The dental cleaning aid used by dentists to clean hand and angle pieces is known as Assistina. Because of their complexity, the many components of hand and angle pieces are very hard to clean and require the use of a special automatic cleaning aid to clean them thoroughly, which in this case is the assistina.
Assistina, as a tool for automatic instrument maintenance, is the ideal cleaning aid for the cleaning of hand and angle pieces because of its many inherent advantages such as easy and professional cleaning, flawless functionality and of course, durability.
Assistina is considered as the ideal pneumatic cleaning aid for not only cleaning of hand and angle pieces but also of turbines, air engines and pneumatic scalers, which are being produced by numerous manufacturers.
After getting cleaned by Assistina, the cleaning of hand and angle pieces can be said to optimally done. However, using Assistina as a cleaning aid does not amount to the sterilization of the hand and angle pieces.
As such the hand and angle pieces have compulsorily go through a Class B sterilizer.
The dentist or the dental technician has to remember that only after sterilization by a Class B sterilizer are the instruments ready to be reused by the next patient.