Dental aspirator suction tips

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Model Number: NH-43245

Brand: Niche Healthcare

Suction tip for surgical aspirators are recommended for procedures on adults. Ergonomic, non-slip grips make work easier for staff. 
While the linear shape keeps them quiet and promotes better hygiene and cleaning.


Dental aspirator suction tips, also known as saliva ejectors or suction tips, are crucial tools used in dentistry to remove saliva, blood, water, and debris from the oral cavity during dental procedures. Here’s how they work and how to care for them:

Function: Dental suction tips are attached to a suction system that creates suction, allowing the dentist or dental hygienist to quickly and efficiently remove fluids and debris from the patient’s mouth. This helps to maintain a clear field of view, improve patient comfort, and enhance infection control by reducing the risk of contamination.

Types: There are various types of dental aspirator suction tips available, including disposable tips made of plastic and reusable tips made of metal or autoclavable plastic. Disposable tips are often preferred for their convenience and hygiene, as they can be disposed of after each use to prevent cross-contamination.

Cleaning and care:

  • Disposable suction tips should be discarded after each use to prevent the risk of cross-contamination between patients.
  • Reusable suction tips should be thoroughly cleaned and sterilized between uses to ensure proper infection control.
  • After each use, detach the suction tip from the suction hose and rinse it thoroughly under running water to remove any residual saliva, blood, or debris.
  • Soak the suction tip in a disinfectant solution or a mixture of water and dental disinfectant according to the manufacturer’s instructions to kill any remaining bacteria or pathogens.
  • Use a small brush or pipe cleaner to scrub the inside of the suction tip and remove any stubborn debris or biofilm build-up.
  • Rinse the suction tip again with clean water to remove any disinfectant residue.
  • Dry the suction tip thoroughly with a clean, lint-free cloth or allow it to air dry completely before reattaching it to the suction hose.
  • Store the suction tips in a clean, dry container or pouch to protect them from contamination until they are ready to be used again.

Regular cleaning and sterilization of dental aspirator suction tips are essential to prevent the transmission of infectious agents between patients and maintain a safe and hygienic dental environment. Follow the manufacturer’s instructions for cleaning and sterilizing reusable suction tips, and always dispose of disposable suction tips after each use.


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