hygienist

The 3 common infections dental professionals should be worried aboutInfections can spread within a matter of seconds. Follow these steps to protect yourself when treating patients.
How to handle sexual harassment in the dental practice
How to handle sexual harassment in the dental practiceIn the wake of the #MeToo movement, it's important to remind women, including those in the dental industry, that they're not alone.
How to navigate the new periodontal classification system
How to navigate the new periodontal classification systemThe new proceedings may appear confusing, but becoming familiar with them will lead to skillful dental hygiene decision-making.
5 ways for hygienists to deal with parents of patientsAre you having more trouble dealing with parents than you are your young patients? Check out these tips.
The top 5 geriatric product trendsAs the Baby Boomer generation continues to age, it's important for hygienists to understand their role as caregivers.
Why hygienists should be familiar with periodontal plastic surgery techniques
Why hygienists should be familiar with periodontal plastic surgery techniquesFrom fixing gummy smiles to concerns about gum recession, more dental patients are requesting periodontal plastic surgery for esthetic and functional purposes.
How to enhance communication and collaboration with teledentistry
How to enhance communication and collaboration with teledentistryHow TeleDentâ„¢ from MouthWatch is improving clinical efficiency and the standard of patient care.
The secret to networking
The secret to networkingNetworking isn't about what others can do for you, but what you can do for other people.
Is it time to talk with your boss about compensation?
Is it time to talk with your boss about compensation?With a new tax act passed by the government, now is the time to speak with your boss about a possible raise or promotion.
Are you suffering from burnout?
Are you suffering from burnout?In a world of long hours and grueling work, it’s no surprise that many hygienists are experiencing stress and strain.