hygienist

Wild swings in the practice of clinical hygiene
Wild swings in the practice of clinical hygieneThe trend of lower pay and unreliable schedules is affecting many American workers, including dental hygienists.
6 awkward dental office situations — and how to deal with themFrom dealing with a boss you hate to confronting a practice bully, here are some tips on how to handle difficult situations.
The medical history mistake every dental provider makes
The medical history mistake every dental provider makesRephrasing how you ask your patients questions is critical in understanding their medical histories.
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.
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.
The clinical procedure that can make or break your career
The clinical procedure that can make or break your careerBeing able to recognize and diagnose periodontal disease is critical for hygienists.
Corporate vs. private practice: which is better for hygienists?Exploring the pros and cons of these workplace settings.
5 hygiene topics that spark debateIs floss just a marketing ploy? Is subgingival oral irrigation really necessary? Check out these controversial hygiene topics.
The benefits of Nupro White Varnish
The benefits of Nupro White VarnishWhy one hygiene mentor prefers using this varnish from Dentsply Sirona over others.