Cris Duval, RDH

Cris Duval Consulting
Bend, OR


Presentation Topics

  • Dental Hygiene
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral Systemic Connection

Past Presentations

  • American Academy for Oral and Systemic Health (AAOSH)
  • American Academy of Comprehensive Esthetics (ACE) Annual Symposium
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Conference
  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry Conference

Presentation Information

Leap from the Calculus Rut to the Wellness Track — Moving from Repair to Prepare
Committed to seeing patients return healthy and with no calculus or bleeding? Though most hygienists want to help their patients achieve total-body wellness, many find themselves without enough time in the visit. In this practical, empowering, and actionable course, Cris Duval, RDH, reveals a groundbreaking model for professional transformation. Learn a failsafe set of practices that can uplift your daily interactions with patients. Instead of repairing damage since the last visit, work with patients preparing them for a healthier tomorrow.

Mix and match following components to create your customized presentation:

  • Oral Cancer
  • The Immune System
  • Practice Building
  • Overcoming Patient Objections and Obstacles to Treatment:

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Biographical Information

Patient-health advocate and wellness coach, Cris Duval, RDH, has spent more than four decades chairside. Her contributions to patient-centered dental hygiene have been recognized by such honors as an Award for Significant Contribution to Science and Patient Care from the International Association of Ozone in Healthcare and Dentistry; an Award of Excellence in Public Service from the Oral Cancer Foundation; and a Dental Lifesaver honor from the Oral Cancer Foundation.

Northwest regional coordinator for the Oral Cancer Foundation, Cris is also a founding board member of International Association of Ozone in Healthcare and Dentistry and a Specialty Hygiene Coach and guest speaker for the Richardson Group. A recognized expert on HPV oral cancer screening and RDH career development, she’s published numerous articles in such publications as the Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry, RDH Magazine, AAOSH Connect: The American Academy for Oral Systemic Health Newsletter, and IneedCE.