Lynne Slim is an award-winning writer and a nationally recognized key opinion leader in dental hygiene. In addition, she is the periodontal therapy columnist for RDH magazine. Lynne won a Mentor of Distinction award at ADHA’s Annual Session, 2012.
As President of Perio C Dent, Lynne is passionate about coaching dental hygienists and general dentists in creating outstanding diagnosis-driven dental hygiene departments dedicated to providing superior, high quality service to patients.
Lynne coaches conventional dental hygienists in periodontal disease risk assessment and state-of-the-art, non-surgical periodontal therapy, ultrasonic instrumentation, and other advanced hygiene initiatives.
Lynne has been published in Dental Economics, RDH, Access and the Journal of Dental Hygiene on non-surgical periodontal therapy and other topics of interest to the general dentist/auxiliary team, including a new approach to team training for the 21st century. Lynne also applies her expertise in advanced hygiene initiatives as the periodontal therapy columnist for RDH magazine.
Lynne is dedicated to evidence-based dental hygiene and has conducted research and taught research methodology to baccalaureate dental hygiene students in a private dental school. Lynne also won two first place journalism awards and is dedicated to writing about evidence-based dentistry and dental hygiene.
Lynne is also the owner and moderator of a LinkedIn Group called Evidence-based Dental Hygiene: Periotherapist.
Lynne welcomes speaking engagements on the topic of nonsurgical periodontal therapy and evidence-based decision making in dentistry and can be reached at:
Lynne H. Slim
Perio C Dent, Inc
5168 Holly Springs Dr.
Douglasville, GA 30135-4953