the Power of Hope, Heart & Hygiene with Gums & Gossip

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Explore the Latest Articles by Hope loyd

Discover our collection of engaging articles that shed light on the softer side of dentistry. From overcoming dental anxiety to the importance of empathy in patient care, each piece is crafted to inform, inspire, and connect with anyone looking to make their dental experience better.


Hope Loyd RDH, BSDH

Hi, I'm Hope Loyd, RDH, BSDH, MAADH, an expert speaker passionate about reducing dental patient fear and increasing retention using hope and heart skills. On my podcast, Gums & Gossip, I feature special guests from diverse backgrounds who share their personal experiences tied to the dental world.

Together, we explore the often-overlooked aspects of dental care, humanizing the industry and promoting compassion and understanding for those struggling with dental anxiety.

Hope Loyd RDH, BSDH

In this article, I discuss the importance of soft skills in dentistry, including empathy, active listening, and clear communication. These skills are crucial in building trust and rapport with patients, as well as promoting collaboration among the dental care team.

As a dental hygienist, I believe in the power of hope and heart skills, like empathy, to improve patient care and enhance staff morale. By prioritizing clear communication, patient education, and a welcoming environment, we can ensure the best possible care for our patients while also fostering a sense of purpose and fulfillment in our work.

IssueWire "Meet Hope E. Loyd: Transforming Dentistry with Heart and Hope"

Hope Loyd RDH, BSDH

Dive into the inspiring journey of Hope E. Loyd, a pioneering Dental Hygienist at Stonebridge Ranch Dentistry and the charismatic voice behind the Gums & Gossip Podcast. Discover how her 27-year career, built on empathy and effective communication, has revolutionized patient care and made her an industry thought leader.

The Gum Goddess Podcaster

Embark on a captivating journey with Hope as she explores personal stories and interviews remarkable guests, shedding light on the compassionate side of dental care in her engaging podcast, Gums & Gossip.

Your Dental Empathy Expert

Discover more about Hope's unique approach to dental care, as she combines her professional expertise with hope and heart skills to transform the patient experience and promote a more compassionate dental industry.

Inspirational Guest Speaking

Learn from Hope's powerful presentations as she shares her insights on overcoming dental fear, fostering patient retention, and promoting a more empathetic and compassionate approach to dentistry through her engaging and informative talks.

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Hope's entertaining and charismatic style encourages audiences to understand her passion beyond the dental chair. Her expertise in soft skills lends itself to successful speaking engagements for your event!

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