READ MORE: How to Cut Health Costs 5. How are instruments sterilized? You might not feel comfortable grilling the dentists staff about their attention to sterilization, but this question might pay off. An office that doesnt heat sterilize all equipment between patients should raise a red flag. Key terms that should come from the staff are autoclave or chemiclave, the two leading methods of heat sterilization.
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Dentist costs deter patients
Council chairman John Brumby says governments need to deal with this problem because poor dental care can result in major health problems and affect quality of life. Just one in 25 people put off going to a doctor because of the cost. GPs bulk bill so there is no cost to the patient at the moment, Mr Brumby said. “If you go to the dentist to get a filling, it’s a couple hundred bucks,” he said.
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