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
What Is Dental Plaque & How To Remove It 

What Is Dental Plaque & How To Remove It 

Dental plaque is a thin film of oral bacteria and acid byproducts (aka germ poop) that form on your teeth.
3 Reasons Why Your Mouthwash Burns & How to Stop It

3 Reasons Why Your Mouthwash Burns & How to Stop It

There are a couple of reasons why mouthwash burns your mouth. It contains alcohol, menthol, or chlorhexidine.
Can You Floss Too Much & How Often Should You Floss? 

Can You Floss Too Much & How Often Should You Floss? 

Can you floss too much? How often should you floss? Once a day, minimum.
8 Reasons To Use Botox Dentistry  

8 Reasons To Use Botox Dentistry  

Did you know that dentists can use Botox in their offices?