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Perio/Hygiene
"Increase Profitability and Enhance Long-Term Patient Relationships"

7-Night Alaskan Cruise
July 7 - 14, 2002

This conference has already sailed, but that doesn't mean you have to miss the boat! Click here to see our complete schedule of upcoming programs.

Continuing Dental Education
Cruise Conference
on the ms Statendam

Continuing Education Program for Dentists
Conducted in Lecture Format
15 Hours - Course Fee $459
Aux. Personnel - $299

IMPORTANT NOTE: All conferees, their families, and guests must book their cruise within the CEI meeting group through Continuing Education, Inc./University at Sea® at 800-422-0711 or by registering online. This ensures our company can provide conference services and complimentary social amenities to all meeting participants and their guests. Thank you for your cooperation.
Target Audience
Dentists and Aux. Staff
Program Purpose / Objectives
I. Perio Programs in G.P. Practice
* Commercial Soft Tissue Management Programs
* Comprehensive Perio/Hygiene Therapy
* Diagnostics, Therapeutic End-Points
* Clinical Excellence - Re-Evaluation, Antimicrobials, Maintenance, Referrals
* Co-Discovery, Co-Diagnosis, Co-Therapy - Case Presentation for Tax Acceptance and $
* New Technologies, Tests, Pharmacotherapy
II. Research Updates - World Workshop, Amer. Academy of Periodontology Conventions
* Evidence-Based Diagnostics & Therapy
* The Host: Immuno-Inflammatory Modulation Therapy
* The Bacterial Challenges - Monitors
* Risk Factors - Genetic Predisposition, Diabetes, Tobacco, Medications, Bacteria
* Perio Disease & Systemic Diseases - Stroke, Cardiovascular Disease, Low Birth Weight
* Active Progression - What? Where? When?
III. Hygiene Department Systems for Profit
* Recall Effectiveness Formula - Have >85%
* Reduce Cancellations/Failures - Stop Losing $
* Scheduling - Block Booking for Production & Profits,
$1,000/day, >$100-$200 per hour in Hygiene
* Hygiene Auxiliary Utilization - When and How
IV. “Dollars & Sense” of Perio/Hygiene
* Increasing Hygiene Net, Fees = Cost+Profit
* Target Hygiene Production>30% Yearly Gross
* Insurance Codes - Play the game to win
* Financial Arrangements - Making it easy for the Patient to pay and the office to collect
* Budgeting - Increase Net Cash Flow
V. The Hygiene Profit Center
* Teeth Whitening - Patients Want it! Gain Acceptance at Recall
* Long-Term Restorative & Cosmetic Treatment from Continuing Care Patients
* Perio Therapeutic Procedures
* Halitosis, Tobacco Cessation, Sealants, Fluoride Tx.
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Conference Sessions generally take place on days at sea (as itinerary allows), giving you plenty of time to enjoy your meals, evenings and ports of call with your companion, family and friends.
Questions? Call us at 800-422-0711.
We can assist you with all your travel arrangements. We'd be happy to help you plan your flights, hotels or tours before and/or after your cruise conference.
Faculty
A. Steven Gutter, DDS, a clinical instructor on staff at the University of Miami, Florida, Medical School Oral Surgery and General Practice Dental Residency Program, has also completed his MBA specializing in Health Care Administration from the University of Miami's Graduate School of Business
Questions? Call us at 800-422-0711.
We can assist you with all your travel arrangements. We'd be happy to help you plan your flights, hotels or tours before and/or after your cruise conference.
Cruise Itinerary
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SHORE EXCURSIONS

Itinerary and Ports of Call

Day  Port  Arrive  Depart
0 Vancouver, B.C   5:00pm
1 Cruising the Inside Passage
2 Ketchikan, Alaska 7:00am 3:00pm
3 Juneau, Alaska 8:00 am 6:00 pm
4 Sitka, Alaska 8:00 am 6:00 pm
5 Cruising Glacier Bay National Park
6 Cruising College Fjord
7 Seward, Alaska 8:00am  

Ports of Call
Juneau, Alaska - In Alaska's capital, taste salmon baked over an alderwood fire, pan for gold, flightsee the Juneau Ice Field, and walk right up to the Mendenhall Glacier.
Ketchikan, Alaska - Immerse yourself in Tlingit Indian culture as you view the world's largest collection of totem poles; kayak the colorful waterfront. Port tips from our blog
Seward (Anchorage), Alaska - Ice free the year round, Seward was a natural choice as the ocean terminal and supply center during the construction of the Alaska Railroad (1903-1920). Today, it is the gateway to Kenai Fjords National Park and home of the Annual Silver Salmon Derby, the biggest fishing event in Alaska. Port tips from our blog
Sitka, Alaska - Step back to the days of Russian Alaska as you watch lively performances of the New Archangel Dancers and view holy paintings of the Czarists' days.
Vancouver, British Columbia - Sophisticated. Culturally diverse, this beautiful port city brims with attractions. From Vancouver's cosmopolitan downtown to the historically renovated Gastown district and exotic Chinatown, Vancouver displays varied urban scenes. Nestled near the city center is Stanley Park, resplendent with its deep forest, totem poles, and scenic promenades.

Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.

Questions? Call us at 800-422-0711.
We can assist you with all your travel arrangements. We'd be happy to help you plan your flights, hotels or tours before and/or after your cruise conference.
IMPORTANT NOTE: All conferees, their families, and guests must book their cruise within the CEI meeting group through Continuing Education, Inc./University at Sea® at 800-422-0711 or by registering online. This ensures our company can provide conference services and complimentary social amenities to all meeting participants and their guests. Thank you for your cooperation.
Cruise Pricing

Prices below are for the full cruise including meals and evening entertainment

PRICING SUBJECT TO CHANGE: Although subject to change at any time, the listed prices are generally available up to about 90 days before sailing; at that time they convert to typically higher, market rates. Rates offered directly by the cruise line and quoted by our agents are also subject to change at any time, can be withdrawn at any time and are capacity controlled.
CANCELLATION PENALTY POLICY WILL APPLY: Cancellation policies vary by cruise line, itinerary and length of cruise. When reserving your stateroom, please review the policy applicable to this cruise with our staff. We strongly recommend Travel Insurance to cover the unexpected.
FUEL SUPPLEMENT: Cruiselines may implement a fuel surcharge depending on the price of crude oil.
Questions? Call us at 800-422-0711.
We can assist you with all your travel arrangements. We'd be happy to help you plan your flights, hotels or tours before and/or after your cruise conference.

TravelSafe.comPlease visit TravelSafe.com for travel insurance information.

Cruise Line cancellation policies are strictly enforced. For that reason, we urge all of our travelers to carefully consider whether travel insurance is a good value for them.

Certainly, if you have reason to think that "something might come up" that might force you to cancel, travel insurance is worth the cost of the premium. Examples we've seen in the past include ill or frail family members and changes in employment causing relocation.

If travel insurance is the right choice for you, we recommend TravelSafe. To visit their site and explore your options click here or on the link above; this link allows you to price out the insurance plan you prefer. The cruise lines also offer travel insurance and we'd be happy to help you go that route if you'd prefer. The cruise lines also offer travel insurance and we'd be happy to help you go that route if you'd prefer.

What Our Travel Insurance Can Cover:

  • Trip Cancellation & Interruption
  • Baggage/Personal Effects Loss & Dealy
  • Missed Connection
  • Medical Expense/Emergency Evacuation
  • Non-Medical Emergency Evacuation
  • Accidental Death
  • On-Call 24 Hour Assistance Services
  • Some plans even include cancel for any reason