Is it safe to go to the dentist right now? New safeguards help make routine dental checkups safe during COVID-19 pandemic
These safeguards are just some of the new guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Their release gave dentists and other dental specialists in California the “yellow light” to see patients who have been forced to delay much needed care.
The fear of contracting COVID-19 is not only on the minds of patients, but very much a concern for dentists and their staff.
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“Anything that we can do in our practices right now to reduce the aerosol levels, that’s our goal,” said Dr.