Spokane County dentist suspended for a number of well being violations

Sandy Montano has 20 days to reply to the costs and ask for a listening to.

SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. — Spokane County dentist Sandy Montano has been suspended by way of the Dental High quality Assurance Fee for violating more than one sanitation and an infection keep an eye on necessities.

Consistent with a press unencumber from the Washingon State Division of Well being, an investigator tried to behavior an an infection keep an eye on inspection at Montano’s health center on Dec. 1, 2021. Montano allegedly refused the inspection.

The dept of well being says Montano can’t follow in Washington till the costs in opposition to him are resolved.

Consistent with paperwork from the dep. of well being, Montano labored as a touring dentist at more than a few clinics in Washington state.

On April 24, 2019, Montano evolved a remedy plan for a affected person at a dental follow in Yakima. The intensive plan concerned scaling and root planing on all 4 quadrants of tooth, restorations, root canal remedy and crowns on a number of tooth. 

Alternatively, the affected person’s medical file didn’t record any purpose proof to give a boost to the remedy. In the long run, the dep. of well being alleged that Montano handled the affected person unprofessionally and did not handle correct affected person information.

Montano labored at Deer Park Dental Place of business in Deer Park, Washington all through the time of the second one set of allegations.

On Nov. 17, 2021, the fee gained a grievance in opposition to Montano, accusing him of the use of x-ray boundaries, towels and suctions from the trash and striking them with unused ones. The dentist was once additionally accused of blending topical gel with non-digestible lidocaine, failing to handle blank water strains, failing to make use of gloves whilst operating with sufferers, and a number of different protection violations.

Montano has 20 days to reply to the costs and ask for a listening to.

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