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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7 Surprising Ways Fall Weather Impacts Your Mouth & Health

Fall weather impacts health and teeth alike, just not in a way you might think. People say fall weather impacts health, teeth, skin, and bones differently.
What Is Mewing? Does It Really Work?

What Is Mewing? Does It Really Work?

What is mewing? It’s a special type of facial/tongue/jaw exercise that was made popular by British orthodontist, Dr. Mike Mew.
Is Your Mouthwash Staining Your Teeth?

Is Your Mouthwash Staining Your Teeth?

Surprise! Did you know that some mouthwash stains teeth? Because some of them can cause superficial staining on your tooth enamel.
10 Effortless Tips For Softer & More Kissable Lips

10 Effortless Tips For Softer & More Kissable Lips

Knowing how to make your lips soft can prevent you from struggling with peeling skin, cracked lips, and always haggling with chapping.