Star of the North Meeting

April 23โ€“25, 2020 St. Paul, MN

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

2020 Seminars

The Star of the North conference offers a wide range of professional development seminars that allow dental professionals to earn CE credits. Click on each seminar below for more information, including pricing.

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150 Years of Modern Dentistry: Survival of the Fittest!

April 23, 2020
8:30 am โ€“ 11:30 am
  • Timothy J. Caruso, PT, MBA, MS, CEAS
  • Timothy J. Caruso, PT, MBA, MS, CEAS
  • Timothy J. Caruso, PT, MBA, MS, CEAS
  • Timothy J. Caruso, PT, MBA, MS, CEAS
  • Timothy J. Caruso, PT, MBA, MS, CEAS
  • Timothy J. Caruso, PT, MBA, MS, CEAS

The concept of caring for our most important instrument, our body, is invaluable and often ignored. Is it possible for the modern day dental professional to counteract the ill-effects of the profession on their bodies by participating in a regular exercise routine? Join this fun and powerful workout that will re-educate your core, maintain spinal alignment and proper working postures. Bring your yoga mat and comfy clothes and let’s build a program for you to get fit!

Learning Objectives:
1) Discuss the unique musculoskeletal needs of dental professionals.
2) Identify the physiological benefits of regular exercise.
3) Identify options for counter-acting musculoskeletal fatigue and discomfort with regular exercise for the busy dental professional.

Course Number: T07

Recommended for

  • Dental Assistants
  • Dental Hygienists
  • Dental Therapist
  • Dentists
  • Nurses
  • Office Managers
  • Student Dentists

About the speakers

Timothy J. Caruso, PT, MBA, MS, CEAS

Mr. Caruso has been a practicing physical therapist for over 30 years, focusing his expertise in the area of manual therapy, orthopedics and ergonomics. He has worked extensively with the dental profession since 1988 in the areas of ergonomics, injury prevention, productivity, exercise and wellness. He continues with direct patient care at Marklund Wasmond Center in Illinois as well as Community Physical Therapy. He is a member of the ADA Dental Wellness Advisory Committee.

Timothy J. Caruso, PT, MBA, MS, CEAS

Timothy J. Caruso, PT, MBA, MS, CEAS

Timothy J. Caruso, PT, MBA, MS, CEAS

Timothy J. Caruso, PT, MBA, MS, CEAS

Timothy J. Caruso, PT, MBA, MS, CEAS

Credits

Fundamental CE Credits 3
Elective CE Credits 0
DANB Credits 0
Core CE Credits 0
Core Topic N/A

Fees

Dentist Early Bird Fee $35.00
Staff Early Bird Fee $35.00
Dentist Regular Fee $45.00
Staff Regular Fee $45.00