CONTINUING DENTAL EDUCATION AND ALUMNI AFFAIRS

March 24-25, 2017

TSBDE-Approved Course for Certification
Minimal Enteral (Oral) Sedation and
Emergency Procedures

ERNEST B. LUCE, D.D.S.

OVERVIEW
Successful completion of this course will provide the necessary training for a dentist to apply to the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners for a permit to administer minimal enteral (oral) sedation (level 1 permit). The course is a 16 hour curriculum of lecture with simulated patient scenarios and multiple case discussions.

OBJECTIVES
• Understand current TSBDE rules and regulations regarding minimal sedation.
• To outline the pharmacology of commonly utilized oral sedatives and appropriate techniques.
• Weigh advantages and disadvantages of various oral medications.
• Discuss medical considerations for sedation.
• Address pediatric considerations.
• Provide a comprehensive review of patient evaluation including medical history and vital signs.

PRESENTERS

ERNEST B. LUCE, D.D.S., received his DDS degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston in 1985. In June of 1986, he completed a one year General Practice Residency at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Upon completion of the residency, Dr. Luce joined the Department of General Dentistry at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Currently he is a Clinical Associate Professor at the Health Science Center, and he also maintains a part time private practice in general dentistry in San Antonio.

TIME
Check-in: TBD, 7:30 AM
Program: Friday, 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Saturday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

LOCATION
The University of Texas Health Science Center
at San Antonio, School of Dentistry

TUITION
Dentist: $470.00
KDR Recipient: $446.00
JTH Recipient: $432.00
RSN Recipient: $423.00

CREDIT (Course Code: 158853A)
AGD Code: 132 Hours: 16

 

The Dental School thanks Access Medical USA for its unrestricted educational grant in support of this
continuing education series.

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