Whitney DiFoggio, BS, RDH
Whitney DiFoggio, BS, RDH
Whitney DiFoggio, BS, RDH
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Author
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Dental Hygienist
Expertise
Consumer Dental Health, Patient Education, Health Communication
Education
University of Illinois Chicago
Prairie State College

Currently using:

Philips Sonicare DiamondClean

Philips Sonicare DiamondClean

Burst Sonic Electric

Burst Sonic Electric

Highlights

  • Award of Distinction (Issued by Sunstar & RDH Magazine) - July 2021
  • Heart to Hands Award (Issued by Philips & RDH Magazine) - June 2019
  • Instrumentation Excellence Award (Issued by Nordent Manufacturing Inc.) - May 2015

Education

- Arizona State University (Master of Arts, Communication) *expected graduation: May 2024 - University of Illinois Chicago (Bachelor of Science, Biological Sciences) - Prairie State College (Associate of Applied Sciences, Dental Hygiene)

Experience

- Registered Dental Hygienist (2015-present) - American Dental Hygiene Association (2015-present) - Oral Health Educator: National Children's Oral Health Foundation (2017-present) - Certified Peer Educator: BACCUS Network

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 Whitney DiFoggio, BS, RDH
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Getting a burnt tongue is fairly common. The great news is that by taking it easy for a few days, your mouth can usually heal pretty quickly.
Dental Implants: What to Expect, Procedure & FAQs

Dental Implants: What to Expect, Procedure & FAQs

Dental implants are a minimally invasive procedure that makes the treatment experience a comfortable process with just a small amount of local anesthetic.
22 Remedies To Get Rid Of Your Canker Sore

22 Remedies To Get Rid Of Your Canker Sore

Canker sores remedies at home can be helpful, but if you need something stronger your dentist can help provide faster relief.
Can Your Tooth Enamel Grow Back?

Can Your Tooth Enamel Grow Back?

You can’t regrow tooth enamel or repair tooth enamel that already had a physical cavity inside of it. But remineralizing teeth with fluoride...