Patient Care

How to get your patients to ramp up their oral hygiene efforts
How to get your patients to ramp up their oral hygiene effortsBeing creative and using metaphors can make educating your patients a fun process.
3 must-haves to help maximize your hygiene time
3 must-haves to help maximize your hygiene timeTime is money, but you shouldn’t be forced to diminish the quality of care you provide to your patients.
The top 5 things patients NEVER want to hear a dentist say
The top 5 things patients NEVER want to hear a dentist sayThese dreaded words can be the difference between treatment acceptance or a quick sprint to the door.
How to improve patients’ oral health in one step
How to improve patients’ oral health in one stepMI Paste ONE is a gentle, two-in-one product designed to prevent caries and rebuild tooth enamel.
6 things to say to get your patients to clean in between their teeth
6 things to say to get your patients to clean in between their teeth
The best ways to help dental-phobic patients
The best ways to help dental-phobic patientsMany patients are afraid of the dentist, but a good experience can go a long way to mitigating their phobias.
Are fluoride varnishes really all the same?
Are fluoride varnishes really all the same?In this sponsored article from 3M Oral Care, five hygienists explain their approach to fluoride and varnish application.
Ultrasonic cleaner tips for effective instrument sterilization
Ultrasonic cleaner tips for effective instrument sterilizationFollowing these tips can help to ensure the safety of your patients.
Is this newer anesthetic injection technique better for patients?
Is this newer anesthetic injection technique better for patients?Taking a look at the Anterior Middle Superior Alveolar injection and the impact it has on patient care.
5 things hygienists need to know about dental implants
5 things hygienists need to know about dental implantsBeing comfortable cleaning and treating dental implants is key.