March 11, 2023 - San Antonio, TX



ABOUT THIS COURSE This course is designed specifically for dentists practicing in Texas who wish to achieve the required training to administer sedation to high-risk patients (ASA 3 or 4). Training for this course satisfies TX RULE §110.16 by providing a minimum of sixteen (16) hours of didactic training and instruction in sedation/anesthesia of high-risk patients. Didactic education includes:

  • pre-anesthetic patient assessment/evaluation for medically compromised and geriatric patients;
  • physical evaluation and medical history of high-risk patients, including obesity, pregnancy, and obstructive sleep apnea syndrome, cardiovascular disease, metabolic or genetic disorders, hematologic disorders, and other systemic diseases/conditions affecting sedation/anesthesia;
  • high-risk patient anatomical and/or physiological differences;
  • medical consultations;
  • high-risk respiratory assessment, including airway anatomy, physiology, and management;
  • informed consent by patient, parent, or guardian;
  • sedation/anesthesia pharmacology;
  • sedation/anesthesia management of patients identified with special health care needs;
  • high-risk patient monitoring;
  • peri-operative complications and emergencies;
  • emergency management of high-risk patients, including high-risk anesthesia equipment and resuscitation supplies;
  • sedation/anesthesia technique;
  • sedation/anesthesia record keeping;
  • patient recovery and discharge;
  • appropriate patient selection; and
  • Learners will complete satisfactory management of sedation/anesthesia in at least ten (10) cases involving high-risk patients sedated/anesthetized at the highest level of permit held. At least five (5) of the cases will involve the hands-on administration of sedation/anesthesia as the primary provider. No more than five (5) cases will be observed. The ten (10) cases will involve high-fidelity emergency sedation/anesthesia simulations.
Train with the sedation experts and expand your scope of patient care by registering today! Call (855) 406-7671 to register.

Event Details

Date: 2023-03-11

Start time: 00:00

End time: 00:00

Venue: San Antonio, TX

Coordinates: 29.5215101,-98.5023953

Directions: DoubleTree by Hilton San Antonio Airport 611 NW Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78216

Phone: 855-406-7671

Email: Mercer@admatraining.org