The Intentional Hygiene Exam

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Date: September 5, 2024
Time: 8 – 9 pm ET
Speakers: Michael Rogers DDS & David Gordon DDS

Is your hygiene program an interruption to your day?  Or is it a pillar that sustains your practice relationships?  A well-executed hygiene exam can significantly affect a patient’s perception, rapport, treatment acceptance, and ultimately health.   This crucial step can reduce some of the daily stress of practice and improve the overall experience for the patient, hygienist and yourself.  Six simple steps can shift what can be an interruption of your day to a concise and complete reward when planned.

Learning Objectives:
·       Skills to quickly focus and be present for the patient.
·      How to collaborate between the hygienist and the patient to improve communication and lead to better health.
·        How to implement a system of six simple steps for meaningful time in a hygiene exam from beginning to end.


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Faculty: Michael Rogers DDS & David Gordon DDS

Venue: Online

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