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
What Does a Cavity Look Like at Every Stage? (with Pictures)

What Does a Cavity Look Like at Every Stage? (with Pictures)

What do cavities look like? Unfortunately, you can’t always see them with your eyes, no matter how hard you’re looking.
8 Ways Vaping Damages Your Teeth & Gums

8 Ways Vaping Damages Your Teeth & Gums

Vaping may be the new cool trend in smoking, but it’s terrible for your health and particularly dangerous to your teeth and gums
Do You Really Need Dental Malpractice Insurance?

Do You Really Need Dental Malpractice Insurance?

Whether you’re a dentist or dental hygienist, dental liability insurance—aka dental malpractice insurance—may be a necessity to protect you and your career.
5 Tips to SURVIVE Dental Hygiene School

5 Tips to SURVIVE Dental Hygiene School

Let's talk about the 5 ways to get through dental hygiene school comfortably and successfully!