Nancy Adair BA, DipDH, RDH                                          HYGIENE EXCELLENCE INC.

   "The Working Model"


About Me

Nancy Adair's journey in the field of dentistry/dental hygiene has enabled her to be a valuable resource on the evolution of dentistry/dental hygiene.  Nancy has become a dynamic motivational international speaker, a dental educator, a past CE chairperson, a transition stratgist, a clinical supervisor, a reserach team member on implants, a periodontal hygienist and founder/owner of the CE company Hygiene Excellence Inc.  

The CE company has become well known for SUSTAINABLE science-based practice builders ... 'THE WORKING MODEL!'

ALL CE events combine the elements of science-based theory with 'CLINICAL PRACTICALITY', that is, 'The Working Model'.  The services provided by the CE company HYGIENE EXCELLENCE INC are: presentations, skill development programs and implementation for superior clinical treatment, service and care. 

Nancy graduated from the University of Manitoba with a Diploma in Dental Hygiene and from the University of Winnipeg with a Bachelor of Arts. The skill development program PTM™ addresses the most compelling finding in dentistry today ... the oral-systemic correlation.  The PTM™ is changing the image of dentistry!

Hygiene Excellence Inc has been recognized by the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) for PACE approval in Alberta.  CE credits has been awarded in British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario and Newfoundland.  Nancy has been bestowed the title of 'Thought Leader' by Hu Friedy and Key Opionion Leader (KOL) with Dentsply due to her continual strive for clinical excellence!.  

"There is NO BETTER time to be a dental professional!"   LEARN about Nancy's motto!


Hygiene Excellence Inc. reserves the right to make changes to date/time due to unforeseen circumstances.



Nancy Adair 
Hygiene Excellence Inc. 
Ph.  403-819-2727 


SATURDAY, September 29th, 2018

Time - 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM 

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Current River Community Centre

450 Dewe Ave.


P7A 2G7


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Reach NEW DEPTHS in Periodontal Therapy Workshop


A PERIODONTAL deparmtent  has been referred to as ESSENTIAL ... learn what constitutes a PERIO department and FUNDAMENTAL skills in the workshop. 

Periodonfal disease is the most medically comprising prevalent fluctuating disease and yet the field of PERIODONTICS is the least developed dental discipline!



"I loved the workshop!  You made me proud to be a hygienist. I loved the passion and enthusiasm, your workshop was very worhtwhile!"    Edmonton Senior RDH

"Course was FABULOUS!  Motivating! I do not want Nancy to leave!"  Halifax RDH

"Best presenter I have ever met!!! Great class. Would defintely recommend it!! Awesome material and equipment were available to us."  Fort McMurray DDS



4 hours of science based lectures  +  3.5 hours 'hands on' SKILL DEVELOPMENT 

 Cases - Healthy,  a complex 3 month (SPT) case , Implant + active moderate periodontal case (ledges of simulated calculus).

ALL equipment (ultrasonic unit and inserts, hand instruments, accessory instruments).


Door prizes;  Lunch provided

7.5 CE eligibility   

 *Targert audience: RDH and DDS. Exceptional TEAM BUILDING event!


COST:  RDH'S $325;  DDS $495 (No GST)



  • Leverage the therapeutic services provided by dentistry!
  • Discuss the similarities and differences in instrument set ups between ‘maintenance’ and ‘active therapy’ patients.
  • Execute HANDS ON ‘alternating’ technique ... ultrasonics and hand instruments. 
  • COMPLETE four clinical cases to real life 'timing' of dentistry!
  • Incorporate structure and guidelines in a WORKBOOK to enhance a periodontal approach in:  healthy adult cases, a complex 3 month (SPT), implant case and active periodontal  therapy.        

Hygiene Excellence Inc., 2018




Morning session:        

Lecture – Setting the Stage for NEW Opportunities

Practice probing – 4 probes (standard, 15mm probe, plastic, Naber’s)

Lecture – Ultrasonics are a MUST in Periodontal Therapy

Lecture – Blending Ultrasonics and Hand Instrumentation

Identify, adapt instruments for healthy and ‘SPT maintenance’ adult patients.

Practice - instrumenting with alternating pattern on a 'healthy case' and a complex 3month case (SPT) teeth with light granular calculus.

                                    Case studies and create ‘THE WORKING MODEL’ 


Afternoon session :   

Lecture – SRP is the ‘FOUNDATION’ of Periodontal Therapy!

Lecture – Building a Comprehensive Periodontal Tray SET UP from the EXISTING KIT

Expand inserts

Identify, adapt instruments appropriate for implants and advanced periodontal therapy

PRACTICE - instrumenting using an alternating pattern on an 'implant' case and 'moderate' periodontal case with teeth having ledges of calculus and simulated tissue.  

*ALL clinical work timed, to enable participants to practice what was LEARNT!

                                    Case studies and continue ‘THE WORKING MODEL’  

*Guidelines/protocols included



 Approved PACE Program ProviderFAGD/MAGD Credit Approval does not imply

accepted by a state or provincial board of dentistry AGD endorsement. (10/1/2016) to (9/30/2019) Alberta, Canada 

Hygiene Excellence Inc. reserves the right to make any changes to the date, time, location or cancelation to any course or presentation.


For more information call  1-403-819-2727

REFUND policy  for Reach NEW DEPTH Periodontal Therapy Workshop - if three weeks or more notice is provided to Hygiene Excellence Inc. a 50% refund will be given; if less than three weeks notice  is given no refund is provided. 


**This registering program requires a unique e mail address for each registrant. E mail is the most efficient way to notify you of any course or presentation changes. If you don't have an email address please make one up in an email format for example