Whitney DiFoggio, MA, RDH
Whitney DiFoggio, MA, RDH
Whitney DiFoggio, MA, RDH
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Author
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Dental Hygienist
Expertise
Consumer Dental Health, Patient Education, Health Communication
Education
Eastern Virginia Medical School
Arizona State University
University of Illinois Chicago

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

-Eastern Virginia Medical School (Doctor of Health Science). Expected graduation: May 2028 -Arizona State University (Master of Arts, Communication). 2024 -Prairie State College (Associate of Applied Sciences, Dental Hygiene). 2015 -University of Illinois Chicago (Bachelor of Science, Biological Sciences). 2013

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, MA, 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, MA, RDH
7 Signs You Have Fluorosis & What To Do About It

7 Signs You Have Fluorosis & What To Do About It

Dental fluorosis is a condition caused by excessive fluoride, leading to tooth enamel discoloration.
Apple Cider Vinegar For Teeth Whitening - Is It Safe?

Apple Cider Vinegar For Teeth Whitening - Is It Safe?

Some people use apple cider vinegar (ACV) to whiten teeth, but there's no evidence it works and it can damage enamel, causing sensitivity.
What Is Hyperdontia (Extra Teeth) & What To Do About It

What Is Hyperdontia (Extra Teeth) & What To Do About It

Having extra teeth or double teeth in your mouth is called hyperdontia, and those teeth are called “supernumerary” teeth.
Mamelon Teeth | What Are They & How To Remove Them

Mamelon Teeth | What Are They & How To Remove Them

Have you ever looked at your kid’s newly erupted adult teeth and wondered what the tooth ridges were on the biting edges?