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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Get Lit, not Burned, by Lasers

April 26, 2019
7:30 am โ€“ 10:30 am
  • Amber Riley, RDH, MS

This presentation will educate the attendee about available laser-assisted periodontal and restorative procedures. This lecture is for the dentist and dental hygienist and covers various applications and procedures that can be performed during routine periodontal and dental appointments. Examples of these procedures will be shown using several dental laser wavelengths.
This lecture is a prerequisite for the workshop (Course #F1925).

Learning Objectives:
1) Understand basic laser safety and physics.
2) Learn clinical application of soft tissue lasers for the dental hygienist and dentist and hard tissue applications for the dentist.
3) Learn strategies to implement laser-assisted periodontal therapies to improve patient outcomes, create value and increase production.

Course Number: F1924

Recommended for

  • Dental Assistants
  • Dental Hygienists
  • Dental Therapist
  • Dentists
  • Student Dentists

About the speaker

Amber Riley, RDH, MS

Ms. Riley is a 1998 graduate of Sinclair College in Dayton, Ohio. She completed her BS with Wright State University and Masters at Boston University. In addition to private practice in San Diego, CA, she is the Forensic Dental Autopsy Technician for the San Diego County Office of the Medical Examiner.


Fundamental CE Credits 3.0
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