sharon boyd ma rdh

Sharon Boyd MA, RDH

✍️ Author 🦷 Dental Hygienist
Expertise Consumer Dental Health, Patient Education
Education
  • Texas Tech University
  • Amberton University
  • Tyler Junior College
  • Blinn College

Currently Using

phillips toothbrush with uv light 1. Philips Sonicare with UV Toothbrush Head Sanitizer
H2oral Irrigator H2oral Irrigator

Highlights

Experience 

Sharon has over 20 years of experience in the dental industry and is the founder of DentaSpeak, LLC. In addition to being a registered hygienist, she serves as a full-time patient education professional, with special interests in strategic dental communications. She often works as a liaison between practitioners and patients, bridging the gap between care needs and patient concerns. Sharon is an Ironman, band mom, and enjoys volunteering at her family’s church. 

Education:

Texas Tech University – Master of Arts in Strategic Communication and Innovation

Amberton University – Bachelor of Science in Human Relations and Business

Tyler Junior College – Associate of Applied Sciences in Dental Hygiene

Blinn College – Certificate in Dental Assisting

About Teeth Talk

TeethTalkGirl.com was created by a passionate dental hygienist, Whitney DiFoggio, BS, RDH.  Whitney’s journey of spreading dental health awareness began on the YouTube platform — where she continues to create educational videos for the public. 

Dentistry is not a one-size-fits-all!  From discovering the best dental floss to understanding dental treatment options, our goal is to provide you with information to take an active role in your oral health. Learn more about us!

Recent Articles From Sharon Boyd MA, RDH

Morning of young sporty woman running outdoors

Dental Risks to Athletes (of All Ages)

A lot of athletes clench and grind their teeth during strenuous activities and are more at risk for cavities, dry mouth, and broken teeth.

dentist and dental assistant giving toddler a dental filling on baby teeth

Why Your Child NEEDS Their Cavity Filled

Don’t be so quick to dismiss a cavity in your child’s baby tooth, even if it IS going to fall out eventually.

four preschooler working with one girl sucking on pacifier

Is it Child Abuse to Let Your Preschooler Use a Pacifier?

If your child is 2 or 3 years old (or older) and still using a pacifier, it’s time to have a serious talk with your family about breaking the habit.

woman bleeding gums cut gums with dental floss

No, Your Gums Aren’t Bleeding Because the Floss is Cutting Them

What they don’t realize is, it’s the lack of flossing that’s causing their gums to bleed.