Regular radiation safety and performance surveys of dental X-ray equipment
are a statutory obligation and are vital in ensuring the optimum level of protection
for both staff and patients while maintaining the highest image quality.
The following is a list of services that RPC can provide for Dentists looking for an RPA.
We can act as your Radiation Protection Adviser, offering advice on room
design, new equipment choice, setting up a quality control programme and film
We have wide experience in providing advice to dentists and carrying out
radiation surveys on the full range of dental
X-ray equipment including
intra-oral X-ray sets, orthopantomographic (OPG) units, cephalostats and cone
beam CT (CBCT) units.
Using up-to-date test equipment, and with the considerable benefits of a
personal visit, we can optimise the performance of X-ray
equipment and ensure
that your equipment meets all current regulations and guidance relating to
Surveys are carried out every one to three years, depending on your
requirements, and in line with the
Radiations Regulations 1999 and other legislation and
Surveys are designed to minimise disruption and are carried out at your
A full report is promptly provided which is designed in such a way as to
be easily read while providing a full record of the work to
be carried out.
For further information call RPC on 020 8725 1050/1