A Tale of Two Hygienists Podcast

A Tale of Two Hygienists Podcast

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Finally, a dental podcast for the Dental Hygienist


TIPisode GC America Has Revolutionized Sealants
Oct 16 • 7 min
This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are joined by Pediatric Dentist, Dr.Jeannette MacLean to talk to us about sealants, and why she exclusively uses Glass Ionomer Sealants from GC America.
249 DeW You Want To Be An Entrepreneur In Your Clinic? With Anne Duffy, RDH
Oct 14 • 81 min
Please Leave a Review! https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists In this episode, Anne explains who Dental Entrepreneur Woman is for, examines the traits of successful leaders, and discusses ways of avoiding a “scarcity mentality” amongst women.
TIPisode Early Caries Detection Made Easy with Ortek-ECD
Oct 9 • 9 min
This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are excited to talk to you about the new ECD Unit from Ortek Therapeutics. This device helps to detect early caries, without invasive procedures by measuring the conductivity of enamel!
248. Student Focused Presents: Preventive Dentistry Using Silver Diamine Fluoride
Oct 7 • 53 min
Please Leave a Review! https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists In this episode, our guests lay out the science behind and uses for SDF, discuss best ways to introduce it to your practice and patients, and delves into the specific patient demographics…
TIPisode Leaving Your Job With Grace with Teresa Duncan, MS
Oct 2 • 10 min
Please Rate this Podcast! https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are joined by Teresa Duncan, MS. Teresa talks to us about grace, specifically how to leave your job with grace.
247 How To Achieve Successful Instrument Reprocessing with Joyce Moore, BSDH, RDH, CRCST
Sep 30 • 69 min
Please Leave a Review! https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists In this episode, Joyce Moore goes through her own instrument reprocessing procedure step by step, discusses the different types of indicators, and impresses the importance of good…
Yes, what kind of toothpaste you use matters! With Beth Jordan, RDH
Sep 28 • 35 min
On this A Tale of Two Hygienists Bonus episode we are joined by Beth Jordan RDH, MS - Global Professional and Scientific Relations Manager for Crest + Oral-B to talk about toothpaste! We are diving into the ingredients, what they mean, what our patients…
TIPisode Motivational Interviewing with Elevate Oral Care and Stephanie Eddy, RDH
Sep 25 • 10 min
This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are joined by Stephanie Eddy, RDH. Stephanie joins us to talk about motivational interviewing and resources available through Elevate Oral Care!
246 Why You Will Look Forward To OSHA Training Day With Karen Daw
Sep 23 • 83 min
In this episode, Karen Daw explains how OSHA training works in the time of COVID, ponders what about OSHA will change after the pandemic, and discusses the strangest mask she’s seen yet.
How Technology May Help Change Your Patients Toothbrushing Habits With Dr. Stephanie Gans
Sep 22 • 44 min
On this A Tale of Two Hygienists bonus episode we are joined by Dr. Stephanie Gans to talks about the benefits of utilizing an electric toothbrush with oscillating-rotating technology! Dr. Gans is the North America Professional and Scientific Relations…
TIPisode A Look At Tri Plaque ID Gel From GC America
Sep 18 • 6 min
This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are joined by Susan Wingrove, RDH to talk about Tri Plaque ID Gel from GC America!
245 Implementing Antibiotic Stewardship into your practice with Dr. Erinne Kennedy
Sep 16 • 81 min
Please Leave a Review! https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists In this episode, Dr. Kennedy defines antibiotic stewardship, describes the mindset shift that will allow us to move away from opioids whenever possible, and explains the special role…
Getting To Know Air Techniques
Sep 15 • 49 min
In this A Tale of Two Hygienists Bonus Episode we are joined by Christine Scherker and Nicole Miller from Air Techniques. In this episode we learn how Air Techniques came to be, as well as information on some of their most well known technology and some…
TIPisode Who Knew Chewy Treats Could Be Good For Your Teeth!
Sep 11 • 11 min
Rate our Podcast! https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are excited to talk to you about Basic Bites from Ortek Therapeutics and the science behind how they can help protect your patients oral health!…
244 A Needed HIPAA Review With Mary Govoni
Sep 9 • 73 min
Rate this Podcast: https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists In this episode, Mary impresses the importance of maintaining electronic records, explains how poor password discipline still trips dental professionals up, and discusses what you can do to help…
TIPisode Conversations For The Resistant Patient With Teresa Duncan
Sep 4 • 11 min
Please Rate this Podcast! https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are joined by Teresa Duncan, MS. This week Teresa talks to us about difficult patients, and some conversations we need to have with them!
243 Student Focused Presents: Dental Hygiene Faculty Keeping Students Safe Mid-Pandemic
Sep 2 • 64 min
Please Leave a Review! https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists It’s A Tale of Two Hygienists’ monthly student roundtable episode, which means Andrew and Michelle have invited a roster of guests to educate student listeners on a chosen topic. They’re…
Andrew Moves To The East Coast!
Aug 31 • 48 min
This is a special bonus episode of A Tale of Two Hygienists with absolutely zero dental content! If you have been with us long you know that Andrew recently accepted a position as the Director of Hygiene for Coast Dental, and relocated from Washington…
TIPisode Patient Self Medication With Dr.Tom Viola
Aug 28 • 9 min
Please Rate and Review Us: https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists This Week Tom talks to us about patient self-medication! With over 30 years’ experience as a pharmacist, educator, speaker and author, Tom Viola, R.Ph., C.C.P. has earned his reputation…
242 Effective Leadership and Team Building with Kiera Dent
Aug 26 • 68 min
Please Leave A Review! https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists In this episode, Kiera highlights which little team conflicts can boil over into larger ones, explains how to structure goals in a way that speaks to everybody in an office, and lays out…
TIPisode Dry Mouth And Ways To Combat It With Kris Potts
Aug 21 • 9 min
This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are joined by Kris Potts to talk about dry mouth. Kris educated us on what causes it, which patients may have it, and one of the products she uses to help combat it.
241 Ethical Behavior in Dentistry with Susan Gunn
Aug 19 • 63 min
Please Rate our Podcast: https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists In this episode, Susan explains what distinguishes ethics from legality, discusses the value of leading by example, and has the listeners ask themselves: who do you want to be known as?
TIPisode Benefits Of Office Dispensing For Your Patient And Your Office With Steve Pardue
Aug 14 • 8 min
Please Rate this Podcast! https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are joined by Steve Pardue who is one of the managing members at Elevate Oral Care. This week Steve talks to us about facts to help guide…
240 Developing Core Values In The Workplace To Improve Culture With Judy Kay Mausolf
Aug 12 • 59 min
Coming off of the discussion in last week’s student roundtable, A Tale of Two Hygienists continues its series on effective leadership and team-building. Their latest guest makes establishing and refining good leadership skills the core of her career. In…
TIPisode Ethical Conversations With Patients With Teresa Duncan
Aug 7 • 11 min
Please Rate this Podcast! https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are joined by Teresa Duncan, MS. This week Teresa talks to us about ethical conversations with your patients!
239 Student Focused Presents: Getting In Once You’re Out - Advice For Integrating Into A New Office
Aug 5 • 41 min
Please Leave A Review: https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists In this episode, the guests address what to ask or say when interviewing for a hygienist position, discuss how you confront a practice’s lack of safety culture, and give a few pointers for…
TIPisode Speaking The Same Clinical Language With Ashley Sousa
Jul 31 • 4 min
This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are joined by Ashley Sousa from The Practice Ally Podcast to talk about the importance of having your whole team speaking the same clinical language and knowing the why behind each treatment!
238 Using Evidence-based Ergonomics & Exercise to Prevent Work-related Pain with Dr. Bethany Valachi
Jul 29 • 62 min
Please Leave a Review! https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists In this episode, Dr. Bethany Valachi explains what a “trigger point” is, explores some of the new ergonomic challenges introduced by COVID, and discusses how hygienists can use their cell…
TIPisode Patient Centered Communication With Hayley Buckner, RDH
Jul 24 • 9 min
Please Rate this Podcast! https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are joined by Hayley Buckner, RDH who is the e-Preventive Care Consultant Supervisor for Elevate Oral Care. This week Hayley talks to us…
237 Ergonomics, Fitness, And Career Longevity With Katrina Klein, RDH
Jul 22 • 65 min
Please Leave a Review! https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists In this episode, Katrina Klein, RDH explains how a hygienist’s physical woes often start early on in their education, shares her own secrets for staying on top of her ergonomic game while…
TIPisode Saliva with Dr. Brian Novy
Jul 17 • 13 min
Please Leave a Review! https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are joined by Dr. Brian Novy. Dr. Novy is the Chief Dental Officer at the Alliance Dental Center. Dr. Novy talks to us about Saliva and some…
236 Fascia And Ergonomics For A Healthier Career With Aubreé Chismark, RDH and Tracy Ross, RDH
Jul 15 • 73 min
Please Leave a Review! https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists In this episode, Aubreé and Tracy discuss what you can do to ensure your body will still be in good working order by the time you’re retired, examine the myriad little choices that…
TIPisode The physically Active Dental Patient With Dr. Uche Odiatu
Jul 10 • 7 min
This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are joined by Dr. Uche Odiatu as he talks to us about the physically active dental patient.
235 Vision And Ergonomics Using Loupes With Brent Downs
Jul 8 • 77 min
In this episode, Brent discusses the process used to find the right loupes for a dental hygienist, delves into the potential effects of loupes on their wearers’ eyesight, and explains what makes Q-Optics’ devices stand out.
TIPisode Teledentistry and how to code for it with Teresa Duncan, MS!
Jul 3 • 17 min
This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are joined by Teresa Duncan, MS. Teresa talks to us about teledentistry and the coding that surrounds it!
234 Student Focused Presents: Ergonomics For A Long And Healthy Dental Career!
Jul 1 • 36 min
In this episode, our guests discuss the essentials of posture, examine a study on impact of poor posture, and explain what you can do to feel as hale and hearty 20 years down the road as you are now.
TIPisode New Patient Appointments Focus On Pediatrics With Sarah Lawrence, RDH
Jun 26 • 8 min
This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are joined by Sarah Lawrence, RDH to talk about new patient appointments, focusing on pediatrics!
233 Connecting Oral Pathogens with Systemic Conditions: Understanding the Oral Systemic Connection with Kathryn Gilliam, RDH
Jun 24 • 74 min
In this episode, Kathryn explains why it’s not simply enough for patients to swish around some mouthwash, breaks down the keystone pathogen hypothesis, and gives you all the juicy details on every little bacterium.
TIPisode MI Paste, MI Paste Plus and MI Paste One with Dr. Pamela Maragliano-Muniz
Jun 18 • 8 min
This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are joined by Dr. Pam Maragliano-Muniz. Dr. Pam Maragliano-Muniz (previously heard on episodes 92, 172, 174 and 219) is a dental hygienist-turned-prosthodontist and the editor of DentistryIQ.com. In this…
232 Perio Protocols Using Lasers, Adjunctive Therapy, And Homecare With Amber Auger, RDH
Jun 17 • 66 min
In this episode, Amber Auger, RDH discusses the advantages of nuances of using lasers, explains where we can really make a significant change for both patients and professionals, and reveals why she’s excited for the next ten years.
5 Ways To Be A Better Leader with Corey Jameson-Kuehl and Amanda Hill - TIPisode (June 2020)
Jun 12 • 22 min
This week your TIPisode is brought to you by Amanda Hill, RDH who is the host of Your Dental Top 5 Podcast, found on The Dental Podcast Network Channel 1! Corey Jameson-Kuehl joins Amanda to talk about the top 5 ways to be a better leader in your team…
231 Periodontal Disease: AAP Periodontal Classification And Patient Education With Katrina Sanders, RDH
Jun 10 • 107 min
Rate this Podcast! https://ratethispodcast.com/twohygienists In this episode, Katrina goes over and demystifies new periodontal terminology and classifications, reveals where you can build true value in your clinical work, and explains why you should…
Racism, Black Lives Matter, and a Little Bit of Dentistry with Martelle Coke, Chris Williams, Anaika Forbes, and Andrew Johnston
Jun 8 • 69 min
Welcome to the first recording of the Dental-ish podcast! Your hosts Martelle Coke, Chris Williams and Anaika Forbes are joined by A Tale of Two Hygienists co-host, Andrew Johnston to put out a special bonus episode for both shows! The hosts of Dental-ish…
10 ways to improve your energy & 10 ways you are draining it! TIPisode with Uche Odiatu, DMD & Mahsa Bakhshandeh, RDH
Jun 5 • 8 min
This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are joined by Dr. Uche Odiatu and Masha Bakhshandeh, RDH. Uche and Masha talk to us about 10 ways to improve your energy, and 10 things that are draining it!
Student Focused Presents 230 Subgingival Irrigation: Does it improve periodontal therapy?
Jun 3 • 42 min
In this episode, our guests introduce, summarize and discuss the studies they’ve brought to the table, explain why ozone application needs to be “just right,” and examine the bias where a journal’s country of origin can unconsciously affect how seriously…
TIPisode with Teresa Duncan May 2020
May 29 • 12 min
This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are joined by Teresa Duncan, MS. This week Teresa talks to us about opportunities available if you decide to step away from Dental Hygiene. Teresa is a speaker and writer with over 20 years of…
229 How Do We Care For Dental Implants with Melissa Obrotka, RDH
May 26 • 82 min
To continue A Tale of Two Hygienists’ implant series, Michelle spoke with a 20-year dental hygiene veteran who knows that maintaining dental implants requires a significantly different skill set (and set of tools) than conventional natural tooth cleaning.
TIPisode May 2020 with Dr. Uche Odiatu and Mahsa Bakhshandeh, RDH
May 21 • 9 min
The Human Microbiome
Episode 228: A guide to improve perio and implant case acceptance with Miranda Beeson, RDH
May 20 • 72 min
In this episode, Miranda Beeson, RDH impresses the importance of communication in dental hygiene work, compares and contrasts the language you should and shouldn’t use when discussing implant procedures, and lays out her guide for getting off on the right…
TIPisode Glass Ionomer and Urgent Care Situations with Andrew Johnston, RDH
May 15 • 13 min
Join Andrew Johnston, RDH - a restorative hygienist who practices in Washington State and Oregon. Andrew has been a practicing since 2009 and is here to talk to us about Glass Ionomers/Hybrids and EQUIA Forte by GC.
227 Implant Placement - What You Need To Know with Dr. Sully Sullivan, DDS
May 12 • 71 min
Sully Sullivan, DDS, is an implantologist, partner in his own dental practice, and co-host of the Millennial Dentist podcast. Dr. Sullivan is part of the fifth generation—you read that correctly—of dentists in his family, knows anything and everything…
**Bonus** Tom Viola Presents “Who said I can’t take Advil?” Dental Pain Management in a Post Covid-19 World
May 11 • 66 min
Tom Viola joins Michelle Strange for a Facebook Live chat on dental pain control during and after this pandemic. Listen in as Tom answers some of the viewer questions! This episode is sponsored by Crest + OralB. We thank them for supporting us, amazing…
TIPisode with Cindy Purdy May 2020
May 8 • 6 min
This week Cindy gives us suggestions on how to prepare our bodies for returning after COVID. This is a great time to get your discount on a new crown seating stool! Multiple decades (!) of clinical dental hygiene has fueled Cindy’s…
226 Student Focused Presents: Covid-19 Life for Students and Dental Hygiene Faculty
May 5 • 67 min
It’s A Tale of Two Hygienists’ monthly student roundtable episode, which means Andrew and Michelle have invited a quartet of guests to educate student listeners on a chosen topic. This week, the crew looks at the ways the COVID-19 pandemic may reshape…
TIPisode with Teresa Duncan May 2020
May 1 • 10 min
Insurance and the new Periodontal Classifications
225 Airway, Sleep, and TMD using Teledentistry with Dr. Jamison Spencer DMD, MS
Apr 28 • 93 min
In this episode, Dr. Jamison Spencer explains how the COVID-19 pandemic may make teledentistry acceptable for both professionals and patients alike, reveals which mouthguard is his preferred model, and discusses the best way to encourage a patient to be…
TIPisode with Michelle Strange and Andrew Johnston! April 2020
Apr 24 • 17 min
For this weeks TIPisode we talk about products and best practice ideas for Intraoral and Extraoral suction. Covid-19 has people reeling and we are here to help! See the show notes for a list of these products!!
224 Healthier Habits with Machele Galloway, Life Coach
Apr 22 • 58 min
In this episode, Machele explains how our long-held beliefs can limit our growth, discusses how our mind can make certain events and incidents worse than they actually are, and walks listeners through how to internalize healthier mental habits.
TIPisode with Michelle Strange April 2020
Apr 17 • 9 min
Infection control with GC America
223 Financial Planning with Reese Harper, CFP
Apr 15 • 74 min
The COVID-19 pandemic has made finances a little more tenuous for individuals and companies alike. To offer advice and guidance in these times, A Tale of Two Hygienists has invited on a financial expert who wants people to embrace the habits of holistic…
TIPisode with Eden Ivie, RDH - April 2020
Apr 10 • 6 min
In this week’s TIPisode from Eden, she discusses some of the changes that have happened in teledentistry due to this pandemic for both dentists and hygienists. Listen in to hear about a major change from the DEA for prescription writing regulations!
222 Prepping Your Office and Your Patients for Post-Pandemic Care with Dr. Brian Baliwas SFDentalNerd
Apr 7 • 64 min
The COVID-19 pandemic has greatly affected how everyone carries out their business, and that includes dental professionals—especially when you consider how much infection control factors into our work. Andrew and Michelle had the opportunity this week to…
TIPisode with Cindy Purdy
Apr 3 • 9 min
Is this shutdown giving your body a much-needed rest? Listen this week as Cindy explains how to identify trigger points and what our body is trying to tell us when we experience that acute pain. Multiple decades (!) of clinical…
221 Student Focused Presents: HPV and the link to Oropharyngeal Cancers
Mar 31 • 59 min
It’s A Tale of Two Hygienists’ monthly student roundtable episode, which means Andrew and Michelle have invited a trio of guests to educate student listeners on a chosen topic. This week, they are discussing human papillomavirus infection (HPV infection)…
TIPisode with Teresa Duncan
Mar 27 • 11 min
tips during the COVID shutdown
220 Clear Aligner Therapy with Ren Menon and OrthoFX
Mar 25 • 68 min
In this episode, Ren discusses OrthoFX’s guiding principles as well as his history working with aligners, while Kristy and Dr. Berger explain how they onboard and treat new OrthoFX customers.
TIPisode with Michelle and Andrew
Mar 20 • 14 min
This week, Michelle and Andrew are coming at you with another set of TIPs on dental mission trips. Michelle and Andrew started their friendship because of their love of dental mission trips. They have been on a few and each has had…
219 Tooth Trends with Jamie Henderson, Dr. Pam Maragliano Muniz, and Dr. Tom Sterio
Mar 17 • 70 min
Humans have learned to tattoo or bejewel every corner of their bodies, and yes that includes their mouth. Whether it’s mouth tattoos or tooth jewelry, dental professionals may work with patients who’ve modified their oral cavity in some aesthetic way, and…
TIPisode with Eden Ivie
Mar 13 • 8 min
Sponsored by MouthWatch
218 Whitening: What you should know with Dr. Rod Kurthy
Mar 11 • 87 min
In this episode, Rod explains how the science behind whitening went unanalyzed for a long time, delves into the dangers of whitening strip/product misuse, and reveals the best age for getting your teeth whitened.
TIPisode with Cindy Purdy, RDH
Mar 6 • 12 min
Sponsored by Crown Seating
217 Student Focused Presents - EQ vs. IQ
Mar 4 • 53 min
In this episode, our guests share and discuss literature relating to EQ, relate their own experiences working on EQ or with colleagues who struggle with it, and reveal some of their own strategies for nurturing emotional intelligence.
TIPisode with Michelle and Andrew February 2020
Feb 27 • 12 min
In this week’s TIPisode, Andrew and Michelle discuss ideas to help you navigate the dental conference world. Whether you are an industry professional or an attendee, here are a few helpful hints to make your experience just a little bit better!
216 The Dental Hygiene Bridge to Medical Care with Mary Signorino and Jamie Freitag-Dooley
Feb 26 • 67 min
In this episode, Mary discusses how she combines her skills as a dental hygienist with her work as a nurse, while Jamie lays out why dental hygienists should step into the limelight and bring their skills to other medical fields.
TIPisode with Dr. Tom Viola
Feb 21 • 8 min
Antibiotic Stewardship
215 When Dental Hygiene Meets Healthcare with Laurie Clark and Michelle Gross Panico
Feb 19 • 74 min
Both of this episode’s guests are hygienists based in Phoenix, Arizona and who work for Dignity Health, which is made up of over 60,000 caregivers across the United States and delivers a wide range of health care to a variety of communities. Laurie Clark…
TIPisode with Eden Ivie
Feb 14 • 10 min
Sponsored by MouthWatch
214 Sonya Dunbar, “The Geriatric Toothfairy”
Feb 12 • 65 min
In this episode, Sonya discusses the reasons why younger hygienists are hesitant to work with seniors, explains why they should move past these apprehensions, and makes a case for why you should sponsor one of her S.O.S. Packs.
TIPIsode with Cindy Purdy
Feb 7 • 8 min
Sponsored by Crown Seating
213 Student Focused Presents - Sealant Literature Review
Feb 5 • 63 min
In this episode, our guests summarize and analyze the readings on sealants they brought to this roundtable, debate the finer points of what counts as permanent or non-permanent restorations, and discuss the dreaded “restorative death spiral.”
TIPisode with Tom Viola
Jan 31 • 9 min
Polypharmacy…. is that a new term for you? This TIPisode discusses what this means. This TIPisode can benefit YOU, your loved ones, and your patients. Medication interactions are a big deal and we need to know about them when reading through medical…
212 Myofunctional Therapy Series part 4 with Sarah Hornsby
Jan 28 • 64 min
For the final installment in A Tale of Two Hygienists’ series on myofunctional therapy, guest and myofunctional expert Sarah Hornsby discusses how to integrate this kind of therapy into a clinic’s practices, develop a business around it, or even bring it…
TIPisode with Dr. Ryan Nolan
Jan 24 • 10 min
Dr. Ryan Nolan talks about preventive products and the three pillars of disease: biology, chemistry, physiology. A healthy biofilm in one person may be an unhealthy biofilm in another. Dr. Nolan breaks that down for us in this week’s…
211 Myofunctional Therapy Series part 3 with Sarah Hornsby
Jan 21 • 74 min
In this episode, Sarah discusses a whole new movement in orthodontic treatment, examines how myriad factors do—or do NOT—impact myofunctional health, weighs the benefits of techniques for treating myofunctional issues while you sleep.
TIPisode with Eden Ivie, RDH
Jan 17 • 7 min
Why Intra-Oral Cameras increase patient acceptance
210 Myofunctional Therapy Series part 2 with Sarah Hornsby
Jan 14 • 73 min
In this episode, Sarah Hornsby explains how breastfeeding plays an important role in the development of oral muscles, reveals how modern technology has a negative impact on nurturing, and discusses how you can most effectively provide guidance to stubborn…
TIPisode with Cindy Purdy
Jan 10 • 11 min
ergonomics and personal injury
209 Myofunctional Therapy Series part 1 with Sarah Hornsby
Jan 7 • 76 min
In this episode, Sarah Hornsby, RDH discusses what pushed her to take up myofunctional therapy, explains what she hopes for her patients to achieve by the end of their treatments, and reveals some of the pushback she experienced trying to talk about these…
Bullying and Burnout W/Michelle and Andrew
Jan 6 • 53 min
Inspired by a recent article in OSAP’s journal, they touch on professional burnout, questionable office ethics, and look back through their shared years as dental hygienists to reflect on how they’ve dealt with unsupportive coworkers and even bullying.…
208 Student Focused Presents: Treating Patients with HIV
Jan 1 • 66 min
For the latest student roundtable, A Tale of Two Hygienists has invited on three guests who either work with patients affected by HIV/AIDS or have studied the virus to debunk myths and misconceptions surrounding this epidemic.
TIPisode with Dr. Uche Odiatu
Dec 27, 2019 • 11 min
Dr. Uche Odiatu is back and here to get you started in 2020! Are you setting a goal or resolution? If so, you need to hear this! Dr. Odiatu is a practicing dentist, certified trainer, author, speaker, and repeat AToTH guest. He…
207 Airway Health with Julia Worrall!
Dec 25, 2019 • 88 min
Sometimes the real challenge in treating an airway disorder is getting the patient to actually take our advice—which can mean encouraging the other care providers a patient has to speak to them about the problem. This week’s guest believes in not only…
TIpisode with Michelle Strange
Dec 20, 2019 • 13 min
We are switching it up this week and bringing you a tip from Michelle. She has a huge course on maintaining dental implants in-office and at-home and for some reason hasn’t shared that info with you guys. This week she has some tips on how…
206 Oral Bacteria and Alzheimers with Anne O. Rice
Dec 17, 2019 • 62 min
While you might not see the connection at first, there is a connection between poor oral health, poor sleep, and neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s. In this episode, Anne discusses the relationship between bacterial infection and…
TIPisode with Noel Kelsch
Dec 13, 2019 • 10 min
This week’s TIPisode is with Noel Brandon-Kelsch. The ultrasonic bath is more important in the sterilization process than you may have given it credit for. Noel breaks down how it works, how we monitor, and why hand scrubbing instruments is not…
205 Vitamins, Gut Health, and Sleep with Dr. Stasha Gominak
Dec 10, 2019 • 111 min
In this episode, Stasha discusses how sleep studies led her to focus on the relationship between vitamin intake and bacteria, reveals some of the most important discoveries she’s made in the course of her research, and explains how lifestyle changes in…
TIPisode with Tom Viola
Dec 6, 2019 • 13 min
Dr. Tom Viola does an excellent job of explaining osteoporosis and osteonecrosis. We have so many patients, friends, family members, and maybe even one of us that will have issues with bone density and the medications we need. Tom breaks down some…
204 Student Focused Presents: Oral Systemic Health
Dec 2, 2019 • 36 min
A Tale of Two Hygienists is once again hosting a roundtable of guests for the benefit of you soon-to-be graduates. This discussion, recorded at Collaboration Cures in Nashville earlier this October, tackles the subject of collaborative care, wherein…
TIPisode with Teresa Duncan
Nov 29, 2019 • 10 min
Generation EZ… Teresa explains to us why we all fall under that generation umbrella. Are you making visits to your office easy? Teresa gives us great suggestions for ways we can accommodate our patients in this technology-driven…
203 Budgets, Business, and Benchmarks
Nov 26, 2019 • 69 min
Continuing its deep dive into the business side of dentistry, this week A Tale of Two Hygienists is examining the nitty gritty of office budgets and what makes for a healthy working relationship between a dentist and their hygienists.
TIPisode with Uche Odiatu
Nov 22, 2019 • 13 min
Your holiday survival guide
202 Getting to Know your Why - With Corey Jameson-Kuehl
Nov 20, 2019 • 90 min
To continue its series on the business side of dentistry, A Tale of Two Hygienists is taking a look at how you can ensure your office team works together like a well-oiled machine. For this discussion, Michelle is joined by co-host Eden Evie of MouthWatch…
TIPisode with Claire Jeong
Nov 15, 2019 • 12 min
Claire Jeong is the founder of StudentRDH.com, dentaltoaster.com, smarterDA.com and now This week, Claire helps us to remember the difference in brand vs. generic. We can waste time when reviewing the medical history by looking up medication…
201 Metrics Matter! with Josey Sewell, RDH
Nov 13, 2019 • 71 min
This week’s guest Josey Sewell, actually previously appeared on episode 88 to discuss dental patients living with autism. Josey is the Vice President of Education at Dental Intelligence, Inc. and until very recently the Chief Operating Officer at…
TIPisode with Noel Kelsch
Nov 8, 2019 • 7 min
This week’s TIPisode is with Noel Brandon-Kelsch. Are you still working with the cold sterile solution in your office? Noel gives us the deets on the proper way to use cold sterile in our practice, and asks the questions: Should we still be…
200 Student Focused Presents: Embracing Dental Technology
Nov 5, 2019 • 37 min
Michelle recently dropped by Dentsply Sirona World, a three-day conference for dental professionals held in Las Vegas, where she had the opportunity to speak with three dental hygienists who generously discussed some of the modern technology used both…
TIPisode with Tom Viola
Nov 1, 2019 • 16 min
Dr. Tom Viola tells us about the power of the medical history and why you shouldn’t ask the patient if they take any medication… With over 30 years’ experience as a pharmacist, educator, speaker and author, Tom Viola, R.Ph., C.C.P. has…
199 Connecting Through Teledentistry
Oct 29, 2019 • 65 min
Andrew and Michelle’s trip to RDH Under One Roof actually allowed them to pack a bunch of RDHs (and a dentist!) under one roof to record this episode. The subject at hand is teledentistry, where technology allows dental professionals to examine and…
TIPisode with Dr. Uche Odiatu
Oct 25, 2019 • 15 min
A day in the life of Dr. Uche Odiatu is this week’s TIPisode! Dr. Odiatu walks his talk and you can get a glimpse into what he does to keep fit, healthy, and happy! Dr. Odiatu is a practicing dentist, certified trainer, author, speaker, and repeat…
198 Finding Clarity with Dental Endoscopes
Oct 22, 2019 • 66 min
Periodontal surgery can be essential in treating oral disease that goes below the gumline, but the very thought of going through such a procedure puts off patients who would greatly benefit from it. Luckily, Michelle and Lacy were able to chat with two…
TIPisode with Claire Jeong
Oct 18, 2019 • 12 min
Claire Jeong is the founder of StudentRDH.com, dentaltoaster.com, smarterDA.com and now This week, Claire helps us to remember toothpaste ingredients. We could all use tricks and tips to keep the ingredients straight, and Claire gives us…
197 Human Trafficking: A Global Concern with Sakher Alqahtani
Oct 15, 2019 • 71 min
In this episode, Sakher discusses the important applications of forensic dentistry, breaks down the current refugee crisis and resultant human trafficking, and explains what you can do to get involved.
TIPisode with Andre Shirdan
Oct 11, 2019 • 3 min
This week’s TIPisode is with Andre Shirdan and he talks to us about utilizing our software. Are you having a hard time working with your particular software program? Do you get frustrated each time you look at the radiographs or enter your perio…
196 Breast Cancer Survivors Roundtable with Kris Potts and Mary Jensen
Oct 8, 2019 • 46 min
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, so to start it off in stride we’re using this roundtable episode as an opportunity to speak with two hygienists who have had to live with breast cancer—and persevered.
TIPisode with Teresa Duncan Oct 2019
Oct 4, 2019 • 12 min
Consultants…. does that word send shivers down your spine? We have all heard the horror stories about consultants taking over practices, and Teresa gives us some great tips and explains that they aren’t all so bad. Teresa Duncan, MS is such a…
195 Student Focused Presents: Tips From Your Future Colleagues
Sep 30, 2019 • 42 min
Back to school episode for students!
TIPisode with Uche Odiatu
Sep 27, 2019 • 9 min
Septemeber 2019
194 Infection Control Compliance with Toothcop Duane Tinker
Sep 24, 2019 • 53 min
It’s come to this: the final installment in A Tale of Two Hygienists’ infection control series. To close things off, we’ve brought on a former law enforcement officer who can speak with authority about both the safety and legal ramifications of…
TIPisode with Noel Kelsch September
Sep 20, 2019 • 5 min
This week’s TIPisode is with Noel Brandon-Kelsch. Closed containers— how important are they and what do you need to consider when finding the best product for your practice— that is what this TIPisode is all about! Send in your infection control…
193 Bloodborne Pathogens with Kim Laudenslager!
Sep 17, 2019 • 72 min
As Andrew and Michelle continue their infection control series, they really want to focus on bloodborne pathogens—basically any disease or infection that can be transmitted via blood and other bodily fluids. Since hygienists and dentists work in…
TIPisode with Claire Jeong
Sep 13, 2019 • 11 min
Claire Jeong is the founder of StudentRDH.com, dentaltoaster.com, smarterDA.com and now This week, Claire helps us to remember the important details we need to know when treating patients with diabetes. Check out her website,…
192 OSAP: The Best Kept Secret in Infection Control with Michelle Lee
Sep 10, 2019 • 54 min
Andrew and Michelle recently discussed infection and contagion control at length with their last trio of roundtable guests, one of who was kind enough to return and chat further about an organization that makes patient safety in the office a top…
TIPisode with Tom Viola
Sep 6, 2019 • 12 min
Dr. Tom Viola has been on the podcast before and in this TIPisode he highlights some great points about vaping. This is a hot topic these days and we need to be armed with as much info as possible to best educate our patients. With…
191 Student Focused Presents - Infection Control Roundtable with Emily Boge, Joy Void-Holmes, and Michelle Lee
Sep 3, 2019 • 45 min
When your job requires you to get right up close and personal to a patient’s mouth, you need to really get on top of your cleanliness game—especially before you graduate and start your career as a hygienist. So, to that end, we’ve brought on…
TIPisode with the Crest Smile Council Members
Aug 30, 2019 • 7 min
We have an extra Friday this month so we thought we would bring you something different! Andrew has been on the Crest Smile Council for a few years now and invited his friends Sarah Thiel, Rafael Rondon, and Deborah Carrier on the podcast! …
190 Congenital Muscular Dystrophy with Two Rare Mama Bears Podcast Hosts Megan and Matty
Aug 28, 2019 • 68 min
Congenital Muscular Dystrophy (CMD) is an inherited disease that atrophies skeletal muscles and results in poor development of motor skills and other modes of movement. While dental hygienists obviously don’t treat CMD, they will nevertheless likely…
The Best Episode Ever with Leah and Kelsey from Two Therapists and a Thesis Podcast!
Aug 25, 2019 • 100 min
**EXPLICIT**
TIPisode with Noel Kelsch
Aug 23, 2019 • 5 min
This week’s TIPisode is with Noel Brandon-Kelsch. Can you use low volume and high volume at the same time? Can you drape your suction on the light handle? Learn these details and more this week with Noel! Send in your infection control…
189 Martinis and Menopause with Kelli Swanson Jaecks
Aug 21, 2019 • 68 min
Menopause, that inevitable middle-aged milestone, can actually negatively impact oral health, which is pertinent not only to our patients but to mental dental professionals as well. To this end, we’ve invited on Kelli Jaecks, a dental hygienist…
188 Diabetes and Treatment Consideration with Stacey Simms!
Aug 14, 2019 • 66 min
Nearly 30 million people across the United States are diagnosed with diabetes, and many of them will find themselves in your care as a dental professional. People struggling with diabetes are at higher risk for certain oral health issues such as tooth…
TIPisode with Claire Jeong August 2019
Aug 9, 2019 • 12 min
Claire Jeong is the founder of StudentRDH.com, dentaltoaster.com, smarterDA.com and now We are all struggling with information overload. With all the gadgets, notifications, and noises around us, our brain is on overload! Claire…
187 Student Focused Presents: Dental Mission Trips
Aug 6, 2019 • 42 min
Our monthly student roundtable discussion episodes are dedicated to help you navigate the at-times turbulent waters from graduation to internship to full employment in the hygienist industry. This month, we’ve invited on two hygienists who regularly…
Today’s RDH Has a Podcast! with Kara RDH and Ben Buzbee!
Aug 4, 2019 • 20 min
Kara Vavrosky (Kara, RDH) and Ben Buzbee return to the show to tell us about some exciting new updates going on including their new podcast! www.TodaysRDH.com https://www.todaysrdh.com/dental-hygiene-podcast/ Listen on any of your podcast apps!
TIPisode with Teresa Duncan
Aug 2, 2019 • 9 min
These TIPisodes keep getting better and better! Teresa gives us another round of great advice and in this tip, she is talking PPOs Teresa Duncan, MS is such a wealth of knowledge. Please visit her website and enjoy her awesome resources!…
186 Medical Emergency Tips From a Paramedic with Susannah Trammell
Jul 31, 2019 • 78 min
Continuing our series on dental-adjacent issues, we’re tackling a scenario that every dental hygienist should be prepared for, however unlikely it may be: your patient having a medical emergency under your care. It’s easy to fret over the thought…
TIPisode with Noel Kelsch
Jul 26, 2019 • 4 min
This week’s TIPisode is with Noel Brandon-Kelsch. Do we need to really clean AND disinfect? Noel answers a listeners question on this week’s episode. Medicom sponsors this episode. Head over to their website and learn more about…
185 Suicide Prevention: An Introduction with Randi Jensen MA, LMHC, CCDC
Jul 23, 2019 • 60 min
A Tale of Two Hygienists continues its series on dental-adjacent issues that can impact ourselves and our patients. This week, Andrew and Michelle have invited someone on the show, who has professional and personal experience with dealing with…
TIPisode with Uche Odiatu
Jul 19, 2019 • 6 min
This week Dr. Odiatu is talking about total body health and that our job is more than being concerned with P. gingivalis. Dr. Odiatu is a practicing dentist, certified trainer, author, speaker, and repeat AToTH guest. He always brings us…
184 Vaping: A Big Deal? With Edie Gibson, RDH
Jul 16, 2019 • 50 min
Vaping is everywhere these days, to the point where it’s difficult to go for a walk without spotting someone puffing from a vape pen of some kind. But while it’s been touted as a healthier alternative to smoking, vaping still presents significant…
TIPisode with Claire Jeong
Jul 12, 2019 • 8 min
Claire Jeong is the founder of StudentRDH.com, dentaltoaster.com, smarterDA.com and now She has also created Wake Up Memory tips to help us remember the 3 drugs that cause gingival hyperplasia. We have all seen patients struggling with…
183 Child Abuse with India Chance, RDH
Jul 9, 2019 • 65 min
This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists, we’re digressing from our usual technical discussions to shine a light on an unpleasant but very important subject: the abuse and mistreatment some of our most vulnerable patients experience, and especially what…
TIPisode with Andre Shirdan
Jul 5, 2019 • 3 min
This week’s TIPisode is with Andre Shirdan and he talks to us about consistency. We have to be consistent with our findings and how each team member is documenting their observations. Listen now to see what he suggests to make us all…
182 Student Focused Presents - RDH Innovators
Jul 3, 2019 • 40 min
Our monthly student roundtable discussion episodes are dedicated to help you navigate the at-times turbulent waters from graduation to internship to full employment in the hygienist industry. For this installment, we’re speaking with three…
TIPisode with Noel Kelsch
Jun 28, 2019 • 5 min
This week’s TIPisode is with Noel Brandon-Kelsch. Extracted teeth, what do we do with them? Can the patient take them home? Can we throw them in the trash? Learn the answers to these questions and more on this week’s TIPisode! Medicom sponsors this…
181 Michelle and Daniel do another mission trip!
Jun 26, 2019 • 51 min
First, we want to thank Premier for sponsoring this mission trip and letting us use the AeroPro cordless handpiece. This was a first for both Michelle and Daniel. Offering the feeling of smooth, clean teeth is something many had not…
TIPisode with Uche Odiatu
Jun 21, 2019 • 5 min
This week Dr. Odiatu discusses the healthy food paradox. How can food that is good for our body be bad for the mouth? Dr. Odiatu tells us why and how we can have those conversations with patients Dr. Odiatu is a practicing dentist,…
Intro to Orthodontics with Dr. Bryan Green
Jun 19, 2019 • 62 min
Andrew and Michelle are launching a new mini-series on specialty, this week is part 2 on orthodontics. At first glance, this topic doesn’t seem to have a lot of apparent crossover with dental hygiene, but listeners will be surprised to learn how…
TIPisode with Claire Jeong, RDH
Jun 14, 2019 • 9 min
Claire Jeong is the founder of StudentRDH.com, dentaltoaster.com, smarterDA.com and now https://wakeupmemory.com/ She has also created Wake Up Memory tips to help us remember pathology, pharmacology, and so much more. In this episode, Claire teaches us…
179 Intro to Endo with Dr. T.R Ravenel
Jun 11, 2019 • 68 min
Andrew and Michelle are launching a new mini-series on dental specialty. For this first episode, they aim to give hygienists the knowledge they need to help patients understand the importance and procedures related to endodontics. . Theodore (T.R.)…
178 Dental-Related Inpatient Hospitalization Trends with Dr. Josefine Wolfe
Jun 9, 2019 • 40 min
For this bonus episode—powered by Crest+Oral B—we’re happy to invite back on our show Josefine Ortiz Wolfe, who’s continuing our latest series on public health initiatives in the dental profession. Josefine Ortiz Wolfe, Ph.D., RDH, is the…
TIPisode with Teresa Duncan
Jun 7, 2019 • 7 min
These TIPisodes keep getting better and better! Teresa gives us another round of great advice and in this tip, she tackles the new Perio Classifications! Teresa Duncan, MS is such a wealth of knowledge. Please visit her website and enjoy her awesome…
177 Student Focused Presents: Public Health
Jun 4, 2019 • 40 min
Our monthly student roundtable discussion episodes are dedicated to help you navigate the at-times turbulent waters from graduation to full employment in dental hygiene. For this installment, we’re shining a light on hygienists who’ve devoted a…
TIPisode with Noel Kelsch
May 31, 2019 • 5 min
Surface Disinfectant
176 Cariology in Public Health with Sharity Ludwig, RDH
May 29, 2019 • 68 min
It’s the final installment of Andrew and Michelle’s four-part cariology series! To cap off our journey with caries, we’re stepping away from private practices to learn how dental professionals in the public health sector deal with all things…
175 Caries Detection with Technology with Dr. Paresh Shah pt 3 of 4 of the Cariology Series
May 21, 2019 • 57 min
It’s part three of four of Andrew and Michelle’s cariology series! As we near the final stretch, this episode’s specific focus is on the tools and methods used to figure out if that little recess is a cavity or something else. Paresh Shah, DMD,…
TIPisode with Uche Odiatu
May 17, 2019 • 5 min
This week Dr. Odiatu is joined by Mahsa Bakhshandeh, RDH. They chat about how we can enhance our chairside conversations and help our patients make better lifestyle choices! Dr. Odiatu is a practicing dentist, certified trainer, author, speaker,…
174 Cariology Series part 2 with Dr. Pam Maragliano-Muniz
May 14, 2019 • 66 min
This week Michelle and Andrew continue their 4-part cariology series, where they consult with the experts on how to properly diagnose, treat and prevent cavities that makes up so much of our profession. Returning for part two is Pam Maragliano-Muniz,…
173 Local and Topical Anesthetics in Dentistry with Tom Viola R.Ph
May 12, 2019 • 56 min
For this bonus episode—powered by Crest+Oral B—we’re happy to invite back Tom Viola, R.Ph who appeared in another bonus episode earlier this January. Tom Viola is a speaker, writer, consultant, and expert in the field of dental pharmacology. When…
TIPisode with Claire Jeong
May 10, 2019 • 8 min
Maximum Recommended Dose for local anesthesia
172 Caries Detection and Etiology with Dr. Pam Maragliano-Muniz!
May 7, 2019 • 58 min
Interview starts minute 7:55 Cariology Series Part ONE Be sure to buckle up because the next few weeks of A Tale of Two Hygienists Podcast are going to be a rollercoaster of knowledge. This is the first episode in our new cariology series. Dental…
TIPisode with Andre Shirdan
May 3, 2019 • 4 min
We are excited to have this TIPisode presented by Andre Shirdan! He was on the podcast before! Andre is an inspirational and motivational speaker, executive coach, and a certified trainer. Since 1989, Andre has worked with thousands…
171 Student Focused presents: Demystifying DSO’s with Rafael, Tammy, and Ashley!
May 1, 2019 • 45 min
Our monthly student roundtable discussion episodes are dedicated to help you navigate the at-times turbulent waters from graduation to internship to full employment in the hygienist industry. This month’s episode specifically focus on the positions…
TIPisode with Noel Kelsch
Apr 26, 2019 • 4 min
This week’s TIPisode is with Noel Brandon-Kelsch and is a great reminder of how vital our masks are and what not to do with them! Medicom sponsors this episode. Head over to their website and learn more about their SafeMask to keep you and your patient…
170 Sugar Obsessed with Karen Davis, RDH
Apr 24, 2019 • 70 min
Continuing our themes of health and nutrition from the last few episodes, Michelle and Andrew have invited a guest who isn’t just critical of our society’s intake—she has reason to believe it’s the key ingredient in our public health and…
TIPisode with Uche Odiatu
Apr 19, 2019 • 6 min
This week’s TIPisode is with Dr. Uche Odiatu as he discusses why poor sleepers are poor healers. Dr. Odiatu is a practicing dentist, certified trainer, author, speaker, and repeat AToTH guest. He always brings us content that we can use to make us and our…
169: Vitamins for a Healthier You before a Healthier Two w/ Katy Cameron
Apr 17, 2019 • 71 min
While Michelle, unfortunately, wasn’t able to sit down for this show’s latest episode, the similarly named hygienist Machell Hudson (previously heard on Episode 128) has kindly stopped by to help Andrew interview a fellow hygienist who knows just…
168 Stannous Fluoride and What It Can Do For Your Patients with Sherri Lukes, RDH
Apr 15, 2019 • 63 min
with Sherri Lukes
TIPisode with Claire Jeong, RDH
Apr 12, 2019 • 6 min
Claire Jeong is the founder of StudentRDH.com, dentaltoaster.com, and smarterDA.com She has also created Wake Up Memory tips to help us remember pathology, pharmacology, and so much more. In this episode, Claire helps us to remember the eight steps to…
167 HIPAA Violation Considerations with Ann Marie DePalma
Apr 10, 2019 • 60 min
We’re excited to have Ann Marie DePalma, RDH, back on our show again (previously heard on episode 90)! We met up with her at the Yankee Dental Congress in very chilly Boston where we got to talking about how your office can stay on the up and up…
TIPisode with Teresa Duncan
Apr 5, 2019 • 10 min
April’s TIPisode
166 Student Focused presents - Resumé and Interview Tips with Doug, Teresa, and Kim!
Apr 3, 2019 • 47 min
Most people don’t truly receive proper instruction for how to write a résumé, least of all one tailored to dental hygiene. Thankfully the new panel of guests for this month’s student roundtable is discussing all things related to job hunting:…
TIPisode with Noel Kelsch
Mar 29, 2019 • 6 min
Helping children brush in their each day in school
165 Hygiene Compensation Models with Rachel Wall, RDH, BS
Mar 27, 2019 • 70 min
Following the thread from last week’s discussion, we’re taking a close look at how hygienists get paid and, most importantly, how they can get paid well. Rachel Wall (who previously appeared on episode 109) was kind enough to stop by again to discuss…
TIPisode with Dr. Uche Odiatu
Mar 22, 2019 • 6 min
March’s TIPisode with Dr. Uche and where he gets his energy from
164 Employee or independent contractor? The 1099 breakdown with Olivia Wann
Mar 20, 2019 • 53 min
W2 vs 1099: what is the right way?
TIPisode with Claire Jeong March 2019
Mar 15, 2019 • 4 min
Wake up memory tips for Pyrogenic Granulomas
163 Hygienists are doing it wrong! with Dr. Tarun Agarwal
Mar 13, 2019 • 63 min
As you can tell from the background chatter, The Voices of Dentistry conference was a blast, and it was made even better by this episode’s guest: a dentist with strong feelings about, well….. everything! We will be at Voices of Dentistry again…
162 A Quick Look at the New Periodontal Classification with Susan Wingrove!
Mar 11, 2019 • 45 min
For this bonus episode—powered by Crest+Oral B—we’re happy to invite back Susan Wingrove, who previously appeared on . Susan is a registered dental hygienist, speaker, published author and CEO of Wingrove Dynamics, specializing in dental implants…
TIPisode with Teresa Duncan March 2019
Mar 8, 2019 • 9 min
Teresa Duncan, MS gives another great tip on dental coding. Why would hygienist need to be fully aware of dental codes? Teresa explains why our documentation can make or break dental claims. For more info from Teresa, see below! Teresa Duncan: Speaker on…
161 Student Focused presents: “Confidence vs Humility”
Mar 6, 2019 • 46 min
It’s a special roundtable episode, focusing on how you soon-to-be graduates can find a healthy balance between confidence in your own abilities and understanding you still have limits. We’re joined by Cape Cod Community College faculty member…
February TIPisode with Noel Kelsch
Mar 1, 2019 • 7 min
Noel Brandon-Kelsch is an international speaker, writer, Registered Dental Hygienist in Alternative Practice and Director of Cabrillo College Dental Hygiene Program. She is passionate about oral health and has the uncanny ability to motivate and enlighten…
160 Lifestyle Habits For a Healthier Patient with Dr Uche Odiatu
Feb 27, 2019 • 35 min
If you enjoyed hearing from Uche Odiatu on our recent TIPisode, then you’ll be pumped to know that we recorded an even longer episode with him following the Yankee Dental Congress in Boston! Uche Odiatu is a Dentist, certified personal trainer,…
TIPisode with Uche Odiatu February 2019
Feb 22, 2019 • 5 min
This week’s TIPisode is brought to by Dr. Uche Odiatu. He is a road warrior, out teaching us ways to be healthier so we can keep helping our patients. He is such a road warrior that he recorded this while in an airport! Be sure to thank Uche when you see…
159 Minimally Invasive Dentistry with Dr. John Comisi!
Feb 21, 2019 • 60 min
This week’s guest isn’t just satisfied with scraping teeth. A master of “practical management,” he aims for such a thorough treatment that his patients won’t need to come back as often. John Comisi, DDS, MAGD, is a South Carolina-based dentist and…
158 Closing the Gap Between What We Know and What We Do with Josefine Wolfe PhD, RDH
Feb 18, 2019 • 40 min
Dr. Josefine Ortiz Wolfe is a registered dental hygienist who writes and educates online and in person as The Informed Hygienist. She was kind to drop by on her way to a lecture in New York, and in this interview she stresses the importance of closing…
TIPisode with Claire Jeong, February 2019
Feb 15, 2019 • 9 min
This week’s TIPisode is brought to you by Claire Jeong, RDH. Learn wake-up memory techniques for remembering hypertension drugs. Find more info at dentaltoaster.com and StudentRDH.com
157 What You Thought You Knew About Adjunctive Therapy with Dr Ryan Nolan, DMD
Feb 13, 2019 • 67 min
We get to really nerd out this week as we invite on Ryan Nolan, DMD. Ryan is a practitioner, commentator, and creator of the amazing podcast The Biofilm Factor — where he discusses biofilm management and diet with other dental professionals. He…
EMERGENCY SESSION! Will DA’s take over our scope of practice in WA?
Feb 9, 2019 • 63 min
In this episode, we have an emergency session about the scope of practice expansion for dental assistants proposed in the new bills presented in Washington State. We brought in two hygienists from Washington State and one Dental Assistant to discuss!…
TIPisode Teresa Duncan #1
Feb 8, 2019 • 8 min
THis weekly TIPisode is with Teresa Duncan and all about coding
156 Student Focused presents: “Expectations”
Feb 6, 2019 • 38 min
This podcast episode is specifically for students. You are gonna be working shoulder to shoulder with us soon enough, let us help get you ready for that! We brought together for you today a panel of dentists to discuss expectations - what should you…
155 Orthodontics and Airway with Dr. William Hang
Feb 1, 2019 • 65 min
Our guest this episode is William Hang, DDS, MSD. Both an orthodontist with Face Focused Orthodontics and lecturer on orthodontics and orthotropics, William has completely rethought his approach to working with patients in order to maximize their…
154 Getting Started with Airway part 4 of 4
Jan 26, 2019 • 47 min
For this episode, we wrap up our four-part airway series with Cyndee Johnson and Julia Worrall. We focus on how to get people to get their airways checked, what terms you should and shouldn’t use with patients, and making the case for CPAP and oral…
153 Airway: The Clinician’s Masterful Mindset pt 3 of 4
Jan 18, 2019 • 64 min
Episode 153 Interview Begins: 5:50 In this episode Cyndee takes the lead to teach us how to implement everything we have learned so far in this series into our practice. How can our dental teams begin the conversation with airway? What is the…
*BONUS* Dental Pain Control with Tom Viola, R.Ph., C.C.P.
Jan 15, 2019 • 51 min
Dentistry and Pain are synonymous for so many of our patients. Whether we need to get better about managing the pain or the patient needs to do their part, there is definitely room for improvement. In this episode, Tom does a great job of explaining…
152 Stages of Life Affected by Airway (Part 2 of 4)
Jan 11, 2019 • 67 min
Interview starts minute 8:10 In part 2 of the airway series, we talk about life’s stages. We begin with babies, even before they are born and the impact that the mother’s airway has on the child throughout prenatal existence. Then we continue…
151 Airway Part 1 - Anatomy and Physiology Focus
Jan 5, 2019 • 61 min
Ep 151 Welcome back to a new year of A Tale of Two Hygienists. We are starting off with a bang featuring our airway series with Julia Worrall and Cyndee Johnson! “Lean Into It” an introduction to airway We need 3 things to live food, water, air….
Does your Dental CE actually count?
Dec 30, 2018 • 43 min
Join us in this bonus episode with founder of CE Zoom, Sarah Thiel as we discuss the biggest issues related to CE. Did you know that there are many courses being offered in your area that do not actually count towards your license? Listen to Sarah and…
Introducing The Tooth or Dare Podcast!
Dec 21, 2018 • 49 min
We welcome a new pair of dental hygiene podcasters to the group Irene and Whitney. We talk briefly about what they want out of their podcast, why you should listen, and a little about what our podcast is about. Its always fun meeting up with people…
150 Using Digital Scans and Impressions in Dentistry
Dec 15, 2018 • 57 min
Episode 150! Cant believe we made it this far!! Interview starts 4:30 In this episode we have a roundtable discussion on the impact digital scanning has had on our guests. Special thanks to our guests Dr. Justin Chi, Jean Ocasio, Tomas Saucedo, and of…
The Business of Dental Hygiene with Dr. Tony Stefanou DMD
Dec 8, 2018 • 70 min
149 The Business of Dental Hygiene with Tony Stefanou DMD Interview starts minute 6:00 In this episode, we talk about how we, as hygienists, can partner with our offices to be more successful. Successful by earning more, enjoying our job more, getting…
Social Media and HIPAA with Noel Kelsch
Dec 1, 2018 • 56 min
148 Social Media and HIPAA with Noel Kelsch Interview Starts at minute 4:00 In this episode, we speak with Noel Kelsch about the dangerous world we play in online (social media) when discussing patient information. Noel explains what a much bigger…
Dental Missions: A Model of Structure and Sustainability with Somos Amigos
Nov 24, 2018 • 55 min
147 Dental Missions: A Model of Structure and Sustainability with Somos Amigos Interview starts at minute 6:50 In this episode, we are joined by Frank Brightwell, founder of Somos Amigos Medical Missions. We discuss the importance the impact of…
Come Find Us At Greater New York Dental Meeting! **bonus**
Nov 21, 2018 • 2 min
Happy Thanksgiving everyone! We hope you will have an enjoyable time with your family and friends! After Thanksgiving each year is the Greater New York Dental Meeting and we are going! Please come find us and say hi. We will be on the floor walking…
American and Canadian Dental Hygienist Associations Team Up at AAP
Nov 18, 2018 • 43 min
146 ADHA and CDHA at AAP Interview begins at 6:20 In this epic battle royale, two presidents of dental hygiene associations square off in the ring…. Okay it wasnt exactly like that, instead of punches and insults there were plenty of hugs and…
The Acidity Factor of Mouthwashes with Dr. Jason Luchtefeld
Nov 9, 2018 • 69 min
145 Dr. Jason Luchtefeld, DDS Interview starts at minute 6:30 In this episode, we talk about the pH of the different mouthwashes that are out there and what that could mean for you and your patients. Dr. Jason Luchtefeld conducted his own testing and…
Dental Anxiety for Clinicians and Patients with Chelsea Kuntz, RDH
Nov 3, 2018 • 64 min
144 Chelsea Kuntz, RDH Dental Anxiety for Clinicians and Patients with Chelsea Kuntz, RDH Interview starts at: 10:30 Today we have Chelsea Kuntz on the podcast talking about dental anxiety. Listen as she gives us starter ideas for us as clinicians and…
Ultrasonics: A Dental Hygiene Game Changer with Marianne Dryer RDH MEd
Oct 26, 2018 • 66 min
Episode 143 Interview begins at minute 10:30 Today we listen and learn from the amazing Marianne Dryer RDH, MEd about ultrasonic instrumentation. There are so many takeaways but one of the biggest ones you will learn - Why you should be using right…
**BONUS** Airway in Dentistry and Medicine
Oct 22, 2018 • 8 min
In this bonus teaser episode we speak with Cyndee Johnson, RDH and Julia Worrall, RN as they explain our upcoming collaboration project. In a few months, we will release 4 amazing, actionable episodes related to airway. It will be focused on dental,…
HPV - What you need to know as a dental hygienist with Diana Perez Corbin, RDH
Oct 20, 2018 • 54 min
Interview begins about minute 7:35 We begin by talking about Diana’s background with Crosslink Radio and why she got into dental hygiene. From clown college to writing, speaking, and mentoring, Diana believes in putting patients first and educating…
Dental Hygiene Entrepreneur Caitlyn Rastetter, RDH
Oct 13, 2018 • 47 min
Interview begins: 7:40 We begin the discussion with Caitlyn with a behind the scenes to convention center life then transition into how Caitlyn got her start. Listen as we explore how she went from hygiene student to successful entrepreneur! Thank…
**Bonus** Live from WDHA Indigo Conference!
Oct 11, 2018 • 38 min
Here is the live version of the morning session entitled, “A Tale of Many Hygienists” We will get the audio from these to be awesome one of these days. Key Takeaways - Wisconsin is awesome. Their hygienists are awesome. We were truly honored and…
Pediatric and Intraosseous Local Anesthesia Techniques with Kathy Bassett, RDH!
Oct 5, 2018 • 59 min
Interview begins - 7:20 Kathy Bassett, RDH, BSDH, MEd returns to the podcast! Today we talk about Local Anesthesia again but dive deeper into pediatrics and intra-osseous injections. Should we be putting every young patient on nitrous? What are the…
**Bonus Episode** We are headed to the Indigo Conference!
Oct 1, 2018 • 10 min
A Tale of Two Hygienists is headed to Wisconsin this weekend to speak and podcast at the Wisconsin DHA Indigo Conference. We feel very fortunate to be able to attend and encourage you all to head on over if you are in the area! See you there!
Gut Health pt 2 with Dr. Uche Odiatu
Sep 29, 2018 • 68 min
Interview starts at 5:15 Dr. Uche Odiatu brings the knowledge! We talk about health and nutrition in a way that only Dr. Odiatu can - high energy, facts, truth, easy to understand. You will feel so much smarter and will have multiple points of truth…
137 StudentRDH and Learning Techniques with Claire Jeong, RDH -
Sep 21, 2018 • 67 min
Episode begins around minute 9:00 In this episode we catch up with Claire Jeong, RDH, BS, MS to talk about some very important things - students! We discuss curriculum tactics and ways to engage the students. Claire is an expert on using…
136 Scaling is NOT the key to total mouth disinfection! with Dr. Doug Thompson and Erin Howlett RDH -
Sep 15, 2018 • 54 min
Interview starts around minute 14:30 Dr. Doug Thompson and Erin Howlett, RDH take time at RDH Under One Roof to explain what is the Wellness Dentistry Network and what is our role in it. Listen also as Dr. Thompson gives 8 keys areas of dental…
Networking Event with Armor Dental at RDH Under One Roof
Sep 6, 2018 • 64 min
In this episode, we talk about the importance of networking. For better or worse, its here to stay and it is an important part of our lives as hygienists. We had the opportunity to record with several people at the Coffee and Conversation event at RDH…
135 Can Dental Hygienists Diagnose? JoAnn Gurenlian, RDH, PhD -
Sep 1, 2018 • 79 min
Interview Starts: 13:15 Today we are talking about two things: The dental hygiene diagnosis and The Sunstar World Dental Hygienists Awards that are available for the IFDH conference in Brisbane, Australia August 2019. JoAnn reviews what we can and…
134 Traveling Dental Hygiene with Team Placement Services, Inc. with Kate and Sandra!
Aug 24, 2018 • 61 min
Interview starts around 22:00 Kate Crouse and Sandra Calderon from Team Placement join us at RDH Under One Roof 2018! Team Placement Services helps hygienists and offices find each other. There can be long-term contracts or temporary placement…
133 Amanda Gallie Part 2!
Aug 17, 2018 • 89 min
133 Amanda Gallie - President of the British Association of Dental Therapists (Pt 2) Interview starts around 5:15 In this part 2 we continue our conversation with Amanda. We learn more about the construct of the therapists and their associations….
**Bonus Content** New Podcast by Angelica Daksla - host of the California Tooth Fairy Podcast
Aug 13, 2018 • 13 min
GIVE THIS HYGIENE PODCAST A TRY! Angelica hosts a short-format seasonal podcast that gives the audience so much content in digestible, bite-sized episodes! Angelica is a practicing hygienist and wants to help others fulfill their potential in our…
132 Amanda Gallie - President of the British Association of Dental Therapists (Pt 1)
Aug 10, 2018 • 63 min
132 Amanda Gallie - President of the British Association of Dental Therapists (Pt 1) Interview starts around 8:30 In this episode we breakdown the terminology differences between the US and in the UK. We discuss scopes of practice and educational…
**BONUS** Wanna Join ATOTH On A Mission Trip?
Aug 6, 2018 • 10 min
Here are the important things you need to know about this mission trip: 1) Dominican Republic - you will need a passport 2) $350 is YOUR WHOLE COMMITMENT - we will shoulder the rest! 3) October 13-19th 2018 4) Its hard work and you are expected to…
131 International Hygienist (of Mystery?) with Carmen Lanoway, RDH
Aug 4, 2018 • 57 min
Interview starts around minute 10 In this episode we get a chance to catch up with Carmen Lanoway, RDH. She is a practicing hygienist in Germany currently but is licensed and from Canada. We discuss so many interesting things from how the…
130 Catching up with Jasmin Haley!
Jul 28, 2018 • 86 min
In this episode, we catch up with one of our favorite people ever, Jasmin Haley! Jasmin is the founder/owner of Beyond the Prophy and Momgienists, a speaker, adjunct faculty, consultant, the list goes on and on. We talk about the many wonderful things…
129 Sarah Murray MA, Dip DH, Dip DT, FHEA
Jul 21, 2018 • 82 min
Welcome Sarah Murray to the podcast! Sarah is a UK based hygienist. In this episode we talk about the differences in education requirements, and dental therapy, how she met the Queen, and oh so much more! Read her profile below! Thank you to our…
**Bonus** Listener Kate explains how her life has changed!
Jul 15, 2018 • 14 min
We have, in this episode, one of our friends and an avid listener, Kate. Her story begins like most of ours, working away trying to improve peoples health. Then along came a whole bunch of dental professionals into her life via a podcast and changed…
128 Nutrition and Wellness with Machell Hudson, RDH
Jul 13, 2018 • 64 min
Ep 128 Interview starts minute 6ish Machell Hudson, RDH, is the Director of Oral/Systemic Wellness for Granbury Dental Center and a Hygiene Consultant with Productive Dentist Academy. She also serves on the Marketing Board of AAOSH. Machell is…
127 Ergonomics with Cindy Purdy, RDH!
Jul 7, 2018 • 68 min
127 Ergonomics with Cindy Purdy Interview starts around minute 20 Well this episode starts off with a bang, Michelle rants about a Facebook post, Andrew calls her stupid, then mayhem ensues. After which we have a nice calm educational discussion on…
126 A new periodontal classification system and EuroPerio recap!
Jun 30, 2018 • 51 min
Michelle and Andrew spent last week in Amsterdam attending EuroPerio9, one of the worlds leading conferences on periodontology! It was a trip to be remembered for sure! In this episode, AToTH recaps some of their favorite parts about the conference…
125 Rafael Rondon, RDH - Practice Management and DSOs
Jun 22, 2018 • 61 min
Interview starts around 5:30 Andrew and Rafael talk about the DSO (Dental Support Organization) that Rafael works with. Rafael had invited Andrew (actually Andrew invited himself) over to Rafael’s house for dinner and it was delicious. When started…
124 - Dr. Robert Vogel, DDS Unique Dental Codes!
Jun 16, 2018 • 66 min
Interview starts at 9:34 Dr Vogel joins us on AToTH to share about his business model and how we can be better about coding. He loves his implant only practice and his employees. He loves using his team to the fullest of their abilities. Please see…
123 - Lasers in Dentistry pt 2 with Nicole Fortune
Jun 8, 2018 • 58 min
Episode 123 - Lasers in Dentistry pt 2 with Nicole Fortune Interview begins at 6:45 In this episode we build upon our knowledge from last episode. Nicole shares her experiences with laser and their relation with implants. She also shares some of her…
122 Intro to Dental Lasers with Jeanette Miranda, RDH!
Jun 2, 2018 • 78 min
122 Jeanette Miranda talks Lasers in Dentistry! Interview begins around minute - 6:10 In this episode we learn the foundational principals of lasers in dentistry. Jeanette Miranda is a practicing hygienist in South Dakota and has been using lasers for…
121 - How recall systems keep you employed!
May 26, 2018 • 60 min
121 How recall systems keep you employed! Interview starts around minute 15 Today’s interview is with Cory Pinegar, CEO of Callforce - a company that takes the hassle out of getting your overdue patients back into your chairs! Cory shares some…
120 Mentorship Roundtable
May 19, 2018 • 81 min
120 Mentorship Roundtable Interview starts at minute 8:40 This episode discusses the importance of mentorship and the general profession of dental hygiene in alternative settings. We also tackle social media etiquette and boosting your presence…
119 - Airflow Biofilm Management with Glycine/Air Polishing Roundtable
May 12, 2018 • 58 min
Today, on this episode, we have Shianne and Lindsay. Both are hygienists who work for our buddy Dr. Bilal Saib at Chapel Hill Advanced Dentistry. They share their experiences and advice working with Glycine Airflow/Polishing (whatever we are…
118 Dr. Alan Mead talks Addiction and Substance Abuse
May 4, 2018 • 65 min
Dr Alan Mead Interview starts around minute 13 In this episode we welcome Dr. Alan Mead of The Dental Hacks Podcast and also his solo podcast, the Alan Mead Experience. While talking about podcasting with him is always enjoyable, this time we get down…
117 Dr. Joshua Wren, DMD talks Pediatric Dentistry!
Apr 27, 2018 • 52 min
Interview Starts at 5:00 Dr. Joshua Wren, DMD is a board-certified pediatric dentist who has a passion for learning and discovering the best ways to treat his patients. He enjoys sharing that information with anyone who wants to hear it. He is…
116 - Amber Riley, RDH, MS Returns to the Podcast!
Apr 21, 2018 • 75 min
In what is turning out to be an annual event at Chicago Midwinter, Amber returns to the podcast with some more great information for us! She has a quick wit, is kind and compassionate, and extremely intelligent! This time we talk about medically…
115 JoAnn Gurenlian! - Come on, does she even need a tagline!?
Apr 12, 2018 • 68 min
Interview starts around minute 14:40 JoAnn Gurenlian is an amazing human being and it was truly our pleasure to have her on. JoAnn has served the public and the profession in countless ways, we are all indebted to her for her service. In this episode,…
114 Dr Uche Odiatu Talks Gut Heath!
Apr 8, 2018 • 52 min
114 Uche Odiatu talks Gut Health Interview starts around minute 7 In this episode, Dr Odiatu helps us understand the basics of gut health and the microbiome in our body. We learn how to interpret the information thats out there and how to apply that…
113 Dr. Luiz Gonzaga - A Professional Look at Fixed Prosthetics!
Mar 30, 2018 • 68 min
Interview starts at minute - 12:40 This episode is fantastic! We spend our time talking about the basics of prosthodontics and move into how that impacts our role as a hygienist. We promise you will learn something new today! Dr Luiz Gonzaga did the…
Bonus Episode - SWYP Dental!
Mar 26, 2018 • 42 min
In this bonus episode, we highlight the new dental app called SWYP. Its an aggregator of content (news, articles, publications, podcasts etc), it has discussion forums, a marketplace and so much more! Its customizable to your preferences and easy to…
112 Eva Grayzel - Storyteller and Oral Cancer Screening Expert!
Mar 23, 2018 • 62 min
Eva Grayzel Interview Starts at minute 11:23 Eva is a survivor of oral cancer. She was at the peak of her career as a professional storyteller when she developed a sore on her tongue. A misdiagnosis occurred and led to an amazing story resulting in…
111 Dr. Becky Lang - Motivational Interviewing for the Dental Professional
Mar 16, 2018 • 70 min
Ep 111 Dr. Rebecca (Becky) Lang, RDH, EdD talks to us about motivational interviewing. Interview starts at minute - 13:35 In this episode, we talk about why motivational interviewing is important and what the beginner’s steps are. We discuss what…
110 - New Dental Tech with Dr. Bryan Laskin, DDS!
Mar 9, 2018 • 64 min
Interview starts about minute 12:30 Come listen to Dr. Bryan Laskin, DDS. Dr Laskin has been working on building out software to make our lives easier as clinicians. Using existing hardware (iPads, Apple Watches, Samsung Devices etc) the dental team…
109 Rachel Teel Wall, RDH - How to Have Nice Things in Hygiene!
Mar 4, 2018 • 66 min
Ep 109 How to Have the Nice Things in Hygiene, Through Profitable Business Practices with Rachel Teel Wall RDH from Inspired Hygiene! Guest Co-host Trisha O’Hehir joins the podcast. Helping practices to elevate their hygiene department by bringing…
BONUS MINI-SODE RDH Evolution!
Feb 28, 2018 • 18 min
Bonus RDH EVOLUTION We talk about an upcoming event for professional hygienists put on by Pennwell. As most of you know, Pennwell is behind the popular dental magazine, RDH Magazine. They are also the brains behind the best dental hygiene conference…
108 Airway Assessment with Julia Worrall RN, CCRN and Cyndee Johnson, RDH!
Feb 24, 2018 • 45 min
Episode 108 Cyndee and Julia teach Airway Interview starts at 4:15 This is an episode for every clinician and every mother and father EVER! Returning for the THIRD TIME Cyndee Johnson! She brought with her a special guest Julia Worrall RN, CCRN! Julia…
107 WREB Psychometricians are cool, we promise!! - With Sharon Osborn Popp Ph.D!
Feb 16, 2018 • 81 min
We know the title sounds boring, but this is one of those episodes where, when we retire and look back on our lives, we will know we did right by so many people because of this episode. Its that good. Thank you to our guest co-host (again!!) Sarah…
106 Teledentistry with Brant Herman and Eden Ivie of Mouthwatch!
Feb 9, 2018 • 71 min
A LIVE podcast from Voices of Dentistry!
105 Sexism in Dentistry pt 2 - A Panel Discussion
Feb 2, 2018 • 59 min
This is the conclusion of this panel’s discussion on Sexism and their experiences with it in dentistry. We thank our guests for doing a great job and spending that time with us and hope to have them on again soon. If you have questions for any…
104 Sexism in Dentistry - A Panel Discussion pt 1
Jan 29, 2018 • 72 min
Ep 104 Sexism in Dentistry - a panel discussion Interview starts at minute 14:00 How sick is too sick to go into work? We discuss Nose filters for traveling or whenever dust or allergens can trigger you. Andrew has the picture of Michelle’s swollen…
103 Sherri Lukes, RDH, MS - Talks Oral-Systemic Link and Mission Trips!
Jan 18, 2018 • 57 min
Sherri Lukes RDH, MS - Hygienist, Educator, Writer, Consultant, Speaker and Mission Work! Sherri Lukes joins us to talk about mission trips, oral pathology, and pregnancy. We start with discussing mission trips and how the…
102 Nicaragua 2017 with Michelle, Daniel, Linda, and Emily!
Jan 12, 2018 • 78 min
So full disclosure - Michelle sent this to me and I havent listened to it yet except to make sure there were words actually spoken out loud and recorded. I did hear a part where someone was doing an imitation of something that happened or someone, and…
101 - Welcome 2018!
Jan 5, 2018 • 38 min
No interview today. We just catch up with whats new over our little hiatus. Its a pretty good episode, give it a listen! The CE group Andrew was talking about
100 with Kara, RDH!
Nov 25, 2017 • 57 min
We did it! We made it to 100 episodes!! In celebration of our 100th episode, we invite back for the THIRD time our friend Kara Vavrosky, RDH! Interview starts at minute 12:00 Kara announces her brand new project for 2018, a new digital platform for…
99 Restorative Hygiene with Andrew and Mike Johnston
Nov 17, 2017 • 64 min
Momgienists Takeover/Hijacking the Mic Jasmin and Christie interview Andrew and Mike, restorative guygienists, on what its like to do expanded function! Andrew and Jasmin celebrate their one year friendshipaversary! We learn how to commit…
98 Michael Ventriello on Dental Marketing for Hygienists!
Nov 10, 2017 • 69 min
Ep 98 Michael Ventriello - Dental Marketing Interview starts at - 10:50 Ventriello Communications - B2B Marketing within the dental industry We talk about the companies he works with and his thoughts on what is important in todays profession How to…
97 Lisa Stillman RDH,BS - The Worst Thing to Lose, Is our Mind!
Nov 4, 2017 • 56 min
Ep 97 Lisa Stillman, RDH,BS Interview starts at:11:56 Lisa began wanting to be a school teacher but was counseled to be a hygienist! Lisa was at RDH UOR lecturing about Severe Mental Illness Lisa began speaking about this due to an amazingly…
96 Frances Tryon RDH - Perioscopes and Business Ownership!
Oct 27, 2017 • 59 min
Frances and Andrew met a few years ago during a mission/ce trip in Guatemala and have been friends since! We welcome her to the podcast and discuss, among other things… - We talk about how to find jobs in hygiene - her work with Acteon How…
95 Kris Potts RDH, BS, FAADH Talks PRE-habilitation and Cancer!
Oct 20, 2017 • 65 min
Ep 95 Kris Potts, RDH, BS, FAADH Pre Interview - O’Hehir University announces the ability to transfer from OHU bachelors program to University of Minnesota if you want to go on and get a Masters Degree. Interview starts at 13:57 Disclaimer -…
94 Kathy Bassett, RDH - Local Anesthesia Expert!
Oct 14, 2017 • 77 min
Ep 94 Kathy Bassett, RDH - Local Anesthesia Expert! Interview starts at 12:16 You will learn something today… thats just something that is going to happen! We talked about how great Washington State is and how schools can help enforce and cultivate…
93 Trisha O’Hehir and Tim Ives - Degree Completion at O’Hehir University
Oct 5, 2017 • 65 min
Episode 93 Show Notes Interview starts at 13:23 Thoughts and prayers to the people and families associated with the tragic shooting in Las Vegas and those affected by the horrible weather patterns we have been having, especially those in Puerto…
92 Dr. Pam Maragliano-Muniz - Ethical Production with CaMBRA
Sep 29, 2017 • 79 min
Dr Pam Maragliano Interview starts at 11:35 Former hygienist turned dentist Lover of redbull - sugar free! We follow her journey from dental assistant for a few hours to being a prosthodontist We have a responsibility to our…
91 Mary Otto - Author of “Teeth”
Sep 24, 2017 • 80 min
Episode 91 Show Notes Episodes starts with a recap of AAOSH - Shout out to Lucy Conard, Jeri Freedman, Machelle with the weird spelling, and the entire state of Wisconsin Suck it Matt Crespin This is the SIBO thing Michelle was talking about …
90 Ann Marie DePalma, RDH!
Sep 14, 2017 • 62 min
Ann Marie DePalma Interview starts at 12:05 We talk about how she got into writing and lecturing Perio practices really teach how to be a hygienist! From clinical to education to technology advisor for Patterson Dental Ann…
89 Dovetta Johnson, Hygienist Supporter Extraordinaire!
Sep 8, 2017 • 75 min
Dovetta Johnson Interview at 9:22 Dovetta loves hygienists… and we ask her why! We talk about Voco and bringing products to market. What aspects need to be looked at scientifically in order to have a 100% no recall rate. We talk about some of the…
88 Josalyn Sewell - “Children with Autism Become Adults with Autism”
Sep 2, 2017 • 71 min
Interview starts at 8:18 This woman does it all! A driven career woman who demonstrates a healthy work life balance. Listen to Josey as she explains her life as a mother to a son with Autism and how to find joy in life! Autism Spectrum Regressive…
87 Kyle Isaacs, RDH!
Aug 25, 2017 • 64 min
The first recording at RDH Under One Roof did NOT disappoint! Interview starts at 29:45 Kyle starts off the episodes explaining her background and how she just quit her job! We talk DSO’s, Homecare, grant proposals and pilot projects, mobile…
86 Lysing Cells with Kim Miller, RDH!
Aug 16, 2017 • 70 min
Kim Miller, RDH! Booth Buzz with Premier starts at – 9:50 Interview Starts at – 22:40 Booth Buzz with Brasseler starts at – 58:45 Columnist for RDH Magazine - Product and technology integration An in-office coach with Inspired Hygiene, a team of…
85 RDH UOR 2017 Pre-game Show
Aug 6, 2017 • 28 min
RDH UNDER ONE ROOF – The Superbowl of Hygiene Conferences No interview today! Congrats to Andrew’s best friend Todd and his wife Heather on their new baby! Andrew is not a terrible father - kinda Why you should sit in first class while your…
84 with Comedian Carlos Rodriguez, RDH
Jul 28, 2017 • 94 min
Andrew wasn’t able to record this week so Michelle found her some friends- new and old- and brought them on for this week’s episode. Michelle is also really annoyed that Andrew fibbed about his b-day and because of that she is auditioning…
83 Does Fluoride Make Me Stupid? with Matt Crespin, RDH
Jul 21, 2017 • 64 min
Matt finally gets his own episode! Interview starts around minute 13 One of Matt’s missions is to teach and educate the people in Wisconsin (and now the world on AToTH!) on the benefits of fluoride. Evidence-based methods are used to show city…
82 Olivia Wann RDA, JD on OSHA and HIPAA Compliance
Jul 17, 2017 • 98 min
Interview starts around minute 18 Olivia Wann founded Modern Practice Solutions, a compliance company specializing in the dental industry, in the year 2000. She travelled extensively throughout the country providing lectures, in-office consultations,…
81 Angie Stone and Doug Perry return to the podcast with NEW STUFF!
Jul 9, 2017 • 84 min
Ep. 81 Catching up with Angie Stone and Doug Perry! Happy 4th of July everyone! We Love Leslie We plan an intervention for Andrew and his friendship insecurities In the interview, Michelle uses the word Proclivity Interviews start at minute…
80 Free Dental CE you ask?
Jul 3, 2017 • 65 min
Sarah Thiel, RDH with CE Zoom This episode has a HUGE Announcement! HUGE WE SAY! In addition to talking to one of our favorite people, Sarah Thiel, we talk about giving out FREE CE for the podcast and what kind of things count for CE! A Tale of Two…
79 The “almost” interview episode
Jun 25, 2017 • 37 min
Welp, we did it again. Royally screwed up with things. The SD card holding the interview got shattered so we have ZERO interviews from ADHA. BUUUUUT since we have the other parts of this episode recorded, we decided to release it anyway. We will have…
78 Mary Jensen, RDH
Jun 18, 2017 • 33 min
We love Mary! It was great to see her win her award at ADHA’s Annual Conference this year. There isnt a more deserving person to win the Philips Sonicare,Pennwell Heart to Hands Award than Mary! Special thanks to Momgienist Podcast Co-host Jasmin…
77 Dr. Sully Sullivan, the Millennial Dentist!
Jun 10, 2017 • 79 min
Hey this episode is awesome! We had Dr Sullivan from The Millennial Dentist Podcast Dr. Sullivan is from Brentwood Tennessee and he is an awesome dentist. We appreciate his taking time to talk to us about his views on current communication…
76 Cassandra! Dental Care with Transgender Patients
Jun 2, 2017 • 98 min
DISCLAIMER: Please note that Michelle and Andrew are amateurs and this information is new to the both of them. There are plenty of missteps throughout this interview. We hope that this can be a learning session for everyone, and that we can all…
75 “Do you think this baby looks like me?”
May 27, 2017 • 99 min
Disclaimer - This is less about dental hygiene and more about real life so if you are into the podcast because you are such a dental nerd, this one might be a harder listen! IF you are into the podcast because you like to listen to people talk on…
74 Educator Roundtable
May 21, 2017 • 92 min
Student Acceptance Protocol, Board Exams, and Calibration, oh my! Enjoy this faculty roundtable from Chicago Midwinter 2017! We will work on doing more of these as time goes on so let us know if you are faculty and want to join! Give us suggestions…
73 Listener Feedback and Podcast Updates!
May 12, 2017 • 57 min
In this episode we are sans interview. Michelle and Andrew talk about some of the emails, pms, and reviews they have gotten recently. They also talk about what direction the podcast is going to go in! Michelle and Andrew are starting a Dental Podcast…
72 Dr. Jim Hyland and Oravital!
May 6, 2017 • 77 min
Dr. Jim Hyland from Toronto, Canada. Still practicing dentistry. Where does the bad breath originate? We talk salivary testing, antibiotic and antimicrobial mouthwashes, and perio protocol implementation. How is salivary testing done? Is there a…
71 Kara, RDH!
Apr 27, 2017 • 85 min
This episode explores the origin story of Kara Vavrosky who some might know as Kara, RDH! You can hear it in her voice that she loves this profession and does everything she can to uplift the more than 140,000 dental professionals that follow her on…
70 Cherie Le Penske and Mouth-Mate!
Apr 21, 2017 • 33 min
Cherie Le Penske - CEO Armor Dental Mouth-Mate Mission – get patients to understand their biofilm better. Health starts in your mouth Ortho, OS, Perio Specialist etc Making the patient “goodie bag” useful and helpful Distributers-…
69 Dr. Tony Stefanou DMD
Apr 13, 2017 • 73 min
Dr. Stefanou, DMD is a man with connections. He has worked hard throughout his thirty years in the dental industry to build relationships with over 270 manufacturers and their sales teams. He understands the psychology of dental sales and of dental…
68 Evidence Based Research with Julie Frantsve-Hawley, RDH!
Apr 7, 2017 • 69 min
While Julie began her career in dentistry as an assistant then hygienist, she took an interesting path through science and research to end up where she is now. Dentistry is late to the party once again – find out how! We live in an evidence…
67 Emily Boge RDH, MPA
Mar 31, 2017 • 59 min
Emily Boge, RDH, MPA Emily and her family are from Iowa and live an atypical life. While her husband’s family owns and operates a farm, Emily found her passion as an inventor and in dental hygiene. A highly educated professional, she is able…
66 Dr. Chris Salierno!
Mar 24, 2017 • 83 min
Dr. Chris Salierno - Thanks for the great conversation! Chris begins this podcast talking about the pros and cons of lecturing hung over – not from personal experience!! Shout out to Dr. Scott Froum Chris lectures to hygienists pretty regularly. He…
65 The Oral Systemic Connection with Dr. Bradley Bale and Dr. Tom Larkin, DDS
Mar 16, 2017 • 90 min
GET YOUR PAPER AND PENS AND TAKE NOTES!! Dr. Bradley Bale and Dr. Tom Larkin AAOSH – American Academy For Oral Systemic Health Total Health, Complete Health, the Oral Systemic Connection – Learning your lexicon! Bale-Doneen Method Bringing…
64 Dr. Grant Ritchey and Dr. Jason Luchtefeld from the Prism Podcast
Mar 9, 2017 • 63 min
Dr. Grant Ritchey and Dr. Jason Luchtefeld from the Prism Podcast Drs Ritchey and Luchtefeld talk how the Prism Podcast came to be. They help us figure out how to critically think. They are all around good doctors and good people. Give this…
63 Amber Riley, RDH Talks Forensic Dentistry!
Mar 3, 2017 • 73 min
Amber begins the podcast telling about Mary, her inspiration for becoming a dental hygienist. She goes on to discuss her background as a candy-striper and medical exposure. Due to her observance of the individuals in the nursing field, she determined…
62 Bilal Saib, The Passionate Dentist Pt 2
Feb 26, 2017 • 51 min
Part two of our amazing conversation with the Passionate Dentist, Bilal Saib! This episode is amazing but we recorded it a while ago and I forgot all of my notes back at home instead of bringing them traveling with me to Chicago so I am really sorry…
61 Dr Bilal Saib from The Passionate Dentist Podcast! Pt 1
Feb 17, 2017 • 70 min
Dr Bilal Saib of Chapel Hill, NC joins us at #VoD17 (Voices of Dentistry)! Dr B is host to the popular dental podcast The Passionate Dentist, give it a listen! We talk podcasting, implants, prosths, and more! A great question here was discussed - What…
60 Voices Of Dentistry Live Episode!!
Feb 8, 2017 • 74 min
This episode is the first ever “live event” recording with Michelle and Andrew presenting on stage together. Andrew just about gives Michelle hives by changing the presenting 12 hours before they went on. Our audience was mostly doctors and we share…
59 Amber Talks Front Office Expectations!
Feb 2, 2017 • 59 min
Andrew and Amber work together in an office in Vancouver, Washington. Amber opens up about what the ideal hygienist is, how they function, and what type of schedules they should run. Where would you rank? Would Amber hire you or fire you? Michelle and…
58 Michelle, Cyndee, and Carrie!
Jan 21, 2017 • 92 min
Ep 58 is an all girls slumber party with Michelle, Cyndee Johnson and Carrie Ibbetson fueled by Mood Swings Wine. Listen this week as these three ladies learn more about the amazing wines from . They tackle a few articles that…
57 Michelle Audio Blogs Her Mission Trip!
Jan 14, 2017 • 91 min
Explicit Language FYI (only a couple though!) Andrew lies to Michelle right at the beginning… and it takes her forever to catch on. www.VoicesofDentistry.com January 27th and 28th COME SEE US! We talk about ADHA Jacksonville and renting a houseboat…
56 - A New Year’s Episode
Jan 7, 2017 • 34 min
2016 A Year in Review
55 Dr. Uche Odiatu Helps Us Bring in the New Year!
Jan 1, 2017 • 86 min
We kick off this year with the LEGENDARY Dr. Uche Odiatu! We discuss with him how to bring in the New Year with setting goals for healthy living. Dr. Uche brings up a great point right at the beginning… What will you be thinking about on your…
54 Ben Hilger Paves Your Way To Legal Freedom!
Dec 24, 2016 • 61 min
Ben Hilger – Bad Things Happen to Good People Ben helps us find out where to find our legal rights! How would you like to pay a small flat fee (like about 20 bucks a month!) and have a lawyer at your fingertips, IN YOUR STATE, to help you fight the…
53 Patti DiGangi, RDH!!
Dec 17, 2016 • 83 min
We know these show-notes are lengthy… but you gotta read them people!! This is a great episode! Patti DiGangi, RDH, BS is a vision-driven still practicing clinician that brings experience and news-participants-can-use the next day. Her works centers…
52 The Best Kept Secret in Dental Hygiene with Tracy Butler, RDH!
Dec 8, 2016 • 68 min
Wanna know how you can tell we love you? Because we brought you this episode! This is going to blow… your…. MIND! We are talking soft and hard tissue REGENERATION folks! Remember how your teacher said it cant be done? Tracy has 750 studies on over…
51 Karen Siebert, RDH!!
Dec 1, 2016 • 70 min
What a great episode this was with Karen! Karen is an absolute delight to listen to. She has a passion for this profession and a lot of helpful knowledge to share. We are lucky to call her a dear friend of the show! Karen wears many hats and the one…
50 Melissa Scott, RDH and Nicole Phillips, RDH and Young Dental!
Nov 25, 2016 • 80 min
EPISODE FIFTY!!!!!!!!!! We cannot believe we have made FIFTY of these things! It’s insane! Thanks everyone for your support and your love. Looking forward to the next fifty! Please go rate and review us on iTunes SUPER IMPORTANT! To celebrate…
49 with Shavonne Healy, RDH and Jasmin Haley, RDH
Nov 17, 2016 • 74 min
This episode barely grazed the surface of what these two amazing hygienists have to offer the world! Read below to learn more about them, or, better yet, just listen to the episode! We also have it on special authority that there is even more coming…
48 Katie Melko, RDH!
Nov 10, 2016 • 82 min
This is a must-listen-to episode with Katie Melko! Katie is a recently installed President of ADHA Connecticut. She tells us about her non-profit she started, the struggles that were involved, and some lessons learned. She also talks about working for…
47 Claire Jeong, RDH - Founder and CEO of StudentRDH Board Review Course!
Nov 3, 2016 • 76 min
Claire Jeong, MS, RDH, Founder and CEO Claire is an entrepreneur who is striving to promote educational efficacy. She is a graduate of MCPHS University, Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene and is licensed in the United States and Canada. Claire also has…
46 Mark Hartley, Editor of RDH Magazine and more!
Oct 25, 2016 • 82 min
A Tale of Two Hygienists welcomes Mark Hartley to the podcast! In this episode we begin by learning the diagnosis of Michelle’s flesh eating disease! We also talk about the American Association of Dental Boards, the idea of a Professional Compact vs…
45 Dr. Uche Odiatu - Whole Body Health Pt 1
Oct 20, 2016 • 63 min
Dr. Uche Odiatu is a dentist and health coach. He loves dentistry and loves dental hygienists. This is the first of many episodes with Dr Odiatu featuring his 7 Pillars of Health. Please enjoy this episode and reach out to Dr. Odiatu if you have any…
44 Debbie Z takes on Cancer!
Oct 15, 2016 • 66 min
This episode features Debbie Zafiropoulos AKA Debbie Z! Andrew and Michelle met up with Debbie at RDH Under One Roof and talk about Debbie’s main passion, The National Cancer Network. Debbie has some great tips for us hygienists to look for while…
43 Linda Miller and Christie Bailey from PDT!
Oct 4, 2016 • 82 min
Instrumentation and Implant Maintenance
42. Elijah Desmond and Smiles At Sea!!
Sep 29, 2016 • 72 min
In this episode Andrew and Michelle record FROM THE BOAT! Dental Hygienist and serious serial entrepreneur Elijah Desmond invites A Tale of Two Hygienists to join him on his CE cruise SMILE AT SEA. Elijah has many different opportunities for…
41 Uganda Mission Trip Finale!
Sep 20, 2016 • 48 min
This is the wrap up with dental hygienists Michelle Strange and Daniel Lopez! Here are a few links for the episode: and for the ce —->
40 Uganda Dental Mission Part 2!
Sep 11, 2016 • 52 min
Sit back and enjoy part 2 of Dental Hygienists Michelle Strange and Daniel Lopez as they talk more about what its like to do dentistry in Uganda. And our giveaway from AndyRDH will be from this site here!! Thanks everyone and we love you!!!
39 UGANDA DENTAL MISSION!!! Pt 1
Aug 29, 2016 • 68 min
This is the first part of the story of hygienists Michelle Strange and Daniel Lopez as they took a trip to Uganda for a dental mission trip. While we only cover the preparation part of the trip, it is interesting to see how much preparation it takes…
Sandra Holifield Battles Flossing “Controversy”!!!
Aug 5, 2016 • 10 min
This is for you, Sandy!
37 Much Ado… part 3
Jul 25, 2016 • 63 min
In this episode Michelle and Andrew discuss more listener feedback and questions. Andrew introduces a possible new segment for himself with the working title “From The Web” - where Andrew finds odd things related to dentistry on the web We also…
36 Carrie Ibbetson and Michelle Strange!
Jul 18, 2016 • 72 min
In this episode Michelle is interviewed by Carrie Ibbetson on her podcast Healthy Mouth Healthy Life Podcast! Special thanks to Carrie for giving us her .mp3 file!! Carrie is a dear friend of ours and we appreciate her highlighting Michelle, Tepe, and…
35 Michelle Edits Her First Podcast!
Jul 13, 2016 • 60 min
THE LAST QUESTION AND ANSWER IS FINALLY REVEALED! If you want to win FREE tuition for SMILES AT SEA in September, write down the 4th answer and submit it to us by July 16th to be entered into the drawing! Other stuff happened too… but youll…
34 Much Ado About Nothing pt 2
Jul 8, 2016 • 37 min
Part THREE of the FREE TUITION for SMILES AT SEA is ON THIS EPISODE! In this episode we address some comments and questions from listeners (Shout out to Carla!). Andrew is at Podcast Movement, a podcast conference in Chicago, because he is super cool….
33 Daniel Lopez, RDH!
Jul 4, 2016 • 61 min
Stay tuned after the end music to find out what Michelle’s real name is! WARNING - Michelle says some no-no words! Also, Tune in for episode 34 for CLUE NUMBER 3 to WIN FREE TUITION FOR SMILES AT SEA! Michelle looks ridiculous and does not bring…
32 Much Ado About Nothing Pt 1
Jun 29, 2016 • 44 min
In this episode we discuss: Andrew quits drinking energy drinks… and it shows in his performance Michelle is in Vegas at the Western Society of Periodontology he meets hygienists from her favorite state (Washington.. suck it South Carolina!)…
31 with ADHA Leadership!
Jun 27, 2016 • 56 min
This episode was a very special one. While at ADHA CLL2016 in Pittsburgh, Andrew had the opportunity to interview the current and future leadership of ADHA. First and foremost, a special thanks to District 7 Trustee Matt Crespin for his help…
30 Michelle Goes to Boston
Jun 20, 2016 • 53 min
Stuff and Things - Its late and im tired and I lost my edits half way through the first time and i got mad at the computer and software so I put it off until later but now its later and I dont want to do it anymore so Ill add stuff later but just…
29 Michele LaBasi Mini Episode!
Jun 13, 2016 • 19 min
Andrew and Michele discuss Humanitarian Trips, Career Fusion, Toastmasters International and much much more. Michele will join us again at RDH Under One Roof!
28 Andrew and Michelle Do ADHA
Jun 13, 2016 • 24 min
In this episode we do a TON of shout outs.. Among them are our new friends Ashley, Michele, Missy, Rachel, implied shout out to Edie even though we didnt say her name. Also a shout out to our future sponsors of the show and current sponsor Andrew…
27 How to Pass the Dental Hygiene Board Exam
Jun 6, 2016 • 58 min
In this episode we talk about Andrew’s experience and advice as a dental hygiene board examiner. If you have more questions about this episode, feel free to send us a facebook message and we can add it to a future show. Dont forget to like the…
26 Andre Shirdan and The C.R.E.W. Process
May 30, 2016 • 61 min
In this amazing episode we welcome Andre Shirdan! Andre has a background in retail and has used his training and experience to create processes and workflows for hygienists to be more effective! You can learn more about his background here We…
25 Dr. Kim Daxon Loves Hygienists and the Dawson Academy!
May 23, 2016 • 41 min
In this episode we have the elusive and rare DENTIST as a guest! Dr. Kim Daxon representing the Dawson Academy and talks with Michelle about occlusion disorders, night guards, the importance of accurate and regular charting and more! Dr. Daxon “gets…
24 Myofunctional Therapy with Joy Moeller, RDH!
May 15, 2016 • 60 min
Michelle and Joy sit down to discuss all things myofunctional therapy. You couldnt find a more qualified person to discuss dental hygiene than someone from Flossmoor, Illinois! In this episode, Joy shares a moving, personal experience that…
Oreillys Auto Parts Mixdown 1
May 11, 2016 • 28 min
Michelle and Andrew present this bonus episode about podcasts they enjoy. You will be able to find some good dental podcast ideas or podcasts in general to listen to while you are driving, working out, cleaning, walking the dog, etc. Enjoy the podcast…
23 ICE CHIPS GRANNIES!!!!!!
May 9, 2016 • 42 min
Michelle and Andrew visit on-location with “The Grannies” from the popular dental-friendly Ice Chips Candy! Granny Bev and Granny Charlotte welcomed us to their new headquarters in Tumwater, Washington for an interview and a tour! We also got a bunch…
22 “The Great Perio Debate”
May 2, 2016 • 39 min
In this episode: Andrew and Michelle argue about whats perio and whats not Andrew is racist and sexist in the first 3 minutes of the show! Shout out to listeners Kelly and Alex from Washington State! We discuss the new perio code for “Scaling in the…
21 Susan Wingrove, RDH!
Apr 20, 2016 • 45 min
Wow. Just. Wow! It was our pleasure to be able to interview the great Susan Wingrove. This episode has it all, well almost. If you want it all, attend one of her seminars (search on or ) We talk Susan’s background. How she…
BONUS EPISODE! How to get started in Public Speaking
Apr 17, 2016 • 18 min
Michelle and Andrew answer a question from a listener about their start in public speaking. Please enjoy the episode and write us more questions to answer for you! Thank you listeners, we love you and your engagement with the podcast! Like the…
20 Cyndee Johnson, RDH!
Apr 13, 2016 • 58 min
Michelle and Andrew are back together in person in WASHINGTON STATE!! We talk about our tour of the Ice Chips factory and the dangers that are found lurking around every corner in Tacoma, WA. For the interview, we interviewed Cyndee Johnson,…
19 Daniel Lopez and Linda Douglas visit the podcast!
Apr 5, 2016 • 62 min
This episode starts with Andrew and Michelle stupidly walking on the racial tightrope and just managing not to offend (we hope). We talk about Townie Meeting and how great it is. The interview is with Linda Douglas, RDH from Toronto, Canada and Daniel…
18 Cindy Kleiman, RDH!
Mar 27, 2016 • 73 min
Ill fill in stuff here for sure…
17 Eileen Morrissey, RDH!
Mar 21, 2016 • 47 min
A Dental Hygienist’s Return to Clinical Dentistry
16 Noel Kelsch, RDH
Mar 14, 2016 • 52 min
Sometimes “Controversial” Approaches to Patient Care!
15 Debora Carrier, RDH!
Mar 7, 2016 • 55 min
A discussion on Twice as Nice Uniforms!
14 Sarah Thiel, RDH and CE Zoom!
Feb 29, 2016 • 66 min
Dental Hygienist Turned Innovator
13 Student Roundtable! Part 1
Feb 24, 2016 • 54 min
Dental Hygiene Hell - Relived!
12 with Yva Khalil!
Feb 15, 2016 • 63 min
Canadian Dental Hygienists Well Represented!
11 Daniel Hulbert!
Feb 7, 2016 • 105 min
A Non-Dental, Non-Professional Look at Dental Hygiene!
10 “Move over, Chlorhexidine!” with Kristin GoodFellow, RDH
Feb 1, 2016 • 52 min
Dental Alternatives To Mainstream Pharmacological Choices
9 Getting Honest with Kristine Hodsdon, RDH MSEC
Jan 25, 2016 • 76 min
A Dental Influencer and Inspiration!
8 Michelle Goes to Nicaragua!
Jan 18, 2016 • 89 min
Ep 8 Michelle goes on a dental mission trip to Nicaragua. While there she interviews fellow volunteers and compiled an amazing experience into one episode. If you have more questions for Michelle about her trip, please contact her through our Facebook…
7 Guygienist Roundtable!
Jan 11, 2016 • 57 min
Dental Hygiene - Guygienist Style!
6 With Sandy Lee
Jan 3, 2016 • 66 min
We get lighthearted with Sandy Lee, RDH! We talk first of Sandy’s facebook page she started that has almost 5000 members - Lighthearted RDH . Its a closed page but request to be added and her or one of the admins will work with you to get that…
5 Angie Stone RDH, BS - Hylife LLC
Dec 20, 2015 • 59 min
Author of “Dying From Dirty Teeth”
4 A Pediatric Roundtable!
Dec 14, 2015 • 59 min
Inside the pediatric dental office!
3 Resume and Job Search with Doug Perry
Dec 7, 2015 • 77 min
This episode has it all. Excellent resume and job search tips from our friend Doug Perry. Learn more at . We also discuss “The Upstate South Carolina” facebook posts, An update on the podcast, roosters wearing socks, and a rant on terrible managers….
2 Trisha O’Hehir
Nov 22, 2015 • 64 min
Founder of O’Hehir University!
1 A Tale of Two Hygienists with Michelle and Andrew
Nov 22, 2015 • 58 min
Episode 1 - RDH Introductions Please!