Alternatives of Use/Instrumentation

In dental hygiene school during skill development, traditional hand fulcruming positions were often taught with the fulcruming finger placed intraorally and securely on a tooth near the area in which the clinician was scaling. Traditional “patient/operator” positioning between 8 o’clock and 12 o’clock positions were also emphasized. This traditional positioning often required the clinician to work in uncomfortable and strained positions for hands, arms, back and neck. chat Let's get started!