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Laurie Magallan, RDH, BSDH
Six Tips for Left-Handed Dental Hygienists in a Right-Handed Operatory
Left-handed dental hygienists have an added struggle to an already demanding career because many operatories have inadequate space on the left-hand side of the patient chair. Beyond inadequate space, I have seen a job posting stating a preference for right-handed hygienists, and early in my career, an interview ended abruptly when I mentioned being left-handed. This led me to wonder...