New Opioid Policy

In an attempt to help address the opioid epidemic in the U.S., the ADA announced a new policy. The new policy has three main components: The ADA supports mandatory continuing education in prescribing opioids and other controlled substances. The ADA supports statutory limits on opioid dosage and duration of no more than seven days for…

Collaborating to Help Dentists

Mesa’s Partnership with UnifiedSmiles Helps Independent Dentists

Since 2013, we have collaborated with UnifiedSmiles to provide dental providers with the best spore testing products and services on the market. UnifiedSmiles was founded to support independent dental practices by offering a range of services, from exclusive product savings to educational seminars. As members of UnifiedSmiles, dental professionals benefit from group influence, can share…

My Community Dental Centers; a Case Study

My Community Dental Centers (MCDC) is a non-profit, dental support organization with over 36 dental offices in Michigan, which needed to bring all of their offices into compliance with weekly biological sterilizer monitoring. See how Mesa Labs was able to help! Let’s talk spore testing! Talk with one of our experts to get your questions…

What is disinfection?

Disinfection is the process of destroying disease-causing microorganisms. It does not assure destruction of bacterial spores. Disinfection is usually achieved using a chemical agent. There are a variety of chemical disinfectants available and each is designed to destroy a specific group of microorganisms. The product label of the chemical disinfecting agents should be consulted and…