[Quick Video Tip] Avoid those frantic 5 minutes

You know what I’m talking about. You work hard for 50 minutes, wrap up scaling and polishing and call for the doctor exam. Those final minutes of the hygiene visit often feel like a game of ‘hurry up and wait’. The stress builds, when you know the next patient is waiting. And if you’re the […]

BIG changes happening in Small Town, Georgia

There is a common question asked from potential coaching clients in general, but a very common question from practices located in Small Town, USA. “Can our office successfully implement a new perio protocol and not lose the confidence and trust that our patients have in us? We live in a small community where we all […]

Effective Doctor Exams

There are so many variables that take place in order to ensure having an EFFECTIVE doctor exam. Every single one of the 60 minutes (if you get a full 60) allotted are valuable. WE ARE OFTEN in a tug-o-war with getting the doctor to the hygiene chair in a timely fashion and then the balance […]

It’s better to burn out than fade away…

It’s no secret there’s a high rate of burn out in the hygiene profession. The good news is it doesn’t have to be a career ender. You don’t have to just fade away and start over in a different industry. There IS a way to get that hygiene mojo back and sometimes recognizing the signs […]