ISAAC KNAPP DISTRICT DENTAL SOCIETY CONTINUING EDUCATION
Thursday, February 24, 2022
Courtyard by Marriott (1150 S Harrison, Fort Wayne)
YDC PRESENTS: Optimizing Dental Performance Through Self Care
Speaker, Josh Rifkin (Corrective Holistic and High-Performance Exercise Kinesiologist)
This course or presentation is designed to share information to Dental professionals about occupational specific challenges as it relates to their body. This course will also teach and demonstrate self-care methods to help combat these challenges and improve the wellness, performance and longevity of the practitioner.
Course objectives: Discuss common postural and ergonomic challenges for the dental professional | Discuss the anatomy or function of different muscles, connective tissue or fascial slings and how it relates to those postural challenges, the body and pain | Discuss at home self-care modalities to combat pain and postural problems | Learn how to program the self-care modalities for practical use | Demonstrate and “walk through” a general self-care program for the dental professional