Prevention

Spotlight on Robert Fucci, Jr. RDH, BS

Life as an Oral Care Specialist and Educator: Promoting Prevention for Life Working as dental hygienist, Robert Fucci Jr. RDH, BS, does more than just clean teeth. Education truly drives his role. He educates his patients on their oral health, proper oral hygiene, nutritional counseling; and advises on ways to prevent oral cancer, such as smoking cessation. All of his patients receive oral cancer screenings as well information on how to reduce the risk of getting oral infections such as dental caries. Fucci recommends that his patients get a topical fluoride treatment, such as FluoroDose fluoride varnish, during each of their routine dental visits. He works in a pediatric dental office...

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