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Anodize Aluminum Applications: Medical / Dental Equipment

Anodized Aluminum Applications: Medical / Dental Equipment; Sulfuric / Chromic / Hardcoat / Clear / Color / Custom / Anodizing, Corrosion / Fungus Resistant, Anti-Microbial Properties


Superior Metal Technologies offers a comprehensive range of aluminum anodizing services for manufacturers of medical and dental equipment and supplies, including:

  • Sulfuric Anodizing
  • Chromic Anodizing
  • Hardcoat Anodizing (Hardcoating)
  • Clear Coatings
  • Color Anodizing
  • Custom Anodizing
  • Close Tolerance Coating

The unique corrosion and fungus resistant properties of anodic coatings make them highly desirable for equipment in doctors and dentists offices, emergency and operating room environments, and patient-care areas. The hard, durable anodize finish will not chip or peel, and can stand up to repeated sterilization. Additionally, anodic coatings have anti-microbial properties, and resists mold, fungus and corrosion.

Anodized Aluminum Applications: Replace Costly Stainless Steel

Anodized aluminum can replace expensive stainless steel in many applications, offering cost savings due to it's long lifespan, weight, and other properties unique to anodized products.

The ways that anodized aluminum can be used instead of stainless steel are only limited by the imagination. For more information about the benefits of replacing stainless steel with anodized aluminum, read: Aluminum or Stainless Steel?

Anodized Aluminum Applications: Prescribe the Best Solutions

Anodized products and components are used in thousands of applications in medical and dental equipment manufacturing, including:

  • Equipment designed to be autoclaved (sterilized) repeatedly
  • Hospital rooms and emergency rooms
  • Blood Handling Equipment
  • Traction Equipment
  • Oxygen Equipment
  • Brackets to mount equipment on walls
  • Regulators
  • Atomizers
  • Dental Equipment and Tools

This is just a small sample of medical / dental products made, in whole or part, of anodized aluminum. And new applications are constantly being discovered. Let Superior's highly trained anodizing and design specialists help bring your ideas to reality.



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