All attempts will be made to place exhibiting firms with competing products or services away from one another. Early registration makes this possible. Assigned booth location cannot be changed unless permission is granted by the exhibits chairperson.
About The SDDA:
The South Dakota Dental Association is a non-profit membership organization of dentists and dental specialists in South Dakota. The SDDA is an advocate for dentists and dental patients.
It is the mission of the South Dakota Dental Association to promote the art and science of dentistry and the oral health of the public; educate the public on the benefits of quality preventive and restorative dentistry as provided by the entire dental health care team; and be of service to its members regarding practice health and their general welfare.
Venue is subject to change.
“Life is Change”
Socrates once said, “Perfection is constant change.” Life is change. Day in and day out the thing that remains constant is change. Judson combines laughter inducing stories with thought-provoking ideas to drive home the point that we are in the constant presence of change and how to accept, handle and create it.
“Selling Sand in the Desert: How to Market and Sell Anything”
With the world moving as fast as it does marketing has become the engine that drives business. Selling is an extremely important topic for anything. Whether you are selling a product, a program, a person, or even yourself there are things that can give you the competitive edge. This discussion of branding, tag lining, and triggers will give you a better understanding of marketing and help you to gain an advantage in what you have to sell.
Judson Laipply is an enigma wrapped in an anomaly contained inside a quandary. Combining comedy and content, laughter and learning, energy and engagement Judson gives his audiences both instant joy and lasting impact. He’s been seen on the Today Show, Ellen, Oprah, GMA, and more. Judson is the world’s first YouTube Celebrity and his finale “The Evolution of Dance” has over a billion impressions. He’s been speaking and performing for over 15 years and has been all around the globe. Judson has a Master’s in Education from Bowling Green State University.
"A New Perspective on the Connection Between the Airway and TM Joint”
Attendees will learn: The terminology needed to start treating airway-disordered breathing; Why a sleep screening device is a valuable tool to have in the office; How to identify structural changes in the TM joint and how they affect the airway and restorative treatment plans; The risks and benefits of CPAP compared to a mandibular advancement device; and, How to decrease the risk of occlusal changes with the use of a mandibular advancement device.
Dr. Ringhofer received his D.D.S. from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 1999. He has been in private practice since 2001 and has developed a practice with a particular interest in treating complex restorative cases, which includes the treatment of temporomandibular joint disorders and airway disordered breathing. Also, he works in Pulmonology practice assisting in the treatment of airway disordered breathing.