This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are joined by Michelle and Andrew! Your hosts are giving you the tips on all the ways to learn and thrive with A Tale of Two Hygienists! Episode Highlights The Podcast - Get your CE (IT IS FREE) TIPisodes Fast Facts: Perio … [Read more...] about TIPisode: Get The Most Out Of AToTH
On this Facts Facts: Pharmacology Edition Tom Viola, R. Ph., C.C.P. talks to us about Diabetes highlighting the various types of diabetes and the connection between periodontal disease, cardiovascular disease and diabetes! Big Thank You to our amazing sponsor for this series, Elevate Oral Care! … [Read more...] about Fast Facts: Pharmacology Episode 7 “Diabetes”
Have you ever laid the patient back, started your examination, and then noticed a tooth that just didn’t look right? You might even question what your eyes are seeing. Does that tooth look pink? Figure 1: Lightly discolored “pink spot.”Image courtesy of Dr. Chal Brasington.During an … [Read more...] about What’s that pink spot on a tooth? – Theodore Ravenel, DMD & Michelle Strange, MSDH, RDH
Michelle Strange is a registered dental hygienist, surgical assistant, and teledentistry specialist at Mouthwatch. In addition to her clinical and teledentistry work, she also is a co-host of the podcast “A Tale of Two Hygienists”. The podcast is centered around providing valuable … [Read more...] about Michelle Joins The Dental Brief Podcast!
The COVID-19 pandemic swept across the globe with ease, hitting every continent in no time at all. As the cases rose, government officials began implementing tactics to slow the spread of the virus. Those tactics included social distancing, staying home unless absolutely necessary, and widespread … [Read more...] about A guide to teledentistry in the time of COVID-19 – Article
How technology can help patients understand their health status and buy in to the solution – Article
With modern advances in technology, many industries are seeing a change in how they operate. Certain concepts that many could not have fathomed in years prior are now becoming realities for medical professionals everywhere. In the case of dentistry, innovation has brought a myriad of positive … [Read more...] about How technology can help patients understand their health status and buy in to the solution – Article
Thoroughly and properly cleaning dental instruments and equipment is critical to patient care. Contaminated dental instruments can lead to disease in otherwise healthy individuals and leave a dental practice reeling from the aftermath.1 Prior to the use of technologically advanced cleaners, many … [Read more...] about The 5 most overlooked cleaning guidelines for your ultrasonic bath – Article