Speaker Information

Dr. Bethany Valachi
Cornelius, OR
Dental Ergonomics
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  • Clinical Instructor of Ergonomics, Oregon Health & Science University School of Dentistry
  • Author, Practice Dentistry Pain-Free Ergonomics
  • Editor, Dental Products Report

Sa7029 - Neck, Back & Beyond: Preventing Pain with Evidence-based Dental Ergonomics
Date/Time: 3/23/2024   8 - 11 a.m.
Type: Lectures   Handouts: Yes

Room: Omni - International Ballroom F
Dentist Fee: $0.00  Other Fee: $0.00
Audience: Dentists, Hygienists, Assistants, Students
Health and Wellness/Nutrition
AGD Code: 150

This research-based seminar for dentists, specialists, hygienists, and assistants bridges the gap between dental ergonomics and work-related pain so you can work more comfortably and productively. Delivered with high energy and humor, attendees will discover how equipment selection and adjustment, patient positioning, lighting, movement and operatory layout are affecting their health. Discover evidence-based criteria for selecting truly ergonomic loupes and stools. Engaging demonstrations help attendees learn how to implement powerful evidence-based strategies to prevent work-related pain and improve quality of life.