Straight Up With Steph

Episode 2: All About Ergonomic Loupes

February 15, 2024 Stephanie Botts Season 1 Episode 2
Straight Up With Steph
Episode 2: All About Ergonomic Loupes
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Hi, I'm Stephanie, a practicing dental hygienist and ergonomics specialist. I help dental and office workers with their ergonomics and posture through my company, Polished Posture.

In this episode, we discuss all things ergonomic loupes!

I'll demonstrate the difference between ergo and traditional loupes, and will answer the most frequently asked questions I get about these.

00:00 - Intro
1:35 - What is Ideal Posture?
3:57 - Demo of Ergonomic vs. Traditional Loupes
6:57 - Clock Positions
8:25 - What about the Weight?
10:05 - Patients that Won't Lean Back
12:25 - Doing Injections
13:42 - Things You Can't Use Them For?
14:19 - Getting Used to Them
17:21 - How to Get a Great Deal
17:58 - Hot Tip: Getting Measured
18:50 - How They Save You $$

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Thank you for listening and I'll talk to you soon!


Intro
What is Ideal Posture?
Demo of Ergo and Traditional Loupes
Clock Positions
What about the Weight?
Patients that Won't Lean Back
Doing Injections
Things You Can't Use Them For?
Getting Used to Them
How to Get a Great Deal
Hot Tip: Getting Measured
How They Save You $$