Modular Furniture Design for Dental Clinic
Analyzing the working environment of dentists, it was noted that the used furniture needs improvement, so that professionals can both to accomplish their daily activities with greater comfort, as to stock dental instruments necessary to professional exercise.
Therefore it is necessary to adapt the design of the furniture to the specific tools and also the movements performed by the dentist. Designing furniture for a specific branch of dentistry shows an arduous task, but it will bring a big wellbeing for both the dentist at the time it performs its service, as the patient.
The theoretical basis of this research is based on the concepts of product design, in the history of dentistry, in the ergonomic needs that the professional has to perform its task and, in a case study that was done in a particular dental office to outline these needs to improve the execution of dentist’s tasks.