The Ultimate List of Dental Products Needed for Setting Up a Dental Clinic

The Ultimate List Of DENTAL MATERIALS & EQUIPMENTS For Your Clinic

Hey friends! Welcome back to my blog! If you are here on this page then you might be going to open a new dental clinic. Here I had listed all the dental products, instruments, equipment which will be needed for a new dental clinic. I had tried my best to add all the products which will be useful for your clinic

Let me just tell you a few things in general. Before you make a purchase, please make a checklist of products which will be needed for your dental clinic. Include everything from materials, instruments, equipment, decors, furnishes, stationery, and everything. In one paper write the list of materials, on other equipment, and separate the list. Categorize the list, so that it would be easy for you to buy, bargain and check. I had given a vast list of dental materials, according to your need you can change or cut down the list.

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This list is just the general list, and few super specialty dental clinics will have to buy more equipment depending on their practice. The major products needed for every dental clinic are:

  • Dental Chair.
  • Compressor.
  • Motorised Suction.
  • LED Curing Light.
  • Scaler.
  • Airotor Handpiece.
  • Airotor Cartridge.
  • Micromotor Handpiece.
  • Eyewash station.
  • Spray and Hand piecer cleaning lubricant.
  • Micromotor for Clinical and lab.
  • Air motor.
  • Air Polisher.
  • Autoclave.
  • Sterilized instrument pouch sealer.
  • Water Distiller.
  • Ultrasonic cleaner.
  • Sterilisation Equiments: Hot water bath, Needle burner,  Glass beads sterilizer, UV Chamber.

  • Dental X-Ray Unit
  • Portable X-Ray.
  • X-Ray Developer Box.
  • X-Ray Viewer.
  • RVG.
  • Intraoral Camera.
  • Monitor.
  • Magnifying loupe.
  • OPG.
  • Endomotor.
  • Apex locator.
  • Bleaching Light.
  • Laser.
  • Amalgamator.
  • Physio Dispenser.
  • Implant motor.
  • Piezo Surgery.
  • Stethoscope.
  • Micro Torch.
  • Blood pressure analyzer – Digital.
  • Ortho welder.
  • Pulp tester.
  • GP Cutter.
  • Conscious sedation unit.
  • Gloves.
  • Mouth mask.
  • Headcaps.

Dental Instruments Needed for Every Dental Clinic:

Diagnostic Instruments:

  • Disposable mirror.
  • Disposable tweezer.
  • Disposable probe.
  • Mouth mirror.
  • Single Ended Probe.
  • Double ended Probe.
  • Tweezer.
  • Endo Locking Tweezer.
  • Endo excavator.
  • Endo explorer.
  • Endo plugger.
  • Endo spreader.
  • Williams probe.
  • CPITN Probe.
  • Nabers probe.
  • Pocket marker.

Conservative Instruments Needed in Every Dental Clinic:

  • Amalgam carver.
  • Amalgam carrier.
  • Burnisher.
  • Cement Spatula.
  • Interproximal carver.
  • Dycal Instrument
  • Condenser.
  • Plastic filling instrument.
  • Spoon excavator.
  • Composite filling.
  • Matrix band.
  • Matrix retainer.
  • Tofflemire retainer.
  • Tofflemire band.
  • Saddle contoured matrices.
  • Bur Chuck.
  • Amalgam well.

Surgery Instruments:

  • Forceps kit.
  • Pedo forceps.
  • Elevator.
  • Root Elevator.
  • Root tip elevator kit.
  • Crossbar elevator.
  • Luxators.
  • Periosteal elevator.
  • Scissors – Straight.
  • Scissors – Curved.
  • Gum scissors.
  • Band cutting scissors.
  • Suture cutting scissors.
  • Angulated scissors.
  • Castrovijo Scissors.
  • Double curved scissors.
  • End bend scissors.
  • Goldman fox scissors.
  • Mayo scissors.
  • Needle holder.
  • Castrovijo Needle holder.
  • Mathew needle holder.
  • Artery forceps.
  • Mosquito forceps.
  • Sponge forceps.
  • Tissue forceps.
  • Allis tissue forceps.
  • Tissue nippers.
  • Bone curette.
  • Bone rounger.
  • Bone files.
  • Cheatle forceps.
  • BP Handles.
  • BP Blades.
  • Suturing needle.
  • Suture Picking Tweezer.
  • Skin hook.
  • Austins Retractor.
  • Legan Back Retractor.
  • Bolly Calliper.
  • Boon’s Gauge.
  • Mouth gag Ferguson.
  • Mouth gag Heister.
  • Metallic suction tip.
  • Aspiration syringe.
  • Ligature wire.

Prosthodontic Instruments:

  • Impression Tray Dentulous.
  • Impression Tray Edentulous.
  • Plaster spatula.
  • Plaster knife.
  • Wax spatula.
  • Wax knife.
  • Wax Carving PKT.
  • Wax Caliper.
  • Spirit lamp.
  • Crown remover.
  • Articulating paper forceps.
  • Rubber dam kit.
  • Retraction cord packer.

Orthodontic Instruments:

  • Erich arch bar.
  • Wire cutter.
  • Universal plier.
  • Adams plier.
  • 3 Beak Plier.
  • 3 Prong Plier.
  • Separator placing plier.

Other Important Instruments:

  • Implant instruments.
  • Periodontal Curettes.
  • API’s Clinic Set Up Kit.

Dental Accessories Needed for Every Dental Clinic:

Diagnostic Accessories:

  • Kidney Tray – 8 inches.
  • Kidney Tray 10 Inch.
  • X-Ray Clip.
  • X-Ray Film holder.
  • Lead Apron.

Conservative Accessories:

  • Plastic wedges.
  • Wooden wedges.
  • Transparent matrix band.
  • Polishing cup.
  • Polishing brush.
  • Composite polishing strips.
  • Composite polishing discs.
  • Composite polishing kit.
  • Glass slab.
  • Agate Spatula.
  • Dapen dish.
  • Pestle and Mortar.
  • Endo box.
  • Mini Endo Block.
  • Bur Holder.
  • Instrument Tray with Lid.

Surgery Accessories:

  • Surgical Trolley.
  • Cotton roll dispenser.
  • Cotton holder.
  • Mouth prop.
  • Pedo Cheek retractor.
  • Adult cheek retractor.
  • Lip retractor.
  • Cotton bin.
  • Surgical tray with cover.

Prosthodontic Accessories:

  • Blowtorch.
  • Denture box.
  • Fox plane.
  • Retraction cord.
  • VITA Shade guide – Classic or 3D.
  • Rubber bowl – large and small.

Sterilization and Related Accessories:

  • Instrument Cassettes.
  • Glass beads.
  • Glass dispenser.
  • Patient drape.
  • Goggles.
  • Bib Clips.

Other Accessories:

  • Composite compule gun.
  • Scaler tip holder.
  • Basic tray.

Dental Products or Supplies you need in a new Dental Clinic:


  • Impression Materials.
  • Alginate.
  • Alginate Adhesive.
  • Greenstick.
  • Buff’s muslin.
  • Lab Stones.
  • Pumice.
  • Reline Material.
  • Teeth set.


  • Disclosing solution.
  • Fluoride trays – double.
  • Thixo-Gel.
  • Floss and floss dispenser.

Endodontic Materials:

  • Files.
  • Broaches.
  • Burs.
  • Silicon endo stops.
  • Gutta-percha dispenser.
  • Gates Glidden drills.
  • Paper points.
  • Cavit.
  • Monojet syringes.
  • EDTA.
  • GP Solvents.
  • Cement.

Oral Surgery:

  • Biopsy bottles.
  • Dry socket paste.
  • Gelfoam.
  • Iodoform gauze.
  • Local Anesthesia.

Other items you can use in your Dental Clinic:

This list below is a list of dental products which will be needed for powering up your dental practice. I had just mentioned it so that you won’t forget about these dental products.

  • Anti-Skid Autoclavable Footwear.
  • Dental Posters.
  • Chair covers.
  • Stools. (It’s an add-on with Dental Chair)
  • Patient management software.
  • Patient Entertainer.
  • Mouthwashes.
  • Medicines – Just mentioned it.
  • Noise cancellation headphones for patients.
  • Decoratives, furniture, cabinets, and partitions.
  • Stationaries.

Wrapping Up the List:

I had made this list by referring to many dentists and researching online too. I had tried my best to include all the dental products you may need in starting a new dental clinic. If you found this post useful, please do share it with your friends and people in need.

Did I miss anything? You can comment it down and will surely add it up to the dental materials list after rechecking it. 😛

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K Vishnu Nambiar

I am a dental student from Kerala. Currently studying in a dental college in Karnataka. I share here articles mainly related to dental education, making money online as a dentist and lot more. You can subscribe here to stay updated !

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