The Star of the North conference offers a wide range of professional development seminars that allow dental professionals to earn CE credits. 2019 seminars are listed for your reference, 2020 information will be available this fall. Click on each seminar below for more information, including pricing.
Gingival recession presents challenging treatment considerations dentists face every day. Fear of postsurgical pain, bleeding and sometimes unpredictable results associated with conventional grafting surgery can cause dentists to hesitate in treatment. In this workshop, learn minimally-invasive, practical and proven gingival grafting for root coverage and non-root coverage. It’s a proven approach used to train postdoctoral periodontal residents in precision grafting techniques.
Course # (F1920) is a prerequisite for this workshop.
1) Understand practical recipient site preparation for root coverage and non-root coverage outcomes.
2) Learn special techniques for minimally invasive graft harvest from the tuberosity and premaxilla palatal zone.
3) Understand predictable suturing techniques and time-tested postop protocols.
Course Number: F1921
About the speaker
George Merijohn, D.D.S.
Dr. Merijohn practiced privately for 28 years and is currently an Affiliate Associate Professor with the University of Washington School of Dentistry and an Assistant Clinical Professor at UC San Francisco School of Dentistry. He is an author and frequent lecturer on gingival recession.
|Fundamental CE Credits||3.0|
|Elective CE Credits||0|
|Core CE Credits||0|
|Dentist Early Bird Fee||$285.00|
|Staff Early Bird Fee||$285.00|
|Dentist Regular Fee||$295.00|
|Staff Regular Fee||$295.00|