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Shelley Brown, MEd, BSDH, RDH

Shelley Brown, MEd, BSDH, RDH, co-runs Hygiene Edge, whose goal is to inspire dental professionals to be their best and promote industry best practices. Their Youtube channel has over 18 million views on their helpful videos. Through Hygiene Edge, she creates videos, blogs, and speaks. Shelley also works as adjunct faculty at the Utah College of Dental Hygiene and owns Homebound Smiles, where she provides care to our elderly population who needs it the most. Shelley is an award recipient of the 2021 Today’s RDH Honor Awards. You can find her at hygieneedge.com.

Hygiene Clinician and Mathematician? Three Local Anesthetic Calculations Explained and Simplified

From the geometry of instrumentation angulations, biofilm index calculations, as well as the mean, median, and modes of research, we can't escape math even in the dental hygiene world. As you know, some of the more challenging math equations are in dental anesthesia. The milligrams versus milliliters and moving the decimal points can be quite the challenge. The three main...