Responsible Practices

Tooth brushes can be made from recycled yogurt cupsThere are countless ways in which we strive to limit our consumption of resources while delivering the highest quality of care. You’ll find just some of the steps we’ve taken to minimize our impact on the earth in the list below. We love sharing and getting new ideas–so if you have any suggestions on how we could improve, please let us know!

  • Paperless charting
  • Waterless vacuum system (saves over 300 gallons/day!)
  • Low-flow toilet and plumbing fixtures
  • LED lighting
  • ENERGY STAR® appliances
  • Cloth sterilization puches
  • Sterilizable (non-disposable) barriers when possible
  • Toothbrushes made from recyled yogurt containers
  • Glass beverage and mouthwash cups
  • High-velocity hand dryers
  • Waterless hand sanitizer
  • Cotton post-treatment hot towels
  • Proximity to several metro and bus stations/stops
  • Water conserving succulant plants 
  • Strict waste-management and recycling protocol 
  • Low-VOC paints and building materials
  • FSC® Certified paper products
  • Email and text-based patient communication
  • Magazine-free reception area