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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Implant Therapy for the RDH

April 25, 2020
1:00 pm โ€“ 4:00 pm
  • Timothy Hempton, D.D.S.

In addition to providing maintenance for previously placed dental implants, the dental hygienist frequently confers with patients who are considering implant therapy as a treatment option. This course will review maintenance for implants with healthy peri-implant tissues and implants presenting with peri-implant disease. In addition, to facilitate a better understanding of the overall process of implant dentistry, the basics of surgical placement, bone grafting, prosthetic options, anatomical concerns and systemic factors will be reviewed.

Learning Objectives:
1) Techniques and instrumentation for implant maintenance.
2) Review anatomical concerns and systemic factors.
3) Describe the etiology, clinical appearance and management of problematic implants.

Course Number: S10

Recommended for

  • Dental Hygienists
  • Dental Therapist
  • Dentists
  • Student Dentists

About the speaker

Timothy Hempton, D.D.S.

Dr. Hempton is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and also maintains a private practice in Dedham, MA. He is an adjunct associate clinical professor at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and a former clinical instructor at Harvard School of Dental Medicine.


Fundamental CE Credits 3
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