Course Description:

Science of sedation

As a practitioner of oral sedation dentistry, it's important to continually refresh and improve your knowledge of pharmacology(109, 117). Now you can earn 3.5 CE credits and get the benefits of expert training without even leaving home.

Dr. Anthony Feck will lead students through this curriculum, which covers the following objectives:

  • Review of sedative medications(89, 115)
  • How to select drugs beyond Valium®
  • Understand pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics(66, 125, 133) of sedative medications
  • Recognize adverse reactions and understand when to use reversal agents(93, 109, 163)

Who Should Take this Course?

The Science of Sedation course is an engaging refresher for doctors and team members who have already attended Oral Sedation Dentistry. We'll discuss how common oral sedation drugs work and the mechanics of their effect on the body.

This class provides a great pharmacology review that covers when and when not to use these medications. We'll also explore the advantages and disadvantages of oral administration and key factors every sedation dentist should know.

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Register now to fulfill continuing education requirements and boost your understanding of oral sedation protocols.

Purchase of this course grants access for one year.

NOTE: Many dental boards require that a specified portion of your CE credits be via in-person attendance at live courses. Check your state's rules!

Faculty

Dr. Anthony Feck
 

How can I meet my state’s requirements?

To learn more about how DOCS Education’s full range of courses can satisfy your state’s regulatory requirements, visit www.SedationRegulations.com. This unique online resource is kept up-to-date with the latest in sedation legislation by DOCS Education’s fulltime regulatory counsel. Contact one of our course advisers with any questions or visit our course listings to see upcoming classes and locations.

DOCS Education courses carry the AGD PACE certification

DOCS Education is the nation’s premier provider of safe sedation and advanced dentistry education, having trained almost 24,000 dentists. Since 2000, our courses have been accepted by the AGD for Fellowship/Mastership and membership maintenance credit. We offer extensive CE opportunities, both in-person and online, that meet your needs.

What is DOCS Education?

DOCS Education is an exclusive community of professionals serving at the forefront of dentistry. We offer world-class courses on safe sedation and advanced dentistry, relying on instructors who are consistently ranked among the very best in the nation. We also are a supportive network of members who guide one another to be better, more confident, more successful dentists.