Modern Hygienist

New gingivitis code helps you provide ethical care
New gingivitis code helps you provide ethical careA new gingivitis code with help you to provide your patients with the full care they deserve.
5 dental New Year’s resolutions
5 dental New Year’s resolutionsHere are five dental related New Year’s resolutions that will not only help improve oral health, but will help improve overall health as well.
5 interesting questions hygienists asked Kara RDH in December
5 interesting questions hygienists asked Kara RDH in DecemberKara Vavrosky, RDH answers some of the most interesting questions hygienists had for her this month.
Top 5 Modern Hygienist articles of 2016
Top 5 Modern Hygienist articles of 2016We take a look at the most popular Modern Hygienist articles from 2016.
Whose appointment is it, anyway?
Whose appointment is it, anyway?Letting children speak for themselves at dental appointments can help hygienists glean valuable information.
How the mainstream media is crippling oral health
How the mainstream media is crippling oral healthThe media's unsubstantiated coverage of medical and scientific issues could be dangerous to the general public's health.
5 things that will make you stand out and get a raise
5 things that will make you stand out and get a raiseDentists closely watch their bottom line. As practice owners, the first priority is patient care, followed by keeping overhead down. So when hygienists ask for a raise, doctors immediately think, “How much is that going to cost me for the year and is it really worth it?”
The top 13 freakiest dental horror stories
The top 13 freakiest dental horror storiesGhosts are scary. Ghouls are scary. But these creepy apparitions have nothing on some of the terrifying things that happen in the dental practice.
5 reasons being a dental hygienist is harder than you might think
5 reasons being a dental hygienist is harder than you might thinkDental hygienists are often discounted in their role as healthcare professions by the public. Nor is the public aware of the schooling it takes to become a dental hygienist. Even further, many don’t understand how physically demanding dentistry is, despite the fact it looks like we are just sitting there.
The top 5 survival tips for dental hygiene school
The top 5 survival tips for dental hygiene schoolIn order to become a dental hygienist there are many steps you must take. One of these many steps is completing dental hygiene school, which takes a lot of hard work, sweat and tears. If you want to stay on top, you should follow these top five survival tips for dental hygiene school.