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
Avoid These 7 Holiday Drinks At Your Next Holiday Party

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While holiday drinks, alcohol, and teeth don’t always mix well, certain beverages are worse on your mouth than others.
Alcohol vs. Alcohol-Free Mouthwash: What's the Difference?

Alcohol vs. Alcohol-Free Mouthwash: What's the Difference?

There’s no right or wrong answer when you’re choosing between alcohol vs. alcohol-free mouthwash.
7 Things To Know About Lingual Braces: Pros, Cons & Cost 

7 Things To Know About Lingual Braces: Pros, Cons & Cost 

Getting lingual braces on the back of teeth instead of the front of them is a great way to complete traditional orthodontic treatment.
What Can You Eat After Root Canal | 21 Post Root Canal Foods

What Can You Eat After Root Canal | 21 Post Root Canal Foods

Wondering what food you can eat after root canal treatment? After your local anesthetic wears off, start with softer, easier-to-chew foods.