patient care

5 phrases hygienists need to stop saying to patientsIs sugarcoating decaying your clinical practice?
How direct access is expanding treatment options for patients
How direct access is expanding treatment options for patientsWith more patients requesting after-hours appointments or mobile dental care, hygienists in direct access states are making a difference.
How to enhance communication and collaboration with teledentistry
How to enhance communication and collaboration with teledentistryHow TeleDent™ from MouthWatch is improving clinical efficiency and the standard of patient care.
Offering comprehensive dental care with laser dentistry
Offering comprehensive dental care with laser dentistryHow BIOLASE’s Waterlase Express is transforming treatment planning and patient care.
The TeleDentists launches virtual care solution for urgent dental problems
The TeleDentists launches virtual care solution for urgent dental problemsThe cloud-based service connects patients with a virtual dentist who can diagnose problems and prescribe medication.
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.
ADA commends efforts to update Surgeon General’s Report on Oral Health
ADA commends efforts to update Surgeon General’s Report on Oral HealthThe updated report will document progress in oral health over the past 20 years.
Dentist creates petition to stop sales of dangerously acidic dry mouth products
Dentist creates petition to stop sales of dangerously acidic dry mouth productsThe petition targets seven manufacturers of oral care products that are proven to cause tooth erosion.
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.
Using diluted sodium hypochlorite to supplement periodontal self-care
Using diluted sodium hypochlorite to supplement periodontal self-careExploring the effects of rinsing with diluted sodium hypochlorite in patients with chronic periodontitis.