patient care

How to convince teens to care about oral hygiene
How to convince teens to care about oral hygieneMost teens aren’t paying attention to self-care, so sometimes hygienists have to think outside the box.
What Waterlase can bring to your dental practice
What Waterlase can bring to your dental practiceWhy one practitioner has been using the Waterlase laser from BIOLASE for more than a decade.
4 ways cosmetic dentistry opens doors to new opportunities
4 ways cosmetic dentistry opens doors to new opportunitiesCosmetic dentistry can have a positive impact on everyone, from you to your patients.
4 benefits of using gingival inflammation code D4346Using this code can enhance your patient care as well as boost your practice's bottom line.
What 2018 means for insurance coding
What 2018 means for insurance codingWhat you need to know, what you can ignore and how to keep from getting into trouble.
5 considerations for personal protective equipmentWearing personal protective equipment is crucial, but if you’re not using it correctly, you could be doing more harm than good.
Parroting the flossing message
Parroting the flossing messageInterdental hygiene recommendations are constantly changing, so staying up to date on the latest research can help you provide better patient care.
Why it’s important to include periodontal probing in a hygiene appointment
Why it’s important to include periodontal probing in a hygiene appointmentHygienists are often pressed for time, but periodontal exams shouldn’t be overlooked.
Study finds Botox can relieve jaw muscle pain
Study finds Botox can relieve jaw muscle painAccording to new research, Botox therapy can provide significant relief with only a mild risk for negative effects.
5 ways to get your patients to brush their teeth
5 ways to get your patients to brush their teethGetting your patients to brush on a consistent basis can be a challenge, but these tips can help your patients realize the importance of good oral hygiene.