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
Covid Changed RDH Day To Day For The Better!

Covid Changed RDH Day To Day For The Better!

Here is a day in the life of a dental hygiene post corvid pandemic.
Your First Day Working as a Dental Hygienist

Your First Day Working as a Dental Hygienist

You’ve passed your exams. You passed your board. You are licensed to offer dental hygiene services. You got this!
How To Be Confident At Work! | New RDH Tips

How To Be Confident At Work! | New RDH Tips

One of the things they don’t teach you in dental hygiene school is how to be confident at work. It’s time to put your skills into action.
TMJ Pain Relief, and Exercises

TMJ Pain Relief, and Exercises

Talk with your dentist to create an action plan for any TMJ pain relief, be it a mouthguard, orthodontics, physical therapy, or more TMJ exercises.