MVMA Winter Meeting

Friday, February 2, 2024
Italian Heritage Center, 40 Westland Avenue, Portland, Maine
6.5 CEUs

Mark M. Smith, VMD, Diplomate ACVS, AVDC

Dr. Mark M. Smith received his veterinary degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1982. He is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons and the American Veterinary Dental College. He is a Founding Fellow in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery for both Colleges and was professor of surgery and dentistry at VA Tech from 1988-2004. Dr. Smith is the recipient of numerous awards including the Norden Distinguished Teacher Award, AVMA Award for Research Excellence, American Veterinary Dental Society Hill's Research and Education Award, and the American Veterinary Dental College Service Award. He is co-author of Atlas of Approaches for General Surgery of the Dog and Cat and is also Editor Emeritus of the Journal of Veterinary Dentistry. Dr. Smith has a consultation practice in veterinary dentistry and oral surgery.


 Friday, February 2nd 9:00am-5:00pm 

  • Feline Dentistry PEARLS: Periodontitis, Resorptive Lesions, Stomatitis
  • Feline Extraction Techniques: MeWow, That Was Easy!
  • Dentistry Practice: The Synergy of Profitability and Quality Medicine!
  • Canine Extraction Techniques: Let’s Alleviate Anxious Thoughts!
  • Tooth Extraction Complications: Could I Have Avoided That?!
  • Oral Fracture: Repair Techniques Without Touching Bone! 

Thank you to our generous sponsors!


Plus a special lunch speaker sponsored by IDEXX!

Christopher Jordan, DVM 

Dr. Christopher Jordan is an Academic Affairs Advisor with IDEXX.  He joined IDEXX in April 2018 as a Diagnostic Support Veterinarian.  Prior to that, Dr. Jordan worked for 5 years as the Medical Director of a Veterinary Technology program as well as 14 years in clinical practice as a small animal general practitioner and hospital owner. He received his DVM degree from Tufts University in 1999.  He then went on to complete a surgical and emergency medicine internship at the California Animal Hospital in West Los Angeles, California.



7:30-8:30am Exhibitor set up
8:30-9:00am Registration 
9:00am-12:00pm CE lecture
12:00-1:30pm Lunch sponsored by IDEXX (special speaker, Dr. Christopher Jordan)
1:30-2:00pm MVMA Business Meeting
2:00-5:00pm CE lecture
5:00-6:00pm Happy Hour

MVMA members: $185
Non-Members: $240
Exhibitor Booth: $450 (exhibitors register here!)


Register here!