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Workspace Ergonomics in Dentistry”: Avoid and/or Stop the Pain in Your Neck & Back!-[AGD: #770]

$145.00

Instructor: Dr. Arthur Feintuch-Chiropractic Physician

SPECIAL: “Hands-On component”

This presentation offers the Principles of Ergonomics and their applications.

The OBJECTIVE is to increase efficiency and reduce fatigue and disabilities.

Proper ergonomic technique is vital in the dental practice

 

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Description

Presented by Dr. Arthur Feintuch-Chiropractic Physician

SPECIAL: “Hands-On component”

            This presentation offers the Principles of Ergonomics and their applications.

            The OBJECTIVE is to increase efficiency and reduce fatigue and disabilities. Proper ergonomic technique is vital in the dental practice

Learning Objectives:

• Attendees will learn about the proper ergonomic technique to be used in every day dental practice to increase efficiency and reduce fatigue and disabilities.
• Learn the principles of ergonomics and their applications.
• Use good work practices, including proper lifting techniques.
• Become more aware of work tasks that may lead to pain or injury.
• Recognize early symptoms of MSDs.
• Understand the importance of addressing early indications of MSDs before serious injury develops.

Course Description: Includes both Lecture and SPECIAL: “Hands-On component”  

• Definition of Ergonomics
• Introduction: You and Your Patient Do Not Have To Suffer Musculoskeletal Pain during Dental Procedures
• Proper Office Set Up
• Difference between Male and Female Pain Syndromes
• Ergonomically Designed Seating
• Physical and Emotional Stress Alleviation Techniques
• Musculoskeletal Disorders Defined
• Proper Body Positioning for Dentist and Patient
• Anatomy and Physiology of Hand and Feet Especially Carpal & Tarsal Tunnel Syndromes
• Exercise to Prevent Discomfort
• Relationship between Ipsilateral TMJ and SI Joint
• TMJ Pain Avoidance Techniques Applied After a Dental Procedure
• Nutrition to Help Stop Musculoskeletal Pain
• Spine Model Showing Herniation and Ruptured Discs
• PT Equipment U/S LVMS

Credits:        6 CEU’s  [AGD: #770]      [NJ Board of Dentistry: Approval #16-026]

Instructor:   Dr. Arthur Feintuch
-Monmouth University Adjunct Professor Human Anatomy and Physiology
-Ocean County College-Developer and Adjunct Instructor EEG program
-Brookdale Community College- Adjunct Instructor, Pharmaceutical Math, Occupational Therapy
-Premier Medical and Dental Institute-Phlebotomy, EKG, Pharmacology, Injection Technique, Medical Law and Ethics, etc.
-Middlesex County College-Adjunct Instructor Anatomy and Physiology including lab and lecture
-Designed, developed, and instructed Post Graduate Cranial Anatomy course for continuing education credits to Post-Doctoral Physical Therapy Practitioners              -Chiropractic Physician – Private Practice running 5 of my Chiropractic office’s consecutively for 35 Years
-Gibbs College-Adjunct Instructor Medical Assisting (entire program) –
-Dr. Arthur Feintuch has no financial relationships relevant to this presentation to disclose.

Additional information

Dates:

Sunday, October 27, 2019 / Time: 9:00am to 3:30pm / Location: DSI: 7 Spielman Road Fairfield, NJ