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A Tale of Two Hygienists Podcast

Feb 19, 2021

This week on A Tale of Two Hygienists TIPisode we are joined by Susan Wingrove, RDH to talk about the importance of biofilm management, and salivary testing in our appointments. In this TIPisode Susan highlights some of the patient benefits of using MI Paste and MI Paste Plus!
Episode Highlights
  • Ideal Patients for pH Testing
  • MI Paste Study
  • Re-Care Appointments
"As dental hygienists we need to look at oral plaque and pH differently."
"Consider adopting the biofilm term for dental plaque and look at oral biofilm differently."
“Eliminate biofilm and remove the calculus with equal focus."
"A healthy saliva will have a pH of 6.8-7.8 level."
"Patients should apply MI Paste, or MI Paste twice daily."
"Studies show that these bioactive innovative products will work at their optimal level if the patient is in an oral pH balance when they are applied."
"It is a vital time to protect our patients teeth with these types of products."
MI Paste/MI Paste Plus
MI Paste One 
MI Varnish
Glass Ionomer Sealants