Tricia Markise Wonderly, RDH, is a licensed dental hygienist. She has worked in general, periodontal, prosthodontic, and pediatric offices for over 30 years in Illinois, Washington DC, and Ohio. Currently she is coaching with Dental Hygiene Excellence and teaching other hygienists the pearls of the profession as her encore career to clinical hygiene, focusing exclusively on oral-systemic care. When not coaching, Tricia can be found kayaking and wilderness camping in Canada. She currently lives in Springboro, Ohio, and may be reached at [email protected].