Due to the current concerns: this class will be presented the following way:
The lecture program can be done by either a Live interactive webinar or limited seating will be allowed at our school per guidelines at the time of class:
Attending by Live Webinar: you will need a laptop/desktop/or ipad to participate, you will not need a webcam. You will be emailed the webinar invitation 2 days prior to the class.
The clinical portion is done at St. Joseph’s Hospital Dental Clinic and may be limited,the date and time of the clinical aspect at the hospital might change and are subjected to the current CDC/State/Federal guidelines at the time of the clinical. It might be necessary to add additional dates to accommodate all students and complying with guidelines. We will not know until we get closer to the date.
Prerequisite: Current NJ RDH license or NJ RDA Certification and a Current BLS for the Healthcare Provider CPR Certification.
(CPR classes are available under the BLS for the Healthcare Provider CPR section)
This program will cover planes of anesthesia and analgesia, pharmacology of nitrous oxide, patient evaluation, health history, and physical examination of patient during administration, clinical research, vital signs, emergency procedures, and occupational hazard issues.
This program includes 7 hours of didactic and 7 hours of clinical lab.
This program is approved by the NJ Board of Dentistry for practice in New Jersey.
If you are seeking approval for another state please contact that state to be sure this program will qualify.
There is no exam after the program. You must be able to attend both days as there are no make up days available for this program.
Credits: 14 CEUs
Lecture: Wed. November 11, 2020 in Fairfield / Time: 1pm to 8pm & Clinic: Wed. November 18. 2020 / Start Time 8am at St. Joseph Hospital
Tuition includes book : “Handbook of Nitrous Oxide and Oxygen Sedation” Book fee is $54.71 plus tax $3.65: Books are mandatory and part of the class and are supplied the first day of class. Book Price is not deducted from the class if you do not take the book.
- Lecture on the first day is held at our school in Fairfield or via live interactive webinar
- Clinic on the second day is held at St. Joseph’s Medical Center in the Dental Clinic in Paterson, NJ
Instructor: Dr.Hillel Ephros, DMD, MD, Chairman, Department of Dentistry / Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Medical Director of the Regional Craniofacial Center and Residency Program Director, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center. Former examiner for the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Adjunct Professor, New York Medical College and adjunct faculty member, Columbia University and Rutgers Dental School