Modern Hygienist

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.
Fighting back against sexual harassment in the dental industry
Fighting back against sexual harassment in the dental industryHow to identify, handle and combat sexual harassment in the workplace.
How to teach adolescents the importance of good oral hygiene
How to teach adolescents the importance of good oral hygieneYour approach with this age group is crucial to building a foundation of oral hygiene habits.
Understanding gingival inflammation code D4346
Understanding gingival inflammation code D4346Clearing the fog of confusion surrounding this vital code.
When is it time to exit a dental practice?
When is it time to exit a dental practice?Being happy in your workplace is crucial to providing great care.
Why prevention is cheaper than restoration when it comes to gum disease
Why prevention is cheaper than restoration when it comes to gum diseasePrevention is key for your overall health—and your pocketbook.
The top five types of things patients hate but don't want to tell you
The top five types of things patients hate but don't want to tell youPatients say the craziest things. But, what about the things they are thinking… but not saying?
5 reasons hygienists are the key to a great dental practice
5 reasons hygienists are the key to a great dental practiceFrom being mediators to educators, dental hygienists are the backbone of every dental practice.
5 interesting questions hygienists asked Kara RDH in February
5 interesting questions hygienists asked Kara RDH in FebruaryAs the founder of dentalhygieneanswers.com, Kara Vavrosky has heard a lot of questions this month. Here are some more of the ones that stuck out the most to her.
How much DRAMA is in your dental practice?
How much DRAMA is in your dental practice?Figure out how to deal with or avoid the drama in your office.