Kathleen Nichols Dentistry pays very strict attention to infection control in their office and follow OSHA guidelines. We follow strict infection control guidelines set by OSHA. We sterilize all instruments. The routine protocol for the operatories consists of spraying and wiping with an antibacterial solution of all surfaces that come in contact with the staff and a patient before each patient. Use of disposable barriers on all handles and points of frequent contact, which are changed between patients. Hand washing stations are equipped with hand sanitizers. Personal protection items worn by the staff is either disposable or changed every day.