Meet Kriston An Oral Systemic Educator & BaleDoneen Method Advocate

Feb 01, 2020

Today we interview one of our Oral Systemic Educator Certificate Program Instructors, Kriston Reisnour RDH, BSDH, CCSH, CSOM, FAAOSH. She is our cardiology and inflammatory cascade educator, offering her deep knowledge on the subjects to help peak the interest of her colleagues. Today she shares why she is so passionate about oral systemic health and integration, and gives her review of the OSE program from a student perspective.

(yes, many of our instructors at NNHH take our programs as they want to learn from each other!)

An accomplished sought after national speaker, author, and integrated hygiene specialist, Kriston fully believes in the power of building a relationship to motivate and inspire individuals. Her experience as the Dental Program Director for the BaleDoneen Method and having worked with many directors at the Seattle Study Club solidified her passion for coaching and educating healthcare providers on their role in today’s integrated health care system. 

Kriston is a registered dental hygienist with over three decades of experience, a credentialed clinical sleep health educator, certified specialist in orofacial myology, and holds licensure in five states. Her work in a variety of general and specialty practices throughout the United States has afforded Kriston the fortuity to train with leading experts in the dental and medical fields where she gained extensive experience and knowledge of the comprehensive approach to optimal care making her a subject matter expert in the oral systemic connection.

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Learn more about the Oral Systemic Educator Certificate Program for RDHs she talks about HERE

Are you an RDH interested in dental/medical integration and collaboration? Check out our self-paced Certificate Programs that offer AGD/Pace CE. All of our programs are evidence-based and non-sponsored to focus solely on high-quality continuing education you can use immediately in a clinical, non-clinical or hybrid role. Click here now to view Certificate Program options.