Dental Check-Up Checklist

By MWI Animal Health

Make sure you have everything you need for dental month.

Equipment Checklist

  • Dental Light for over WetTable
  • Wet Prep Table w. operator stools
  • Anesthesia Machine with vaporizer
  • Multi-parameter Monitoring Equipment with CO2 option
  • Patient Warming Equipment
  • Oxygen and Scavenging
  • Aspirator for Suction
  • Dental Digital Radiography Complete Systems (Available as Mobile/ Wall Mount)
  • Dental Mouth props
  • X-Ray apparel
  • Dental Delivery Unit (Available as Mobile/ Wall Mount/ or Table Top) Including High Speed handpiece w. fiber optic light, Low Speed handpiece, Piezoelectric Scaling Handpiece,  Air and Water Delivery System
  • Additional High and Low Speed Handpieces for Backup
  • Equipment for Sterilization (Autoclave, Ultrasonic, Water Distiller)
  • Head/Eye Loupes for Magnification
  • Curing Light
  • Various Sizes of Burs/ Starter Kits (Diamond, Friction-grip, Cutting Discs)

Patient Education and Miscellaneous

  • Canine/Feline Skull Models
  • Dental Instruments
  • Mouth Mirror
  • Explorer
  • Periodontal Probe
  • Scalers/Curettes
  • Sharpening Stones/Oil
  • Handpiece Oil
  • Thumb Forceps
  • Hemostats
  • Scissors (Iris, LaGrange, Mayo, or Metzenbaum)
  • Needle Holders
  • Retractor
  • Scalpel
  • Rodent Dental Instruments


  • Antiseptic Rinse/Periodontal Gel/Local Anti-Microbial
  • Disclosing solution
  • PPE (Ear Plugs, Surgery Caps, protective eyewear, fluid resistant gowns, masks, gloves, face shield)
  • Hemostatic Agent
  • Prophy Paste
  • Fluoride
  • Sodasorb replacement granules for Anes. Machine
  • Endotracheal Tubes/ Oxygen Masks
  • Anesthesia Circuits
  • Anesthetic Inhalants/Agent for Vaporizer
  • Cotton pellets, gauze, sponges
  • Suture #4-0 or smaller

Restorative Dental Products

  • Etch
  • Bonded Sealant or Glass Ionomer Kit
  • Fortify
  • Cement Spatula and Mixing Pads
  • Restorative Dental Products (continued)
  • Calcium Hydroxide Liner
  • Brush tips/handles/applicators/mixing wells
  • Flowable Composite Kit with Shade options
  • Plastic Placing/filling instrument
  • Contour Finishing and Polishing kit for restorations

Impression Materials

  • Alginate
  • Trays
  • Mixing Spatula
  • Mixing Bowl

Specialty Procedure Products-Root Canal

  • Barbed Broaches
  • K-Reamers
  • H-Files
  • Gutta Percha
  • Paper Points
  • Eugenol
  • Zinc Oxide
  • Holstrom Pluggers/Spreaders

Specialty Procedure Products-Oral Surgery/Extraction

  • Molt and Periosteal Elevators
  • Luxating Elevators
  • Periodontal Elevators
  • Winged Elevator Set
  • Tartar Remover Forceps
  • Rongeur Forceps
  • Bone Currette
  • Extraction Forceps
  • Root Tip Picks
  • Root Tip Forceps