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Statewide CE

Continuing Education is available across South Dakota through a variety of sources, including the South Dakota Dental Association, district dental societies, USD and the dental hygiene and dental assisting programs.

SOUTH DAKOTA DENTAL ASSOCIATION
   Contact: Brenda Goeden - brenda.goeden@sddental.org
   
   Annual Session May 14-16, 2015
   Sioux Falls Convention Center, Sioux Falls, SD
   For a list of speakers, Click Here  

SIOUXLAND DENTAL AND IMPLANT STUDY CLUB
   Contact: Dr. Denis Miller  ~ sdoms@mac.com ~ 605-335-1080
 
You must be a member of the study club to attend.  
 
March 19, 2015
Spezia’s, 6-8 pm (course is free and meal is included): Dr. Bruce McDonald and lab technician Sam Payne. Objectives include: Digital impressions and CAD/CAM restorations; Using digital impressions at the surgical phase to make temporary restorations and for guided tissue regeneration; and, Benefits for the restoring dentist. 

April 3, 2015
Carnaval Brazilian Grill, 8 am—3 pm (course is free to all paid study club members and meal is included): Dr. Brent Ludens. Objectives include: CT guided implant treatment planning; Immediate fixed restorations using the “All-on-Four” technique; and, Benefits of using a surgical guide for implant placement.  
 
SOUTHEASTERN DISTRICT DENTAL SOCIETY
    Contact: Dr. Cory Drake at Drake Orthodontics; 605-335-6665 

    March 6, 2015: Dr. Lou Graham; "360-Front Desk, Hygiene and Dentists and Assistants with Dr. Graham"

FAMILY AND IMPLANT DENTISTRY
   
Contact: Dr. Ed Kusek, 605-371-3443

   April 17 & 18, 2015
   "Laser Pocket Reduction & Diode Training for the Dental Professional"

WESTERN DAKOTA TECHNICAL INSTITUTE
   Contact: 605-718-2410
 
   American Heart Association CPR Class for Healthcare Professionals
   Third Friday of the month-(mornings)
   
   American Heart Association CPR Recertification for Healthcare Professionals   
   Third Friday of the month-(afternoons)
      
LAKE AREA TECHNICAL INSTITUTE
   Contact: Rhonda Bradberry ~ 605-882-5284 ext. 214 ~ bradberr@lakeareatech.edu
  
   April 10, 2015 (9 am - noon):
   Gayle Christensen: "Can't Wait To Get There"
 
   Home Study Radiology Courses available:
   Radiology Safety
   Radiography Production
  
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY
   Via Southeast Technical Institute: Contact Dr. Scott Wenande ~ 605-361-0016
 
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH DAKOTA
   Contact: Dept of Dental Hygiene ~ 605-677-5379
 
   Home Study Radiology Courses available: 
   Digital Radiography, Advantages and Disadvantages
   Exposure Errors of Periapicals & Bitewings
   Processing Errors
   Occlusal Exposures for Children
   Oral Effects of Head and Neck Radiation Therapy
   Panoramic Radiography
   Radiation Safety
   Vertical Bitewings
   Flouride Varnich, Indication and Application
 
STEPPING STONES TO SUCCESS
 
   "Record Keeping Basics/Self Study Program"
 
CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY
   
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY
 
ADA CE ONLINE
 
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF DENTAL BOARDS
   Contact: 1-800-621-8099, ext. 7464
 
   "The Dental Patient Record"
 
 

 

SDDA News

District Meetings Scheduled
 

Southern District - Saturday, March 28, 10:00 a.m.

Mitchell – Queen of Peace Hospital

 

Southeastern District - Monday, April 13, 5:30

Sioux Falls - Westward Ho Country Club

 

Northern District – Tuesday, April 14, 6:30 p.m.

Webster – Galley Restaurant

 

Black Hills District – Thursday, April 23, 6:00 p.m.

Rapid City – Arrowhead Country Club
 

District meetings provide an opportunity for members to discuss proposed resolutions and other issues affecting dentistry in South Dakota.  The SDDA House of Delegates will meet on Thursday, May 14th at 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, May 16th at 3:30 p.m. Both meetings will be at the Sioux Falls Convention Center. The first draft of resolution and other House agenda items are available here: http://www.sddental.org/house_of_delegates.htm


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