NEW!! Local Anesthesia

Local Anesthesia Seminar (LA)

Short Course: 8 ADA CERP/AGD PACE Credits (EXPIRES 5/24/21); for CE/CPD (Code 340) or 10 for California Board of Dental Examiners (CBDE) for CD/CPD Credits

Courses are appropriate for:  General Dentists, Oral Surgeons, Endodontists, Geriatric Dental Specialists, Dental Implant Surgeons, Prosthodontists, Dental Assistants and Dental Hygienists

Local Anesthesia, Series 2, (LA2) Topics Include: Armamentarium, Patient Evaluation, and Basic Injection Techniques, Anatomy and Maxillary Injection Techniques, Mandibular Injection Techniques, Local and Systemic Complications, and more.  
 
To view topic outline of the full or short course, select the Course Type (Short) below:
Short Course:
LA2
Short Course Price:
$485
Format:
Available in Video format.
Only Available Option: Short Course/Part A

Instructor Bio

Stanley Malamed, DDS

Biograpy

Dr. Malamed, a dentist anesthesiologist, graduated from the New York University College of Dentistry in 1969. He completed his residency at Montefiore Hospital and Medical Center in the Bronx, New York before serving for 2 years in the U.S. Army Dental Corps. He is now an Emeritus Professor of Dentistry at the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry U.S.C. in Los Angeles where he joined the staff in 1973 and retired from full-time teaching in 2013. Dr. Malamed has authored more than 160 scientific papers, 17 chapters in various medical and dental journals and textbooks, and has authored 3 textbooks and 2 interactive DVDs in the areas of physical evaluation, emergency medicine, local and general anesthesia and sedation.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure: None reported

Topics

Introduction and Drug Overview

Effects of dental fear and anxiety, esther-types anesthetics, amide-type anesthetics, articaine HCI and other currently available anesthetics.

Armamentarium, Patient Evaluation, and Basic Injection Techniques

Armamentarium, Patient Evaluation, and Basic Injection Techniques.

Anatomy and Maxillary Injection Techniques

Anatomy and Maxillary injections techniques.

Mandibular Injection Techniques

Mandibular Inejection Techniques.

Supplemental Techniques

Supplemental Techniques: Periodontal ligament, injections, intraosseous anesthesia, and articaine HCI.

Local Complications

Local Complications: facial nerve paralysis, hematoma, paresthesia, trismus, needle breakage, and management of each.

Systemic Complications

Systemic Complications; Adverse drug reactions, allergies, and overdose.

Is Articaine the Ideal Local Anesthetic for Dentistry?

Is Articaine the ideal local anesthetic for dentistry?

The Future of Pain Control in Dentistry

Intranasal local anesthesia, sodium bicarbonate, local anesthetic buffering, phentolamine mesylate and computer controlled anesthetic delivery.

Course Objective

After completing this course the participant will have a better understanding and working knowledge of a variety of different local anesthetics, their specific injection techniques and associated patient management.

  • Introduction and Drug Overview - Effects of dental fear and anxiety, esther-type anesthetics, amide-type anesthetics, articaine HCI and other currently available anesthetics.
  • Armamentarium, Patient Evaluation and Basic Injection Techniques
  • Anatomy and Maxillary Injection Techniques
  • Mandibular Injection Techniques
  • Supplemental Techniques – periodontal ligament injection, intraosseous anesthesia and articaine HCI
  • Local Complications – facial nerve paralysis, hematoma, paresthesia, trismus, needle breakage and management of each
  • Systemic Complications- adverse drug reactions, allergies and overdose 
  • Is  Articaine the Ideal Local Anesthetic for Dentistry?
  • The Future of Pain Control in Dentistry – intranasal local anesthesia, sodium bicarbonate, local anesthetic buffering, phentolamine mesylate and computer controlled local anesthetic delivery

Accreditation

American Seminar Institute is an approved provider of ADA-CERP, AGD-PACE and the California Board of Dental Examiners.

 
 

California Board of Dental Examiners (CBDE)

American Seminar Institute is an approved provider for the California Board of Dental Examiners, License# 2068, Original Issuance Date:  01/27/88; Expiration Date:  01/31/20. Credits satisfy California Dental Education Requirements, as well as most State and Dental Academy requirements.

                                                                                                           

Because each individual agency/academy/state has specific requirements, it is necessary that you consult with the appropriate agency/academy/state regarding final approval of continuing education credits.

Produced: 5/25/2018      Expires for ADA/AGD Credit: 5/24/2021

 

Additional Information

Additional Dental Continuing Education (CE/CPD) options available:

Other courses of interest may include:  Foundations in Pediatric DentistryConquering Difficult CasesHead and Neck Cancer and Orofacial Pain and Temporomandibular Disorder

For up-coming courses, please visit: Dental Courses Coming Soon There you will find abbreviated listings of additional courses that are soon to be released.