Local Anaesthetic

This course is designed for Dentists, Oral Health Therapists, Dental Therapists & Hygienists.

Event overview

This course will build the knowledge and skills required to successfully administer and manage local anaesthesia within the dental practice.

LEarning Objectives

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

1. Understand the mechanism of different local anaesthetics
2. Locate anatomic landmarks for each injection site
3. Select appropriate local anaesthetic agent, dependent upon patient’s medical history
4. Recognize, prevent, and manage complications associated with local anaesthetic
5. Be able to manage local anaesthetics related a range of dental procedures.

Speaker biography

Dr Greg Mahoney 
BDSc, GradDipClinDent, MSc(Dent), PhD, FADI, FPFA and President of ASDA.

Greg graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Science from the University of Queensland in 1978. He also has a Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (Pain Control and Sedation); a Master of Science (Dentistry); a PhD in Oral Public Health and fellowships from the Academy of Dentistry International and the Pierre Fauchard Academy.

He is a member of the Australian Dental Board’s Committee on conscious sedation and member of the special purpose committee on sedation for the Australian Dental Association. He is presently the President of the Australian Society of Dental Anaesthesiology and the Australasian Military Medicine Association. He has owned and operated his own private practice since 1980.

Event Pricing

ADA Member - $440
ADA Member Clinical Staff* - $440
1st and 2nd Year Graduate ADA Member - $330
Non-Member - $575
Non-Member Clinical Staff* - $575

*Clinic Staff include; Oral Health Therapists, Dental Therapists & Hygienists.

CPD Points

3 Scientific hours 


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9/8/2020 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
ADAQ CPD & Training Centre 22 Hamilton Place Bowen Hills, QLD 4006 AUSTRALIA

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