Henry Schein Celebrates National Dental Hygiene Month

Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) is celebrating National Dental Hygiene Month throughout October 2023, providing education and thought leadership discussions to spotlight and support hygienists. … more

Revolutionizing Oral Hygiene: The Power of Technology

AI powered toothbrushes, 3D printing, CAD/CAM, lasers, CBCT, and robotics are revolutionizing dentistry dramatically. Why has there been no appreciable decrease in dental disease over … more

Stop Using the “F” Word.

If your dental fairy godmother popped out of your compressor room tomorrow and granted you three dental hygiene-related wishes, what would they be? New instruments? … more

Great Teams

What Are Great Teams Made Of?

What Does The Science Say? Google has taken some deep dives into what makes for a great team member and has also conducted research into … more


Chlorhexidine: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

When you hear the word chlorhexidine it is easy to guess the first things that pop into your mind: stain, poor patient compliance, great bacterial … more

oral cancer

Oral Cancer: Screening and Early Discovery

A vast amount of my career has been spent on defining our powerful role as dental hygienists in the earlier discovery of an abnormal lesion … more

Behind Every Hurricane is a Rainbow

A rainbow has arrived – no more fallow time! For years, dentistry has weathered the pandemic storm (“Hurricane”) of shut-down, isolation, cabin fever, new normal … more

Understanding Procedure Codes: A Practical Look at Risks and Ethics

Proper procedure coding within your practice is important on many levels, from ensuring accurate payment for dentists to creating a valid record of patient care. … more


Making Your Team’s Wellbeing a Top Priority

Since the onset of the pandemic, our personal and professional lives have been turned upside down in ways we could never have imagined. In addition … more

True Success, Giving Back.

In my personal and professional journey throughout of my life, I have discovered that giving back is the ultimate sign of true success. And in … more