Covid-19 has had a profound impact not only on the health sector but on other industries as well. This has necessitated changes in every industry as they try to find a new normal. Boston Dental is a dental institution ensuring they protect against the further spread of the virus with their state-of-the-art preventive measures.
Headed by Dental Director Dr. Maged el-Malecki, Boston Dental provides its patients with a wide range of services. Dr. el-Malecki is a board-certified dentist in Dubai and Boston and was recently honored as a “Doctor of Excellence.” He is also an active member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. Together with his team of qualified and passionate dentists, Boston Dental is restoring beautiful smiles, one patient at a time.
As we are currently in a global pandemic, Covid-19 has seen governments implement drastic measures to help curb the spread of the virus. One year later and the controversy around Covid persists. While some may argue that the virus is behind us, especially with the widespread implementation of vaccines, the world is arguably not there yet. As the world is trying to find a cure for the virus, the World Health Organization advises preventive measures are important.
A major problem with oral care is that most oral diseases are asymptomatic, and unless you go for regular checkups, you might be putting your health at risk. However, the pandemic has seen people cut down on their movements to adhere to the new set guidelines. Boston Dental has adapted teledentistry and has a virtual dental consult channel to ensure patients can still receive their services when required.
Sanuvox has been ranked as a leading manufacturer in ultraviolet and object purification systems. Their state-of-the-art air filtration system and hospital-grade Sanuvox UV sterilization system remove harmful toxins and pollutants. The filtration system removes at least 99.97% of airborne particles as small as 0.3 microns, which are then destroyed by the specified UV wavelengths.
Boston Dental clearly has their patients’ best interest at heart in the fight against Covid-19. According to medical experts, regular disinfection of surfaces and the environment helps reduce the transfer of the virus. The Boston Dental team regularly cleans and disinfects work surfaces and non-critical equipment that they regularly use. In addition, they ensure that they use clinically tested and approved disinfectant sprays that have zero effects on their patients. The dentists at Boston Dental ensure the proper use of PPE and regularly sanitize their hands.
The team has also adopted the use of intraoral isolation techniques to minimize bodily contact. According to the team at Boston Dental, the intraoral isolation method allows them to limit the use of aerosols known to transfer viruses. Let’s not forget to mention the use of UV disinfection robots. These robots help eradicate harmful pathogens, bacteria, and viruses.
Based on research, dental caries are among the most common oral diseases, which cause further infection if left untreated. As such, it is essential to have regular checkups by your dentist. With dentistry considered an essential service and as they open their doors to the public, their intensive and proactive response to Covid-19 is also significant. We must all work together to curb the further spread of the virus!