Local Anesthesia Certification Course

Date: February 23 - 25, 2018
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Pacific University College of Health Professions, Dental Health Clinic
222 SE 8th Avenue
Hillsboro, OR 97123
Contact: Kihei Castillo
Phone: 503.352.2663


Pacific University will offer a Local Anesthesia Certification Course Friday, Saturday & Sunday, February 23-25, 2018.


This 24-hour continuing education provides a study of local anesthesia techniques used in dental care. Components of pain, pain control, needle placement and techniques for local anesthesia are included. The participant will practice administering local anesthesia to a partner in a supervised clinical setting.


This continuing education course is designed to fulfill the educational requirement for dental hygienists to obtain an endorsement from the Oregon Board of Dentistry to administer local anesthesia under the general supervision of a licensed dentist. In addition, this course is designed to fulfill the educational requirement for the Western Regional Examination Board (WREB) Local Anesthesia Examination. This continuing education course has been approved by the Oregon Board of Dentistry.


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