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
7 Reasons Why You’re Teeth Grinding And How To Stop

7 Reasons Why You’re Teeth Grinding And How To Stop

If you’re experiencing symptoms of repeated teeth clenching and grinding, talk with your dentist.
Why Does My Jaw And Tooth Hurt?

Why Does My Jaw And Tooth Hurt?

If you’re experiencing jaw and tooth pain on a frequent basis, there could be a number of different reasons why.
How Acidic Is Your Mouthwash? What Are Alkaline Mouthwashes

How Acidic Is Your Mouthwash? What Are Alkaline Mouthwashes

Which mouthwash is bad for teeth? And how do you know if your mouth rinse is acidic or not?
27 Foods That Stain Teeth

27 Foods That Stain Teeth

Certain foods stain teeth more than others, here are 27 foods and drinks that stain teeth.