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Welcome to the Northern Virginia Dental Society!

Founded in 1931, the Northern Virginia Dental Society (NVDS) is the largest of eight component societies of the Virginia Dental Association and the American Dental Association with over 1,4​00 local member dentists including specialists.

Speaker - Susan Maples, DDS

NVDS CE PROGRAM – “Seeing The Mouth With Super Powered Eyes" with Susan Maples, DDS

  • Fri, Mar 10, 2023 | 8:30 AM - Fri, Mar 10, 2023 | 4:00 PM
  • Location: Fairfax Marriott at Fair Oaks
  • Address: 11787 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy, Fairfax, VA
  • Contact: Erin Matlock
  • Email:
  • Phone: 703/642-5297

In-Person Continuing Education Lecture
Registration starts at 8 am
Full Day - 6 CE
**Deadline 3/3/23**
Register today. Space is limited.

Bring Your Staff!

Click here for Online Registration
or submit the 3/10/23 Registration Form


Would you like to position your practice as a leader in your community and reduce your dependency on insurance? Would you like to inspire patients toward a lifetime of dental and overall health?

Learn how the trends in lifestyle related illnesses such as obesity, diabetes, heart disease, sleep apnea and acid reflux closely intertwine with periodontal disease, caries, and oral cancer. Systemic disease screening, intervention and facilitation are possible, right in the dental chair. This program will help you add new sources of revenue, lift your morale, attract quality new patients, and build physician referral relationships.

Course Objectives:

Connect the many links between oral disease and systemic disease 

Identify risk factors and screening tools for systemic diseases

Transition from pharmaceuticals to food for health

Begin Facilitating lasting health change behavior in children and adults

Build infant, children, teen & geriatric systemic health programs

Grow your network by turning Physician referrals into strong co-referral relationships

Become a niche market by building a Total Health dental practice in your community

About Our Presenter:

Dr. Susan Maples is a passionate health educator and leads a successful, Total Health, insurance-independent dental practice in Holt, Michigan. She brings preventive and restorative dental expertise, a passion for mouth-body total health, a master’s degree in business/marketing, and 30+ years of experience in private practice. She is the creator and founder of Total Health Academy, a complete online solution for dental teams to integrate all aspects of Total Health Dentistry, and the developer of Hands-On Learning Lab™ and Susan is also the author of BlabberMouth! 77 Secrets Only Your Mouth Can Tell You To Live a Healthier, Happier, Sexier Life. And recently launched a new book titled, Brave Parent! Raising Healthy, Happy Kids (against all odds) in Today’s World. Susan currently serves as President of the American Academy of Oral Systemic Health (AAOSH). 

The Northern Virginia Dental Society is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.

ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. See each course description for the number of continuing education credits designated by the Northern Virginia Dental Society.