Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office: Yes, They Actually Happen and Are You Prepared?

Saturday, November 10, 2018 from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
The registration period has closed for this event.


***Walk-ins welcome. On-site registration is available***



Learn how to better assess patients and risks to prevent emergencies from occurring, as well as how to plan for and manage emergencies that may occur in your dental practice.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for dentists, specialists and allied dental professionals.


You Will Learn


  • Assessment of patients and risks to prevent emergencies from occurring
  • Diagnosis, causation and management of heart attacks, syncope, strokes and allergic and toxic reactions
  • Emergency airway management for sedation emergencies
  • Examples of medical emergency codes
  • Treatment of medically complex patients and common drugs used

About Us

University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry is one of the nation's premier dental schools and has served the Bay Area community for more than 100 years. The dental school is committed to excellence and innovation in education, research, community service and patient care. The Division of Continuing Dental Education is dedicated to educating dental professionals by providing the highest quality CE programs available in dentistry today.




CE Credit

CEU: Units - 6

This activity is designated for 6 units of continuing education credit.

Course Fees

Tuition: $295 for Dentists, $195 for Allied Dental Professionals

*Course includes lunch and coffee/tea service in the morning


Anders Nattestad, PhD, DDS, is a professor, co-chair of Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, director of the undergraduate Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery program and director of the Implant Surgery program at the Dugoni School of Dentistry.  He has published more than 60 peer-reviewed articles and has presented at numerous conferences, both nationally and internationally. 



Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry

155 Fifth Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

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