After listening to this episode, you should be able to:

Discover the history of loupes.

Understand how loupes became an essential tool for use in dentistry and dental hygiene.

Appreciate the facts and myths about wearing loupes and their ability to enhance patient care and reduce ergonomic stress on the clinician. 

Compare the differences in styles of loupes and how they can benefit the clinician in regards to ergonomics and patient care.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the Academy of General Dentistry Program Approval for Continuing Education (PACE) through the joint program provider approval of Zoom Education LLC and A Tale of Two Hygienists.  CE Zoom, LLC is approved for awarding FAGD/MAGD credit.

Course Contact: ataleoftwohygienists@gmail.com

Course Categories: New Concepts in Dental Hygiene,Standards of Practice,Supportive Clinical Dentistry Subjects That Relate to the Support of Patient Care and Clinical Dentistry,Non-Clinical, Non-Dental (Personal) Course, Relates to Personal or Professional Gain,Ergonomics ,Evaluation, Selection, Incorporation, Care of Dental Equipment, Instruments, and Emerging Technologies

Provider Approval: Nationally Recognized (AGD-PACE) Academy of General Dentistry Program approval for Continuing Education

Educational Type: Self Study

Educational Method: Electronically mediated with a testing mechanism (internet, one-way & two-way transmissions through open broadcast, closed circuit, cable, microwave, broadband lines, fiber optics, satellite, or wireless communications devices)

Prerequisites : None
Sponsor(s): None


All CE Zoom related support: support.cezoom.com

Date / Time

Self Study - On Demand