Speaker Information

Ms. Diane Millar

Advanced Instrumentation Techniques

Fr319 - Sharpen Your Skills Virtually to Improve Your Competency: Elevate Your Career To a New Level!
Date/Time: 3/17/2023   9 - 11:30 a.m.
Type: General   Handouts: Yes
Audience: Dentists, Hygienists, Students

Improve your scaling skills while learning to protect your hands and wrists from prevent repetitive motion injuries! This course will provide participants with a virtual hands-on experience to learn innovative advanced and reinforced periodontal instrumentation skills. Instrumentation videos and photographs will be used to demonstrate advanced scaling techniques. Reinforced, extraoral, intraoral, and opposite arch fulcrums in a seated posture and while standing will be demonstrated and practiced.  Ideal ergonomic seated postures to help prevent pain and musculoskeletal injuries will be demonstrated and then applied through audience participation. You will learn state-of-the-art instrument selection for improved scaling outcomes.