Dental handpiece repair: Frequently-asked questions

Q: What dental handpieces can be repaired?
A: All makes and models of handpieces can be repaired regardless of whether they are high-speeds, low-speeds, electric handpieces, lab handpieces or air scalers.

Q: How much will it cost to repair my dental handpiece?
A: That depends upon the problem, but estimates can be given before any work is carried out so you will always be aware of cost. Shipping is free whether you decide to follow through with the repair or not. For basic handpiece repair pricing, visit our Dental Handpiece Repair page.

Q: How long does it take it repair a handpiece?
A: In the majority of instances, repairs are carried out the same day the handpiece is received and shipped back immediately. Turnaround time on average equals 24 to 48 hours.

Q: Do dental handpiece repairs have a warranty?
A: Yes they do. A typical warranty begins with the invoicing date and are as follows: highspeed rebuilds – four month warranty; highspeed new turbines – six month warranty; lowspeed handpieces – twelve months warranty; lab and electric handpieces – six months warranty; attachments – four months warranty; sonic scalers – twelve months warranty. Warranties will be void if fault or damage is caused by neglect, lack of maintenance or improper handling.