Grand Rapids Hudsonville Package 1- Both dates: April 12th, 2019 and May 17th, 2019-(2020 dates: 4-17 and 5-15)

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Friday April 12th, 2019 - (070)  Endodontics and the Hygienst: What You Always Wondered Dr. Anthony Guinn DDS, MS (VCS, LLC)

Friday April 12th, 2019- (730)Hookah ECigs and Vaping and the Oral Cavity Wendi Sparks, RDH, BS (VCS, LLC)

Friday April 12th, 2019 - (730)Sex, Drugs and Oral Cancer  Robert J. Whitman, MSE (Forward Science)



Friday May 17th, 2019 - (010)Put the Power in Your Hands! Nancy Miller, RDH, BA (Hu-Friedy)

Friday May 17th, 2019 - (690)Back to the Future!  For Optimal Implant Maintenance and Long Term Success Erin Howlett, RDH, BA (VCS, LLC)

Friday May 17th, 2019 -(770) Manifesto Writing for the Busy Professional Jamie Dooley, RDH, BIS (VCS, LLC)

Sorry NO REFUNDS but you may substitute another class or home study by contacting the office at or 586-337-3822 prior to the workshop.

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The Pinnacle Center
3330 Highland Dr.
Hudsonville, MI 49426
616-662-3330 for directions only

Endodontics and the Hygienist: What You Always Wondered...

Speaker : Anthony Guinn DDS, MS (VCS, LLC)
Date/Time : Friday April 12th, 2019  

What happens after you refer your patient to an endodontist?  Learn about the scope of endodontics and review new developments in the field and the referral process.  Develop a referral checklist and get your common endodontics questions answered.  Look at some interesting cases to enhance your understanding.

Hookah, ECigs, Vaping and the Oral Cavity

Speaker : Wendi Sparks RDH, BS  (VCS, LLC)
Date/Time : Friday April 12th, 2019 

Cigarette smoking is declining overall in the United States yet hookah tobacco use remains high among youth, especially college students.  We will examine the truths, myths and potential health implications of this latest trend and explore the role of the dental hygienist as a health care provider and advocate for hookah tobacco education.

Sex, Drugs and Oral Cancer

Speaker :Robert J Whitman, MSE  (Forward Science)
Date/Time : Friday April 12th 2019  

Oral cancer has risen each of the past seven years and is now affecting younger patients with no traditional risk factors.  Due to a 225% increase in HPV related oropharyngeal cancers you need to know how to perform a comprehensive extra-oral and intraoral exam and have excellent communication skills. Learn about adjunctive technologies for early discovery or oral cancer.

Put the Power in Your Hands!

Speaker: Nancy Miller, RDH, BA  (Hu-Friedy)

Date/Time: May 17th, 2019 

Learn the latest technology of micro ultrasonic tips and Airflow Therapy to remove biofilm. Research shows the efficacy of subgingival application of glycine and erythritol powders with focused controlled air pressure in removing root or implant surfaces. The air polishing paradigm is shifting away from cosmetic polishing to therapeutic biofilm management.

Back to the Future! For Optimal Implant Maintenance and Long Term Success

Speaker: Erin Howlett, RDH, BA,  (VCS, LLC,)

Date/Time Friday May 17th, 2019 
With the rise of peri-implantitis and implant failures let’s revisit what we’ve learned about maintaining implants. Learn about comprehensive risk assessment prior to implants, diagnostics for ongoing reassessment of implant health, and an evidenced-based discussion of the latest recommendations for maintenance protocols, instrumentation, medicaments and home care.


Manifesto Writing for Busy Professionals

Speaker: Jamie Dooley, RDH, BIS (VCS, LLC)

Date/Time  Friday May 17th, 2019 

Do you find yourself having so many ideas and thoughts that you struggle with what action to take? In this course I will show you how writing your dreams down forces you toward a new type of clarity that is the foundation of success, balance and fulfillment in your career and life.



Where: Hudsonville - The Pinnacle Center
Credits: 12
When: Friday April 12th & Friday May 17th
Deadline: March 18th, 2019 for package and 4-12 class- $10 late fee
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