Dental Supply Needs

dental patient with mom - sizedDental Supply Needs – updated 2019

If you are interested in helping provide what the Dental Clinic needs, thank you!  Everything the clinic receives as a tax-deductible in-kind donation lowers the cash operating costs for the clinic. Here is a resource list of items that are always helpful to receive.  Please contact us for details and updated information.

Dental donations coming in to Nicaragua must be approved by the Ministry of Health (MINSA),so the required paperwork must be completed and received by us via email 8 weeks before arrival.  For more information contact:

Dental Supplies:Donate Now link for online giving

  • Composite resin
  • Adhesive for composite
  • Dental etchant
  • Dental amalgam
  • Sealant material
  • Silver diamine fluoride
  • Glass ionomer cement
  • Topical anesthetic gel
  • Anesthesia with lidocaine 2%
  • Anesthesia with epinephrine 2%
  • Mepivacaine 3%
  • Disposable dental needles (all sizes)
  • Disposable gloves
  • Cotton rolls
  • Disposable saliva ejectors
  • Dental bibs
  • Fluoride gel
  • Sterilization bags
  • Diamond and carbide drill
  • Bite-wing x-ray film and holders
  • Surgical drills
  • Dental tips (rubber)
  • Toothbrushes
  • Toothpaste
  • Dental Floss