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Cardiac Implanted Devices and Electronic Dental Instruments

Posted on 2/7/2022 by Office
Cardiac Implanted Devices and Electronic Dental InstrumentsIt is always important to visit the dentist's office for routine checkups and treatment. At the clinic, you receive important tips and advice on how to maintain proper oral health for you and your family. At our facility, we are a modern dentist facility, with state-of-the-art equipment which will ensure oral wellness for each member of your family. You can therefore expect to get effective treatment for any of your dental issues.

One question we get asked by our patients is whether electronic dental instruments can impact cardiac implanted devices. You can be sure that our experts have the answer to this question, and will advise you accordingly.

Is it safe to use electronic dental devices if you have cardiac implanted device

This is the main worry for many people who have cardiac implanted devices such as pacemakers. When you come to the office, our dentists will study your medical history. If they discover that you have a pacemaker implanted, they will take the necessary precautionary procedures to ensure your optimal protection.
Modern pacemakers have shields that protect them from electromagnetic interference from nearby electronic devices. Therefore, you should not be worried when you come to the office for a procedure that will require the use of electronic dental instruments.

Visit our practice for a personalized treatment

At our facility, we ensure to customize the treatment plan for our patients. If you happen to have a pacemaker, we will include this in the care plan to ensure there is no harm caused during and after the dental procedure. We are passionate about our practice and patients, and this pushes us to employ high standard care. Call us to book an appointment and to talk to one of our experts about your condition.


Derrick Flint, MD, DDS | Matthew Largent, MD, DDS

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