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

Th6021 - Optimize & Ergonomize Your Front Office
Date/Time: 3/21/2024   9 - 11 a.m.
Type: Lectures   Handouts: Yes

Room: GWCC - A408
Dentist Fee: $95.00  Other Fee: $65.00
Audience: Office Staff
Health and Wellness/Nutrition
AGD Code: 150

Oftentimes, the musculoskeletal pain in the front office rivals that experienced by the team in the operatories!  If ignored, this pain can progress to become an injury or career-ending disability. Among front-office workers, the ‘hot spots’ for pain tend to be the neck, shoulder, hand and wrist pain. Discover how to identify and correct poor working postures and office layouts with easy ergonomic modifications. Learn the most common pain syndromes among front office and implement effective evidence based interventions.