oral hygiene products

Hygienists weigh in: The most helpful hygiene products

Every practice is a little different in terms of the role the hygienist plays in the grand scheme of helping deliver good oral health care to patients. Some dental offices have the hygienist performing a higher level of care, while others may have the hygiene staff focus more on cleanings, diagnostics and patient education. 

A size 35 soft toothbrush: Missing in action (Part 2)

The absence of recommended toothbrushes and dental supplies in the marketplace can lead to frustration for patients.

A size 35 soft toothbrush: Missing in action (Part 1)

Over the past 30 years, I have often been thwarted in my attempts to locate a size 35 soft toothbrush in a grocery or drug store, so I can imagine the frustration patients feel trying to follow my home care recommendations at home. 

Pride Insitute's "Best of Class" 2014: Philips Sonicare Airfloss is easier to use than string floss, removes more plaque [VIDEO]

The Pride Institute's "Best of Class" Technology Awards represent an initiative to promote innovation in new and existing dental technology companies, providing a means through which the organization can educate those in the dental profession to use technology more effectively.