Health and Wellness

Welcome to Montgomery Orthodontics!

COVID-19 PROTOCOLS

 

OUR UTMOST PRIORITY IS THE HEALTH AND SAFETY OF OUR PATIENTS, THEIR FAMILIES, AND OUR STAFF

In addition to previous infection control measures, we have made additional wellness improvements. Please read our office protocols prior to your appointment:

At Home, Just Prior to Your Appointment, please:

  • Brush your teeth at home
  • Rinse with mouthrinse such as Listerine or Peroxyl at home
  • Remember to bring a mask to your appointment

If anyone in the household is sick or has a fever, we kindly ask you to please call our office at 609-688-1611 to reschedule

While Visiting Our Office

  • Please wear a mask upon entering our office
  • You will be directed to use our hand sanitizer prior to being seated for treatment

COVID-19 Office Safety and Health Practices

  • Temperature screening and wellness screening for all staff upon arrival to work every day for clearance to work in the office
  • Mask and gloves are worn at all times, with frequent hand washing by all staff
  • Additional Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) will worn by staff depending on treatment procedure
  • PPE will consist of mask, protective eyewear, faceshield, scrubs and surgical gown
  • Utilization of sneeze guards and barriers
  • Increased hours of operation to accommodate new office procedures
  • Planned distancing scheduling
  • Reduction of aerosol generating procedures
  • As always, surface cleaning and disinfection after every patient
  • As always, all instruments are sterilized and wrapped
  • Ultraviolet light germicidal air treatment, filtration and purification system built into our HVAC unit which runs continuously 24 hours/day killing 99.9% of bacteria, mold, and viruses and filtering the air. 
  • Our entire staff participated in the American Association of Orthodontics Annual Session which took place virtually in May 2020 where the most up to date OSHA and CDC infection control measures in the COVID-19 era were presented


Our Commitment

We are committed to providing the safest environment for our patients, staff members and families and to providing the best care to our patients.

If you have any questions about treatment or our office protocols, please don’t hesitate to ask. We can be reached by phone, email, and/or via our website. We are here for you!