(Video) The Women of Penn Dental Family Practice

Tuesday, March 15, 2016
(Video) The Women of Penn Dental Family Practice

This March, in honor of Women’s History Month, we’d like to take some time to recognize the extraordinary women that help to make Penn Dental Family Practice what it is.

Did you know there are 15 women doctors and 15 hygienists at our 3 office locations? Did you know there are 61 women on staff?

Let’s meet some of the women of Penn Dental Family Practice.

Dr. Lee Durst

Dr. Lee Durst is a general dentist at our 40th Street location. Her concentration is in preventive and restorative dentistry. Have you ever thought about what inspired Dr. Durst to go into dentistry? Can you guess what sport she plays competitively? Check out this interview to find out these facts and more.


Otilla Reid

Otilla is Registered Dental Hygienist at our Market Street location. Otillia has been assisting and helping our patients with their oral health for over a year. The most rewarding aspect of Otilla’s job is when she is able to be an integral part of helping people. Can you guess what career Otilla had before becoming a dental hygienist? Check out this interview to find out the answer as well as what Otilla loves about working at Penn Dental Family Practice.


Dawn Simpson

Dawn is the Director of Operations for Penn Dental Family Practice. She started at PDFP in 2013 and has been able to bring a wealth of clinical and administrative knowledge to the offices. Did you know Dawn is originally from Arizona and has a love for Dachshunds? Learn more about what Dawn finds special about the PDFP doctors and staff in our personal interview.


Deborah DiTomo

Deborah is the Practice Administrator at PDFP’s University City office and has been with us since 2003. Deborah brings her strong skills of patient management to our team and is an invaluable asset. Did you know that Deborah is a native Philadelphian and enjoys traveling? See more about Deborah and her thoughts on what makes PDFP unique.


Come meet the women of PDFP and become part of our family!