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Patti DiGangi

Patti DiGangi is CEO of DentalCodeology an educational training company offering hands-on workshops, educational training, and online education. As a longtime clinician and CE speaker, she believes in setting high goals. Patti believes we can have a caries-free world, cure, not just manage periodontal disease and most importantly no oral cancer! As the author of 7 books on coding, Patti leads an active group shaping the future. In fact, the American Dental Association recognized her expertise by inviting her to write a chapter in its CDT 2017 Companion book and again for CDT 2018 Companion. Patti holds publishing and speaking licenses with ADA for Current Dental Terminology©2019. Patti has published 30+ articles annually and presents 50-70 programs annually. Patti has received numerous awards and recognitions Dentistry Today’s Leaders in CE 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, Sunstar Award of Distinction 2014, Sonicare Mentor of Distinction 2013, and the Illinois Dental Hygienists Association RDH of the Year 2000.

Choices: The Road Not Taken

Many of us have heard the poem "The Road Not Taken" by Robert Frost. Though this poem paints a beautiful picture of choices and roads to follow, in my experience, as for many entrepreneurs...

The Power of Asking

I can’t believe I got a D in geometry - I hate math! Dental hygiene doesn’t seem to have much math involved - that's for me. Amazing how my journey as a woman in...