition to our already industry leading Universal Precautions, excellent sterility procedures and safe dental environment, we at Forest Glen Dental have added:

  • Floor to ceiling enclosures around all treatment rooms which keeps aerosols confined to the room
  • HEPA filtration and air purification systems in every room which eliminates 99% of bacteria and viruses (were proactively installed 1 year ago)
  • Aerosol Vacuum suction units which eliminates 97% of bacteria and viruses
  • Have made hand sanitizer, disinfectant wipes, and ASTM Level 1 masks readily available for patient use in the reception area
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) worn by all staff (includes legally fitted N95 mask, eye protection, face shield, gloves and gown)
  • Temperature checks of all employees and patients with non-contact forehead thermometer
  • Pre-treatment screening assessments of all employees and patients with COVID-19 screening form
  • Regulated appointment times for patients to ensure social distancing
  • Plexiglas barriers have been installed at front desk check-in/check-out counters
  • All employees have received up to date training on infection control and sterilizing procedures during the COVID-19 pandemic