This week Matt chats with Tia S. Meyer, RDH about her journey in dental hygiene and her role as a leader within a DSO in South Dakota and Nebraska. They discuss implications of the term “non-traditional,” and the importance of redefining its meaning and prioritizing inclusion in our profession. Matt … [Read more...] about What does “non-traditional” really mean?
Please Leave a Review! In this episode, Andrew Johnston, RDH is joined by Machell Hudson, RDH and Neil Hoover. On this episode our guests and Andrew dive into what it is like when you enter your first practice and how you can go about getting the equipment you need to be the … [Read more...] about Student Focused Presents: How To Order Instruments At Your New Job – 295
Matt chats with Tammy Filipiak, MS, RDH who is a past ADHA president and leader in the DSO space about her role with Smile Brands. They discuss her recent Johnson & Johnson / ADHA Award for Excellence in Dental Hygiene, leadership and much more. Episode Highlights Tammy’s background and … [Read more...] about ADHA past president, award winner, DSO leader and mentor
ADHA Immediate Past President Lisa Moravec RDH, MSDH and AADA president Betty Fox, A.S., CDA, RDA, FADAA talk about the collaboration between the two organizations. Additionally a special treat with a couple of dental team members from Heartland Dental that really know what collaboration means both … [Read more...] about Dental Team Collaboration At Its Finest
Live at the ADHA Conference Matt chats with ADHD member Laura Vanderwerf who is the current president of the Oregon Dental Hygienists Association. Laura shares her journey in dental hygiene living in various places around the country and working in a unique work setting for a dental support … [Read more...] about Giving Back At A Whole Different Level
This week Matt Crespin is joined by Tameka Schley Lee, RDH, BSDH to talk about her role within the Georgia Dental Hygiene Association, and her experiences through her career with the ADHA. Episode Highlights Updates from ADHA Tameka’s Journey Burn Out Tameka’s DSO … [Read more...] about Matt talks with Tameka Schley Lee, RDH, BSDH
This week Matt Crespin is joined by Connie Traynor, RDH to talk about DSO’s and the Dental Hygiene role within a DSO. Episode Highlights Updates from ADHA ADSO Connie’s Background Debunking DSO Myths Covid-19 Affect on DSO’s ADHA Impact Quotes “What … [Read more...] about Matt Talks with Connie Traynor, RDH All About DSOs!
Smile Direct Club’s success has shown us that cosmetic dentistry is mostly pandemic proof. People hanging out on webcams all day are suddenly noticing their gummy smiles and shade D2 choppers. The acquisitions and mergers also continue and we talk about Smile Brands’ action in the market. And what … [Read more...] about The Zoom Boom and ADA’s Outreach to the White House