The Half Million Dollar Hygienist

with Stephanie Lodding RDH

If you are a regular listener to the Thriving Dentist Show you know that Gary feels strongly that your hygiene depart is a critical component of a thriving practice.




Running Time: 55:08 minutes

In this show Gary interviews his friend Stephanie Lodding on the keys to a successful hygiene department. In this interview Gary and Stephanie discuss; Why Stephanie is known as the half million dollar hygienist, how she was able to grow one of the most productive hygiene departments in the country with a total focus on quality care, the role of the oral/systemic link in hygiene today, the technology that is important in a hygiene department today, why it’s important to be a member of the American Academy for Oral Systemic Health (AAOSH), the upcoming 2016 AAOSH conference and other resources that Stephanie is interested in today. Stephanie is an amazing resource and you will love her passion for dentistry!

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