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Survey reveals 48 percent of hygienists don't feel adequately compensated
Survey reveals 48 percent of hygienists don't feel adequately compensatedLack of recognition and no opportunity for advancement were cited as major concerns.
5 things you need to know about personal protective equipmentUnderstanding when and why you need to wear PPE can help to prevent the spread of infection at your office.
7 reasons to respect a hygienist
7 reasons to respect a hygienistHygienists do much more than just clean teeth. Here's a reminder of why you should value them at your practice.
Using silver diamine fluoride as a new caries management solution
Using silver diamine fluoride as a new caries management solutionExploring the advantages and disadvantages of using SDF for specific patient populations.
Is doxycycline safe for use in children?
Is doxycycline safe for use in children?For many years, dentists and doctors were discouraged from using doxycycline with children, but newer data suggests otherwise.
How to handle mental health issues in the dental practice
How to handle mental health issues in the dental practiceMental health can be a difficult topic to discuss, but doing so may save a coworker's life.
The question you NEED to be asking patients
The question you NEED to be asking patientsAsking the right question can be a seemingly simple — yet strategically powerful — way to earn more out of every patient appointment.
Why good disease prevention protocol is critical
Why good disease prevention protocol is criticalAlthough the significance of good infection control should be obvious, a refresher is always helpful.
Why confidence is important in a dental practice
Why confidence is important in a dental practiceDon't run away from things that scare you. Instead, master them!
How much drama is in your dental practice?
How much drama is in your dental practice?Is your office environment a constant soap opera? If so, these 10 tips may help to minimize the drama.