Daniel J Poticny
About Dr. Poticny and his Dental Team
All our professionals at Daniel J Poticny DDS maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dental care utilizing modern digital technology in a tranquil setting.
Daniel J. Poticny DDS, FACDNA
Dr. Poticny is a graduate of The Ohio State University and the Baylor College of Dentistry (Texas A&M School of Dentistry-Dallas, TX). In addition to private practice; he is an adjunct clinical professor at the prestigious University of Michigan School of Dentistry in Ann Arbor, MI
He is a published author of numerous articles, clinical case reports, scientific abstracts, and other topics related to dental materials, cosmetic dentistry, and clinical case reports in both national and international dental journals and publications. He is widely recognized by his peers as a leading educator and mentor to the dental profession making him highly sought as a speaker and presenter. He has educated, presented, and lectured in 44 states, Canada, Europe, Mexico, Australia, and New Zealand for major dental organizations, dental conferences, the United States military, dental study clubs, and dental schools. He is an editorial review board member for multiple dental journals and is a consultant to numerous elements within the dental industry.
Recognitions and Awards:
His expertise is only one of many reasons why many of our patients travel from all over the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex and beyond to receive dental care. He is recognized by his peers in Texas Monthly as 'Texas Super Dentist' and D Magazine 'Best' He is also listed as one of 'America's Top Dentists' by the Consumer Research Council, and 'America's Most Honored Professionals'. Additionally, Dr. Poticny has received numerous professional awards and distinctions for his contributions to dentistry.
Dr. Poticny is an Ohio native but considers Texas his true home residing in Arlington, TX since 1994. He and his wife Stephanie enjoy travel, dining out, and spending time with friends and family. Hobbies and interests include the great outdoors including golf, hunting, and year-round Colorado mountain activities. They are blessed with a son and daughter and their grandchildren.
Candy A. Hill, RDHDental Hygienist
Candy has been practicing dental hygiene since 1994, and she is current on the latest techniques to enable you to keep your teeth for a lifetime. Our office uses the latest diagnostic tools such as intra-oral cameras and low powered sonic cleaning devices. Candy provides routine preventive and extensive needs, such as periodontal (gum) care that is thorough yet extremely comfortable, even for patients with sensitive teeth.
Candy is married with two children whom they home school. Also, they are active in the community and church. She enjoys staying up to date with hygiene education and to better educate her patients.
Denise B. Frank BSDH, RDHDental Hygienist
Denise graduated from Baylor College of Dentistry-Texas A&M University in 2002 with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. She has been a member of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association(ADHA) since 2000. She has served at the National (ADHA), State (Texas Dental Hygienists’ Association (TDHA) and Local (Dallas DDHA and Greater Fort Worth Dental Hygienists’ Associations GFWDHA) She is currently (2023-24) President of the GFWDHA. She has been the recipient of numerous awards for achievements during her education and service in her professional organizations.
After searching for a dental practice that shared her beliefs in providing the quality care patients deserve, Denise joined the practice in 2011. She appreciates the technology utilized in our office to provide excellent care. Denise finds it gratifying to take patients on a journey to understand the link between oral and systemic health for total wellness.
Denise enjoys travel, DIY home projects and outdoor activities. She has lived in the Dallas-Fort Worth area her entire life and currently resides in Grand Prairie.
Lovie Rankin, BA MBA RDABusiness Manager
Lovie is our business manager who possesses a wealth of dental and business knowledge and expertise by virtue of her education and experience. Her skills are thorough from the clinical to the administrative aspects of a dental office. A graduate of Southern Methodist University her life experiences in dentistry, pharmaceuticals, and a Dallas police officer have taught her much. By her own description: 'I learned how to work with people from all walks of life learning what it means to be compassionate with empathy for life itself. It is my intention to carry on the tradition of this practice for top tier service to our patients.'