How to Make the Most Out of Your Dental Hygiene Appointment Using Guided Biofilm Therapy

This course will help to provide a comprehensive approach to making the most out of your dental hygiene appointment.

Date: April 11, 2023 | 7:00 PM CST/8:00 PM EST
 1 Hour
Credits: 1

Is your hygiene department demotivated? Have you ever thought that there may be a better way to partner with your dental hygienist to increase production with ethics and integrity? This course will help to provide a comprehensive approach to making the most out of your dental hygiene appointment. This course will discuss utilizing strategies to improve your relationship with your hygiene department while discussing the importance of aligning your practice philosophies.    

Sarah discusses the disconnect between dentistry and medicine as she helps to align the important touchpoints of the Dental Hygiene appointment. She will discuss the value of confident hygienists and the importance of autonomy to discuss caries management, periodontal protocols, and appropriate re-care frequencies while educating the dental team and collaborating with specialists to personalize patient care.

At the conclusion of this course attendees will be able to:

  • Realize the importance of their dental hygienist in caries management and periodontal protocols
  • Reflect on their current value system and relationship with their hygiene department
  • Remove barriers to change in the way in which hygienists provide patient care by reorganizing the structure of the Dental hygiene appointment and verbiage we use with our patients.
  • Elevate the hygiene department by empowering the dental hygienist to practice at the top of their scope

Presented by

Sarah Crow

Sarah Crow, RDH
Sarah Crow started in the dental industry in 2004.  She has earned numerous awards throughout her education and career as a dental hygienist. To name a few, in 2018 Sarah was named “Component Hygienist of the Year” by her colleagues and was most recently voted the 2021 “Massachusetts Dental Society Hygienist of the Year.”  

Sarah currently serves as the Immediate Past-President, for ADHA Massachusetts, and is the co-founder of MDHA’s Mentor Liaison Team.  She is a Senior Executive Consultant for Cellerant Consulting Group and a National Trainer in the field of Guided Biofilm Therapy for EMS Dental where she presents educational content virtually and in-person, to hygienists across the country. 

Sarah enjoys working chairside with patients one on one where she is given the opportunity to exhibit her passion for helping others to improve their oral and overall health. 

Moderator: Brian Rosebrook
Dental Economics

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Course Includes

  • 1 Lesson
  • Course Certificate
  • CE credit(s): 1

    Course Type: Live Webinar

    Published Date: April 11, 2023

    This continuing education (CE) activity was developed by Endeavor Business Media with no commercial support.

    This course was written for dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants, from novice to skilled.

    Educational methods: This course is a self-instructional journal and web activity.

    Provider disclosure: Endeavor Business Media neither has a leadership position nor a commercial interest in any products or services discussed or shared in this educational activity. No manufacturer or third party had any input in the development of the course content.

    Requirements for successful completion: To obtain 1 CE credits for this educational activity, you must pay the required fee, review the material, complete the course evaluation, and obtain an exam score of 70% or higher.

    CE planner disclosure: Laura Winfield, Endeavor Business Media dental group CE coordinator, neither has a leadership nor commercial interest with the products or services discussed in this educational activity. Ms. Winfield can be reached at

    Educational disclaimer: Completing a single continuing education course does not provide enough information to result in the participant being an expert in the field related to the course topic. It is a combination of many educational courses and clinical experience that allows the participant to develop skills and expertise.

    Image authenticity statement: The images in this educational activity have not been altered.

    Scientific integrity statement: Information shared in this CE course is developed from clinical research and represents the most current information available from evidence-based dentistry.

    Known benefits and limitations of the data: The information presented in this educational activity is derived from the data and information contained in the reference section.

    Registration: The cost of this CE course is Free for 1 CE credits.

    Cancellation and refund policy: Any participant who is not 100% satisfied with this course can request a full refund by contacting Endeavor Business Media in writing.

    Provider information:

    Dental Board of California: Provider RP5933. Course registration number CA code: 22141. Expires . “This course meets the Dental Board of California’s requirements for 1 units of continuing education.”


    Endeavor Business Media is a nationally approved PACE program provider for FAGD/MAGD credit.
    Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement.
    11/1/2022 to 10/31/2024.
    Provider ID# 320452
    AGD code: 550


    Endeavor Business Media is designated as an approved Provider by the American Academy of Dental Hygiene, Inc. #AADHPNW (January 1, 2022–December 31, 2024). Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial Board of Dentistry. Licensee should maintain this document in the event of an audit. AADH code: AADHEBM-012-3-2023-1


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