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
Tongue-tie in Babies: A Guide for Parents

Tongue-tie in Babies: A Guide for Parents

Ankyloglossia — or a “baby tongue tie” — is a condition where an infant or newborn’s tongue has tight tissue that restricts tongue movement.
7 Ways To Fix Black Triangles Between Your Teeth

7 Ways To Fix Black Triangles Between Your Teeth

Wondering how to fix black triangles on teeth? It’s actually your gums causing the visible teeth gaps! Your dentist can help fix these gaps between teeth.
How Much Does Teeth Whitening Cost?

How Much Does Teeth Whitening Cost?

Teeth whitening costs are so conservative, that it makes having your teeth professionally whitened one of the most price-savvy cosmetic treatments.
How Much Do Dental Retainers Cost?

How Much Do Dental Retainers Cost?

Retainers cost from $150 to $500, depending on the type and how many you’re getting. Which is far less investment if your teeth shift back and redoing braces.