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
Translucent Teeth: 7 Reasons Your Teeth Look Clear

Translucent Teeth: 7 Reasons Your Teeth Look Clear

If you have significantly translucent teeth or teeth that appear clear, it is because of enamel damage. Once enamel is gone, you can’t get it back.
Dental Schooling, Programs & Requirements

Dental Schooling, Programs & Requirements

To become a dentist, you need to find accredited dental programs to apply to and meet all of the dental school requirements before you apply.
How to Order Healthy Versions of Starbucks Holiday Drinks

How to Order Healthy Versions of Starbucks Holiday Drinks

Knowing how to order Starbucks drinks the smart way can help you reduce the sugar risk to teeth while also minimizing the impact on your waistline!
A Day In The Life Of A Dental Assistant

A Day In The Life Of A Dental Assistant

Dental assisting is a fast-paced career where you have the opportunity to take on different types of roles depending on the dental office.