F8 – Wait! I Still Feel That! Problem Solving the Delivery of Local Anesthesia

AGD Code: 340

3 Hour Lecture | Technical and Scientific

Dentists: $65 | Hygienists: $50 | All Other Categories: $45

This lecture is designed for anyone who wishes to expand their understanding of the delivery techniques of local anesthesia and to solve some
of the difficulties that arise in obtaining profound anesthesia in the oral cavity. Review of anatomical landmarks and structures, a wide range of
both maxillary and mandibular block techniques, anesthetic agents, and potential complications will be emphasized.
Learning Objectives:
• Describe the anatomy and landmarks commonly used for a variety of local anesthesia block and infiltration injections of the mandible and maxilla
• Compare the advantages and disadvantages of each of the possible techniques that could be used in any given situation
• Contrast the appropriate uses of mandibular and maxillary quadrant anesthesia techniques
• Understand a rational protocol for troubleshooting and solving difficulties in achieving profound local anesthesia
• Discuss the best secondary injection techniques and agents to anesthetize infected teeth
• Describe methods to decrease the risk of injection-related complications, such as hematoma or paresthesia

Technical & Scientific
Location: Room TBD Date: February 21, 2020 Time: 8:30 am - 11:30 am Dr. Alan Budenz