Star of the North Meeting

2022 Star of the North: April 28-30, 2022

Future Dates: April 27-29, 2023 and April 25-27, 2024

2022 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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Getting Started with CBCT for the Dental Team This is a Core CE seminar

April 29, 2022
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
  • Laurence Gaalaas, D.D.S., MS

This course will include a review of clinically-relevant CBCT basics including CBCT ordering, recommended protocols, dose/risk, and interpretation fundamentals. This lecture is designed to be immediately applicable to any practice using CBCT and accessible to any member of the dental team.

Learning Objectives:
1) Understand how operator-chose scan parameters influence image quality and scan dose.
2) Apply ordering principles to know when to order a CBCT scan.
3) Understand the fundamental responsibilities, expectations, and approach to interpretation.

This program is sponsored by an unrestricted educational grant provided by Delta Dental.

Course Number: F2231C

Recommended for

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

About the speaker

Laurence Gaalaas, D.D.S., MS

Dr. Gaalaas received his dental degree from the University of Minnesota. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology and has ongoing teaching responsibilities plus an active radiology practice through the University of Minnesota.


Fundamental CE Credits 0
Elective CE Credits 0
DANB Credits 0
Core CE Credits 1.0
Core Topic Diagnosis & Treatment Planning