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Sierra Palmer, RDH, BSDH

Sierra Palmer, RDH, BSDH
Sierra Palmer, RDH, BSDH, graduated from Oregon Institute of Technology in March 2014, immediately enrolling in OIT’s Bachelor Completion program. Sierra obtained her Bachelor’s degree in March 2015. Currently, she is enrolled in Idaho State University’s Master of Science in Dental Hygiene program with an emphasis on dental hygiene education. She has a passion for learning and a desire to spread her knowledge of the dental hygiene profession to others. Sierra has worked full time since 2015 in private practice near her hometown. Recently, she has cut back to part-time so her and husband can enjoy their newest little addition to their family as well as to focus on completing her thesis.

5 Things You Did Not Learn in Hygiene School

Congratulations! You have finally graduated from hygiene school (that you thought would never end), you have passed all of your boards, and have landed your first job in private practice. Before you begin to feel too overwhelmed, here are some things I wish I knew after hygiene school. Not All Patients Will Be Nice In hygiene school, patients knew that...