Local Anesthesia: Technique, Anatomy and Physiology in the Digital Era

  • Friday 1/28/2022
  • Time: 8:00 - 11:00 am
  • Course Code: 411RL
  • Cost: $99
  • Room Location: BCEC Room 103
  • Credits: 3 CE Hours
Mic Falkel, DDS is the chief medical officer and founder of Onpharma Inc., and an adjunct clinical professor at Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry at the University of Pacific. He also maintains a general practice in Monterey, CA.

This course will focus on the techniques and anatomy for all dental injections through an exciting, novel digital teaching modality. Visualization of vital structures and anatomical landmarks will be delivered in an unforgettable approach using CT and MRI scan data with 3D volume rendering and maximum intensity imaging. Utilizing this teaching approach can make all techniques easier, safer, and more effective.

After this course attendees will be able to:
  • Gain confidence delivering local anesthesia by having a thorough review of head and neck anatomy using CT and MRI scan data
  • Describe all dental block and infiltration injection techniques to achieve comfortable and effective anesthesia for all procedures
  • Reduce anesthetic failures
  • Identify how to decrease stress associated with delivering anesthetic for both the patient and the dental provider
Recommended Audience: Dentist, Hygienist
This Course will be audiotaped.