Star of the North Meeting

April 23โ€“25, 2020 St. Paul, MN

Future Dates: April 22-24, 2021 and April 28-30, 2022

2019 Seminars

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.

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Xerostomia, Meth Mouth, Root Caries & Who’s Your Daddy? This is a Core CE seminar

April 26, 2019
1:30 pm โ€“ 2:30 pm
  • Kevin Nakagaki

Xerostomia, regardless of the cause (disease, prescription vs non-prescription drugs) often results in an increased risk for root caries. Access to restore root caries is difficult, and recurrence is frequent. Identifying who is at risk, prevention strategies, and treatment modalities will be discussed.

Learning Objectives:
1) Identifying patients at risk for root caries.
2) Prevention strategies.
3) Use of adjunctive measures to control root caries.

This program is sponsored by an unrestricted educational grant provided by Delta Dental.

Course Number: F1933A

Recommended for

  • Dental Assistants
  • Dental Hygienists
  • Dental Therapist
  • Guests
  • Nurses
  • Student Dentists

About the speaker

Kevin Nakagaki

Dr. Nakagaki is Chief of Professional Services at HealthPartners Midway Dental Clinic and an Adjunct Faculty at the University of Minnesota. He is a 1981 graduate of the University of MN School of Dentistry and is currently in private practice with HealthPartners in Saint Paul, MN.


Fundamental CE Credits 0
Elective CE Credits 0
DANB Credits 0
Core CE Credits 1.0
Core Topic Diagnosis & Treatment Planning