Dental Practice Solutions

Optimize your dental hygiene department by taking an integrated, team approach

  • Do you feel like you are working hard and your production is not increasing?
  • Do you feel like your hygiene department is under performing?
  • Is your hygiene department producing 25-30% of your total production?
  • Are hygienists in your office treating bloody prophys?
  • Does your hygiene department help enroll implant cases and high-end treatment?
  • Do you have one or more holes in your schedule daily?

I am so happy that you are here because we have answers and solutions to your challenges.

Dental Practice Solutions - Debbie Bittke

RETIREMENT DONE RIGHT: YOUR RETIREMENT PLAN

By: Dr. David Black, DDS, FICD, FACD

May 30, 2019

  I retired from private practice four years ago.  I had a successful 40+ year run doing general restorative and cosmetic dentistry.  The dental practice had dentist-associates, while I worked as a solo practitioner. In the end, a couple of young entrepreneurs, new grad dentists, bought my dental practice and I worked as an associate Read More

Overcoming Overwhelm In The Dental Office

By: Debbie Seidel-Bittke, RDH, BS

May 21, 2019

Do you feel like you have too much to do and so little time to do it? If you said YES, to this question, you are not alone. I am hearing dental professionals around the world say they feel overwhelmed and they say they can’t complete it all! I decided to attack this complaint head-on. Read More

Fluoride: What to Use and When!

By: Debbie Seidel-Bittke, RDH, BS

May 14, 2019

Last week I wrote about the “F” word. Yes, I decided to give this word a negative connotation because so many people; dental professionals and the public, are against the use of fluoride. Who are we to tell our patients they can’t use something that we know may reverse a type of disease they have Read More

Caries Risk: Fluoride Risk and Benefits

By: Debbie Seidel-Bittke, RDH, BS

May 7, 2019

 This is about the “F” word. I say the “F” word because there is so much controversy around the use of fluoride. Very few dental materials have created this strong of a controversy. Much of this controversy is about fluoridated water.     This blog will talk about caries risk: Fluoride risk and benefits. Read More

ORAL CANCER AWARNESS SOCIALTHON

By: Debbie Seidel-Bittke, RDH, BS

April 30, 2019

On Friday April 26, 2019, DentalCast Productions hosted the first ever, Oral Cancer Awareness Socialthon. The socialthon reached over 100,000 people through social media and 12,000 people viewed the live event hosted on Facebook. The dollar amount of donations is still coming in. Final dollars are not known but it should break $13,000.     Read More

Oral Cancer Awareness Month

By: Debbie Seidel-Bittke, RDH, BS

April 23, 2019

April is Oral Cancer Awareness month, and this is a perfect time to think about how you can better serve your patients’ oral healthcare needs. Oral cancer screenings by dental professionals will reduce the incidences of oral cancer diagnosed each year. The rise in oral cancer is up, higher than every before. There is no Read More

How Do You Improve Your Game of Dentistry?

By: Debbie Seidel-Bittke, RDH, BS

April 9, 2019

Do you have a favorite sport or hobby? I have always enjoyed playing tennis and in high school I played on the tennis team. If you are like me, then mediocrity is not an option and being “just” average at what you enjoy is a non-negotiable. As a high school student and tennis player, it Read More

Happiness is NOT an Option!

By: Debbie Seidel-Bittke, RDH, BS

March 25, 2019

  Most dental professionals begin their career with a very noble passion to serve others. Doctors, dentists, hygienists, dental assistants, physicians, nurses, etc., want to make a difference in the health care industry and help people live a healthy life. Once you graduate dental school and begin work in the real world as a dentist, Read More