Utilizing Advanced Hygiene Techniques and Ensuring a Productive Hygiene Department: A Win-Win Situation, Andrea Gancarz, RDH

Andrea Gancarz received her Doctor of Education Degree in Leadership in Higher Education from University of Massachusetts Boston and her Master of Education Degree from Cambridge College. Formerly a full-time faculty member at MCPHS/Forsyth School for Dental Hygiene, Dr. Gancarz served as Interim Director of the Department of Hygiene as well as Director of their Online BSDH Degree Completion Program. She served as the director of Education, Training and Development for a large DSO Florida based company while running Dr. Andrea Gancarz Consulting, LLC and is currently Territory Hygiene Director for Aspen Dental Management, Inc.

This course will focus upon discussion of advanced ultrasonic instrumentation utilizing right and left inserts, and incorporation of these techniques and other innovations into everyday hygiene practice. The key performance indicators for ensuring a productive hygiene department will also be discussed in detail.