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Dani Botbyl, RDH - Presenter

Dani Botbyl is a dental hygienist with twenty two years of experience devoted to clinical practice and education. She is recognized national speaker and an expert in the area of ultrasonic instrumentation. As a compliment to instrumentation, she has recently taken an interest in needle-free anesthesia. Currently, a registered dental hygienist in Ontario, Dani is a Clinical Educator for DENTSPLY Canada, the manufacturing pioneer and market leader of ultrasonic technology. Dani lends much of her expertise to incorporating ultrasonics into the curriculums of dental and dental hygiene programs across Canada. She is a facilitator at the Ultrasonic Scaling Teaching Institute, a five day ultrasonic certification course held in the northeastern United States and has served as a faculty member at Niagara College of Applied Arts and Technology in Welland, Ontario for more than a decade. Commitment to her profession is shown at the local, provincial and national levels. At present she is the Editor-in-Chief of Preventive Dentistry Canada and is proud to serve as a member of a Curriculum Advisory Committee for dental hygiene. Dani has held positions with the College of Dental Hygienists of Ontario as a Clinical Evaluator and a Quality Assurance Assessor and served on the Board of Directors for the Ontario Dental Hygienists Association. She lives in the Niagara Region of Ontario with her wonderful husband of twenty years – Scott and her two beautiful children - son Devon and daughter Elise.


Dani Botbyl, RDH - Presenter instructs the following:
  • Assessing Anesthetic Options
  • Above date is for system purposes only. These webinars are available to view at any time.
    You will receive the video link and password in your receipt after purchase.

    Online course cost: $49.99
    CE Hours: 3

    To deliver optimal client care, pain management is an essential component of periodontal therapy procedures. Supported by science, this course will provide the dental professional with the information necessary to make an anesthetic choice based on each patient’s needs.

    This course will include information on a new, non-injectable local anesthetic for scaling.


  • Achieving Clinical Confidence with Ultrasonics & Airpolishing
  • Above date is for system purposes only. These webinars are available to view at any time.
    You will receive the video link and password in your receipt after purchase.

    Online course cost: $99.50
    CE Hours: 6

    Be able to provide maximum effectiveness and patient comfort with the ergonomic advantages of ultrasonic use. Ensure safe and thorough, comprehensive care for your client.



  • To Polish or Not To Polish? That is the Question!!
  • Above date is for system purposes only. These webinars are available to view at any time.
    You will receive the video link and password in your receipt after purchase.
     
    Online course cost: $66.50
    CE Hours: 4

    What’s new in coronal polishing? Lots!

    This course will take an up- close and personal look at how the philosophy of selective polishing is changing. Participants will examine rubber cup and air polishing, gaining insight into the most up-to-date equipment and polishing agents available. Positive and adverse affects on teeth, soft tissue and restorations will be discussed. Clinical technique will be addressed with a focus on ergonomics, enhancing effectiveness and safety and reducing mess.

    Course Objectives:

    Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

    State the principles of selective polish.
    Compare current polishing methods: rubber cup versus airpolishing giving consideration to natural tooth and man-made restorative structures.
    Compare safety and efficacy of current polishing pastes and agents.
    Recognize the ergonomic benefits of current polishing armamentarium.
    List a variety of coronal polishing ‘technique pearls’ which help to increase speed, decrease mess and preserve tooth structure.
     
    Here is what your colleagues are saying about the on-site course:

    "Very Informative! I feel more comfortable about polishing now. Thank you."

    Anita N., RDH

    "Excellent presenter, very informative. Engaging and effective ways of presenting."

    Lynne B., RDH

    "Awesome course! Very Informative!"

    Elizabeth R., RDH

    "Lots of new info - great course, great presenter!"

    Alyssa E., RDH

    "Very informative course - loved the info on polishing for biofilm removal and info on air polishing."

    Jen Z., RDH

    "Really enjoyed course today! Very informative, much more than I had originally thought."

    Sarah H., RDH

    "Learned a lot of valuable info. A lot of useful tips and advice to implement in my practice.. Glad I took this course!"

    Lisa A., RDH


  • Improving Your Ultrasonic Techniques for Better Clinical Outcomes
  • Above date is for system purposes only. These webinars are available to view at any time.

    You will receive the video link and password in your receipt after purchase.
     
    Online Course Cost:
     
    Non-CDHA Member $20.00
     
    CDHA Member $17.00
     
     CE Hours: .5
     
    Improving Your Ultrasonic Technique for Better Clinical Outcomes - Dani Botbyl, RDH
     
     Active tip contact, tip orientation, channeling and power setting management is presented along with a hands-on demonstration.

  • Improving the Effectiveness of Oraqix Anesthesia for Non-Surgical Periodontal Therapy
  • Above date is for system purposes only. These webinars are available to view at any time.

    You will receive the video link and password in your receipt after purchase.


    Online Course Cost:


    Non-CDHA Member $20.00

     

    CDHA Member $17.00

     

    CE Hours: .75


    Improving the Effectiveness of Oraqix Anesthesia for Non-Surgical Periodontal Therapy - Dani Botbyl, RDH

    The neurophysiology of pain, categories and types of local anesthetics are reviewed and Oraqix is demonstrated.

  • Ultrasonic Debridement: Positioning Yourself for Success
  • Above date is for system purposes only. These webinars are available to view at any time.
     
    You will receive the video link and password in your receipt after purchase.
     
    Online Course Cost:
     
    Non-CDHA Members $20.00
     
    CDHA Members $17.00
     
    CE Hours: .75
     
    Ultrasonic Debridement: Positioning Yourself for Success - Dani Botbyl, RDH and Marilyn Goulding, RDH BSc MOS
     
    Ideal positioning is critical for maximizing access of subgingival biofilm and calculus, clinician ergonomics and the reduction of aerosols/water management. With the use of clinical videos, this session will demonstrate positioning of client, operator, finger rest/fulcrum and high-volume evacuation device using piezoelectric and magnetostrictive technology.