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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Bite Splints in Restorative Practice: Hands-on Workshop

April 25, 2020
8:00 am โ€“ 11:00 am
  • Mark Kleive, D.D.S.

Bite splint therapy is a valuable diagnostic, therapeutic and patient management tool for use in the restorative dental practice. Bite splints are used routinely as part of a treatment protocol for patients experiencing facial pain, but they are also an invaluable procedure to create predictable restorative results. This course will cover the steps involved in evaluation and diagnosis and clarify which of the different bite splint designs are the most beneficial.

Learning Objectives:
1) Perform a thorough TMJ and muscle evaluation and diagnosis.
2) Implement bite splint treatment protocols.
3) Increase case acceptance during bite splint therapy.

Course Number: S13

Recommended for

  • Dentists
  • Student Dentists

About the speaker

Mark Kleive, D.D.S.

Dr. Kleive is a 1997 graduate of the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. He has over 20 years experience as an associate in a corporate dentistry clinic and as an owner of two different solo practices. He currently practices in Black Mountain, North Carolina and is both a Visiting Faculty member and the Director of Business Systems with the Pankey Institute.


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


Dentist Early Bird Fee $245.00
Staff Early Bird Fee $245.00
Dentist Regular Fee $255.00
Staff Regular Fee $255.00