With the celebration of National Dental Hygiene Month in a number of countries, it gives us the perfect opportunity to talk about the role of dental hygiene departments within practices.
The Fit 4 Prevention Mindset: 1) Maintaining Teeth for Life – A shared goal for patients and dental professionals. “We are treating patients, not teeth!” Patients love positive motivation, as much as they hate the drill! Keep the following principles top of mind, to get permanently Fit 4 Prevention.
Ah yes… Autumn… the time of year when the leaves start to fall, the nights draw in, and the air has a decidedly chilly feel to it. However, for many dental practices, it’s a month where schedules start to thin-out and practice owners are quietly concerned.
Erica Prados-Delgado Aguilera is a fourth year dental student at the University of Barcelona in Spain. In this article she discusses the choices, questions, challenges and concerns, which dental students face as they near the end of their undergraduate studies.
Providing an examination and cleaning for pediatric patients can be extremely challenging. Numerous obstacles, including a patient’s or parent’s fear, can be inhibiting for a clinician. This article will share tactics and researched strategy to create a successful first dental visit.
When you find yourself consumed by the stress of an uneasy patient or overbooked schedule, it’s easy to think you can’t juggle the work with the personal. One thing is for sure: You can’t create more time. But you can better manage what you do when you’re in the office so that you can maintain your energy during long procedures. These five daily organization tips can assist you in creating and solidifying the right healthy habits.
Like many dental hygienists, I spent my clinical career working part-time at two different dental offices. When it’s […]
Philipp Scaglia studies in the Faculty of Odontology at Malmö University, Sweden, already internationally known for its system […]
Did a Colgate smile help a French dental student win Miss Universe? Earlier this year, French dental student […]
Dear Reader, You will need to login in order to read this article. Please enter your e-mail and […]