Star of the North Meeting

2022 Star of the North: April 28-30, 2022

Future Dates: April 27-29, 2023 and April 25-27, 2024

2022 Seminars

The Star of the North conference offers a wide range of professional development seminars that allow dental professionals to earn CE credits. Click on each seminar below for more information, including pricing.

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Treatment Planning & Case Acceptance:

What is the Hygienists Role?
April 29, 2022
1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Debbie Seidel Bittke, RDH, BS

What can dental hygienists do to be a patient advocate? How can we help our patients OWN their disease? During this course, you will learn to effectively become a patient advocate. You will leave with new insight for your patients to effectively understand their treatment needs so they more easily make wise decisions. You will learn how to create a journey with your dental hygiene patient who wants to schedule and pay for the best care you can offer.

Learning Objectives:
1) Optimized patient centered care: the dental hygienists role.
2) How people make wise decisions.
3) Apply new strategies and treatment protocols to get patients to YES for your care more easily.

Course Number: F2222

Recommended for

  • Dental Hygienists

About the speaker

Debbie Seidel Bittke, RDH, BS

Ms. Seidel-Bittke is founder and CEO of Dental Practice Solutions. She is also a former dental hygiene program director and assistant professor at the University of Southern California.


Fundamental CE Credits 2.5
Elective CE Credits 0
DANB Credits 0
Core CE Credits 0
Core Topic N/A


Dentist Early Bird Fee $35.00
Staff Early Bird Fee $35.00
Dentist Regular Fee $45.00
Staff Regular Fee $45.00