Dental experts are sought out for vital information and advice regarding oral care. On top of being knowledge keepers, however, it is essential they act as educators as well. Many hygienists and dentists know there is no “one size fits all approach” to patient education and therefore must develop a unique methodology. To ensure oral health is taken seriously outside of the office, dentists must consider every patient’s individual needs and learning style.
Simultaneously adapting your communication style and technical knowledge to address a variety of personalities with different oral health concerns can be immensely challenging.
That’s why we wrote this article. Instead of telling you “what” to say, we are going to focus on maximizing your communication skills.
On top of a dental expert, you’ll become a top-notch motivator and health care provider.
So let’s get to work!