Star of the North Meeting

Virtual Show Opens July 30 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.

← Back to search

Women’s Health & Periodontal Concerns This is a Core CE seminar

July 31, 2020
12:00 am – 12:00 am
  • Jacqueline M. Plemons, D.D.S., MS

From puberty through the golden years, women are faced with unique challenges in maintaining oral health. These challenges are often manifested in the periodontal status of our female patients and can complicate a variety of systemic conditions. Explore the most common periodontal issues faced by women including hormonally related gingival changes associated with puberty, menstruation, use of birth control pills, pregnancy and menopause. Learn the latest information regarding osteoporosis, bisphosphonate treatment and many others.

Learning Objectives:
1) Discuss the periodontal challenges of women throughout a lifetime.
2) Recognize changes in the periodontium associated with puberty, pregnancy and menopause.
3) Develop treatment strategies that address the needs of women at any stage of life.

Course Number: F26

Recommended for

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

About the speaker

Jacqueline M. Plemons, D.D.S., MS

Dr. Plemons received her dental degree from Baylor College of Dentistry. She has a full-time private practice in Dallas, Texas and works part-time at Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry as a Clinical Professor in the Department of Periodontics. She is President-Elect of the Texas Dental Association.


Fundamental CE Credits 0
Elective CE Credits 0
DANB Credits 0
Core CE Credits 2.0
Core Topic Diagnose & Treatment Planning


Dentist Regular Fee $35.00
Staff Regular Fee $35.00