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
How to Treat Lingering Oral Thrush OTC & Medications

How to Treat Lingering Oral Thrush OTC & Medications

If you’re struggling with a case of oral thrush that won’t go away in adults, kids, or elderly individuals, your dentist can help.
Can You Pop a Canker Sore? No, It Will Cause More Problems

Can You Pop a Canker Sore? No, It Will Cause More Problems

Can you pop a canker sore if you suddenly see one flare up? No. Poping a canker sore can cause infection.
Teeth Bonding: What To Expect & Dental Bonding Cost

Teeth Bonding: What To Expect & Dental Bonding Cost

Composite dental bonding is a fast, pain-free solution for specific cosmetic dental flaws.
The Truth About Whitening Teeth With Baking Soda

The Truth About Whitening Teeth With Baking Soda

In all, if you are eager to use baking soda, it’s recommended to find a baking soda toothpaste (so it’s also formulated with the anti-cavity ingredients)