This course covers everything you need to know about local Anaesthesia. It is delivered by top experts in their fields and it will provide you with the information and skills you need to be successful in this practice-building dental activity. A dentist who can deliver a comfortable local anaesthetic that works is regarded as a treasure by patients, especially those who have suffered difficulty in the past.
Associate Prof Alex Forrest will guide you through the anatomy of structures important in LA and explain common variations and anatomical reasons for LA failure and what to do when this happens. You will learn ways of solving common problems and getting the result you want.
Dr Geraldine Moses will discuss the drugs you use for LA and give you the information and knowledge you need to use them safely and appropriately.
Dr's George Chu and A/Prof Anthony Lynham will guide you through all the common LA techniques including the Akinosi and Gow-Gates techniques on manikins to give you individual hands-on experience with these methods.
Assoc Professor Alex Forrest AO
Dr Geraldine Moses
Dr George Chu
ADA/ADAQ Member $330
OHT/ Hygienist/ Therapists $330
Non member $440
6 Scientific CPD hours