Ergonomics and Posture Practices for Dentists.
Working as a dentist doesn’t have to hurt! Stop the aches and pains routinely experienced with the practice of dentistry. Protect your physical and mental health while watching your energy levels increase by using practical ergonomic strategies, equipment, chairside stretches and posture enhancement exercises. Our guest speaker for this presentation, Katrina Klein, is a Dental Hygienist, Certified Personal Trainer and Ergonomics Assessment Specialist. This lecture has been recorded exclusively for All-Access Members of The Hybrid Layer.
Aims & Objectives:
1) Understand the risk factors involved in workplace related musculoskeletal pain for a dentist.
2) Learn practical solutions for correcting a dental operatory for the individual.
3) Practice chairside stretches for a dentist’s most commonly tight muscles from practicing dentistry.
4) Learn posture enhancing strengthening exercises for injury prevention.
5) Learn ergonomic strategies to maintain a neutral posture during treatment.
Lecture Duration: 1 hour 27 minutes.
Recorded: October 2023.
Please note: The audio quality of this presentation is lower than the quality achieved in our other courses. Please see the preview video below which reflects this. Subtitles are available in the video player if required. This lecture has been provided as bonus content for our All-Access Members.
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