Magnification loupes are becoming an integral part of dentistry, with dental students increasingly required to adopt and learn how to use them. Historically, limited choice and cost concerns have made selecting beginners’ loupes somewhat of a given.
At 39, the Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada-based dentist had been practicing for a dozen years. After graduating from dental school in 2010, Dr. Chung first practiced general dentistry before deciding to shift to the referral-based implantology clinic, Kamloops Dental & Implant Solutions, that he owns and operates today.
How ergonomic loupes, coupled with a lightweight wireless headlight, helped optimize surgeries for a surgeon and his patients.
Dr. Zahi Rainer discusses his experience with Galilean, Prismatic, and Ergonomic Admetec loupes at different magnification powers.
With this goal in mind, we learned to consider loupes and lights in conjunction and not as separate products. Loupes and lights are two elements of one solution. Each affects the other and both affect your comfort and efficiency.