ANESTHESIA & PAIN CONTROL

Local Anesthetic and Pain Control

Recertification for Dental Hygienists



This course has been developed by the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine to meet all the requirements as set forth by the New Jersey Board of Dentistry. We will provide 4 hours of didactic lecture material necessary for re-certification of a licensed Dental Hygienist in local anesthesia. The lectures will cover pharmacology of local anesthetics and reversal agents along with a review of maxillary and mandibular injection techniques. Lectures will also be presented on management of medical emergencies encountered during the administration of a local anesthetic along with emergency cart preparation.

Topics to be covered:

  • Emergency Equipment and Preparation - The Emergency Cart.
  • Pharmacology of Local Anesthesia.
  • Techniques of Maxillary Anesthesia.
  • Techniques of Mandibular Anesthesia.
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Faculty:
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
PAMELA L. ALBERTO, DMD - Course Director
Associate Professor
VICTOR PETRIELLA, DMD, Assistant Professor
GAETANO SPINNATO, DMD, MD, Professor

Date:
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Time:
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Location:
The Rutgers School of Dental Medicine
Tuition:
$135 for Dental Hygienists
Credit:
4 credit hours
Code:
18D0907
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