Autoclave and UV Sterilization
Dental autoclaves / dental sterilizers are imperative to a dental practice. Steam sterilization of various surgical tools and dental instruments is efficient and safe. These dental autoclaves and sterilizers use only steam; the temperature reaches about 270° F - completely sterilizing all equipment. The dental sterilizers lock during the sterilization process ensuring safety of the user and unlock when instruments are clean and dry. Sterilization time varies from six minutes to 30 minutes depending on materials being sterilized.
There are also dental sterilizers that use dry heat for sterilization, eliminating moisture from the process. Dental autoclaves and sterilizers may be among the most used equipment in a dental practice; be sure the vendor chosen offers an extensive product warranty.