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
Is Kissing Good For You? 17 Benefits & Oral Health Risks

Is Kissing Good For You? 17 Benefits & Oral Health Risks

Kissing activates more than 10,000 nerve endings, beginning with those in the lips and rapidly extending to the brain.
7 Steps for the Best Oral Hygiene Routine

7 Steps for the Best Oral Hygiene Routine

Good oral health starts with a great oral hygiene routine!
Why Dental Professionals Use This Backpack For Work

Why Dental Professionals Use This Backpack For Work

Looking for a great dental backpack to bring with you to work each day? The Happy Teeth dentist backpack has all the organization essentials.
Root Canal Cost - With & Without Insurance 2024

Root Canal Cost - With & Without Insurance 2024

How much does a root canal cost? Without insurance, plan to pay around $800, With insurance $450. Not including the cost of the crown and other fees.