Modern Hygienist

7 MORE ergonomics tips that can save your career
7 MORE ergonomics tips that can save your careerAching back? Cramped hands? These tips can help to ensure that you have a long and healthy career.
The top 5 pediatric dental trends of 2018
The top 5 pediatric dental trends of 2018Despite the joys of working with pediatric patients, they certainly have their challenges. Here’s a refresher on products, techniques and protocols you need to know.
20 scrub tops your patients will love
20 scrub tops your patients will loveScrubs are a great way to showcase your personality — and maybe even get your patients to smile while they're at the dentist.
A day in the life of a dental hygienist
A day in the life of a dental hygienistBeing a hygienist certainly isn’t easy, but it does offer its own unique rewards.
6 awkward dental office situations — and how to deal with them
6 awkward dental office situations — and how to deal with themFrom dealing with a boss you hate to confronting a practice bully, here are some tips on how to handle difficult situations.
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.
The perks of dating a dental hygienist
The perks of dating a dental hygienistWhat it's like to have a friend with benefits — dental benefits, that is.
The clinical procedure that can make or break your career
The clinical procedure that can make or break your careerBeing able to recognize and diagnose periodontal disease is critical for hygienists.
Corporate vs. private practice: which is better for hygienists?
Corporate vs. private practice: which is better for hygienists?Exploring the pros and cons of these workplace settings.
5 hygiene topics that spark debate
5 hygiene topics that spark debateIs floss just a marketing ploy? Is subgingival oral irrigation really necessary? Check out these controversial hygiene topics.