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Nitrous Oxide Administration for Registered Dental Hygienists - 16 Hrs of CE Credits
June 16 & 17, 2017
Describe the condition of a patient in each of the four stages of anesthesia. Evaluate medical histories, take vital signs, and interpret results. Properly titrate the dose of nitrous oxide. Discuss the physical and chemical properties of nitrous oxide. Discuss the potential for abuse of nitrous oxide. Review signs that patients are experiencing an adverse reaction to the nitrous oxide. Discuss the potential life threatening situations related to nitrous oxide
analgesia. Identify risk and potential hazards of long term use. Demonstrate appropriate record keeping. Recognize and manage complications of nitrous
oxide. Identify proper patient selection, indications and contraindications in the use of nitrous oxide.
Course Fees: $450.00
Course Duration: 2 days
Cancelation Policy; Participants will receive a full refund minus a $75.00 processing fee if you cancel at least 45 days before the course. The participants will receive a 50% refund if you cancel less than 45 days before the course.
Local Anesthesia for Registered Dental Hygienists - 32 Hrs of CE Credits
June 8 - 11, 2017 - 11 Seats Available
The dental hygienist will be able to discuss the neurophysiology of pain control. Knowledge of pain control principles. Understand pharmacology of local anesthetics. Perform an evaluation of the patient, which includes dental and medical health history. Prepare and then demonstrate the use of the correct armamentarium for the local anesthetic procedure. Describe and use the correct technique for safe effective administration of local anesthesia under dental supervision of a licensed dentist. Discuss and avoid complications of local anesthesia systemically and locally. Describe appropriate procedures if complications arise due to the administration of local anesthesia. To achieve and maintain correct record keeping for the local anesthetic procedures performed. Integrate the knowledge about anesthesia into the control of pain during dental procedures.
Course Fees: $1200.00
Course Duration: 4 days: Cancelation Policy: Participants will receive a full refund minus a $75.00 processing fee if canceling at least 45 days before the course. The participants will receive a 50% refund if cancelling less than 45 days before the course.
Dental Hygienist Refresher Course for Local Anesthesia - 20 Hrs of CE Credits
June 9 - 11, 2017
Would you like one-on-one guidance with those most challenging injections? Would you like to develop skills and confidence with the injections techniques?
This targeted two & half-day continuing dental education course will build your confidence and skill in the delivery of local anesthesia and will provide you with a review of the anatomical structures and navigational approaches necessary to troubleshoot problems with each injection. Additionally, you will learn how factors such as age, weight and medical considerations affect anesthetic dosing and interact with the newer anesthetic agents.
All of the following injections to practice in clinic:
Maxillary Injections: Anterior Superior Alveolar, Middle Superior Alveolar, Posterior Superior Alveolar, Nasopalatine, Greater Palatine
Mandibular Injections: Mental, Incisive, Inferior Alveolar, Lingual, Buccal
Course Fee: $850.00
Course Duration: 2 1/2 days: Cancelation Policy: Participants will receive a full refund minus a $75.00 processing fee if canceling at least 45 days before the course. The participants will receive a 50% refund if cancelling less than 45 days before the course.
Dental Hygienist Laser Certification Course - 8 Hrs of CE Credits
TBA for September
After attending this course, participants should be able to: Describe the history of laser and basic laser Physics, Laser components and delivery system, Laser safety protocols and hazards, (LSO) Laser Safety Officer Responsibilities, Laser procedures and treatment parameters for Perio, Laser Integration with Proper Laser Hygiene techniques, Patient management & Terminology, codes & fees, Tissue healing assessment & management of complications, Additional Procedures- Biostimulation/Biomodulation, Herpetic, Legion, Apthous Ulcer, bleaching and tooth desensitizing, Simulated hands on & Live Patients, Written exam, and much more.
Course Fee $495.00
Course Duration: 1 day
Cancellation Policy: Participants will receive a full refund minus a $75.00 processing fee if canceling at least 45 days before the course. The participants will receive a 50% refund if cancelling less than 45 days before the course