Dr. Robert Peskin Anesthesia & Emergency Medicine Garden City, NY
Register Now!
  • Private practice: management of anxious, apprehensive and special needs patient
  • Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Division of Hospital Dentistry at Stony Brook University School of Dental Medicine
  • Diplomate, National Dental Board of Anesthesiology 

Friday Courses
FR336 - Local Anesthesia: A Review of Concepts Old and New; Tried and True
Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Room: GWCC, GWCC A412
Type: General    Handouts: Yes
Dentist Fee: $0.00  Other Fee: $0.00

This presentation provides an update and review of the essentials of local anesthesia pharmacology and administration. Strategies for selecting an anesthetic agent will be developed including a detailed discussion regarding the more recently introduced local anesthetics, delivery systems and reversal agents. The presentation will also include a discussion of some local anesthetic adjuncts, including buffering and nasal administration. The presentation will conclude with a discussion of some of the untoward reactions that can result from the administration of local anesthesia.

FR513 - Simulation Training: Emergency Preparedness and Management for the General Dentist
Time: 2 - 5 PM
Room: GWCC, GWCC EXHIBITS 5
Type: Interactive    Handouts: Speaker bringing
Dentist Fee: $80.00  Other Fee: $80.00

In the event of an in-office emergency, a successful outcome relies on how well the doctor and staff work together as a team. This unique program provides an experience that addresses the best means to prepare, organize, and optimize all of your office resources to provide the best possible care in case of an emergency.

Saturday Courses
SA514 - Simulation Training: Emergency Preparedness and Management for the General Dentist
Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
Room: GWCC, GWCC EXHIBITS 5
Type: Interactive    Handouts: Speaker bringing
Dentist Fee: $80.00  Other Fee: $80.00

In the event of an in-office emergency, a successful outcome relies on how well the doctor and staff work together as a team. This unique program provides an experience that addresses the best means to prepare, organize, and optimize all of your office resources to provide the best possible care in case of an emergency.

SA381 - Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Sedation and Its Role in the Continuum of Anxiety and Pain Control in Dentistry
Time: 1:30 - 4:30 PM
Room: GWCC, GWCC A302
Type: General    Handouts: Yes
Dentist Fee: $0.00  Other Fee: $0.00

This presentation will provide an update and review of the essentials of nitrous oxide/oxygen sedation. Subjects that will be discussed include a historical review of the agent; a review of the pharmacology, manufacture and safe administration of nitrous oxide/oxygen; an overview of the delivery systems currently available as well as an in-depth discussion of the occupational hazards and adverse effects that have often been associated with its use in dentistry. In addition, nitrous oxide/oxygen use will be discussed in the overall context of the spectrum of anxiety and pain control modalities available in dentistry today.


Registering for the Hinman Dental Meeting is required to attend ALL courses and Special Events.
Course type description:
General = No additional fee (registration required for these courses – we no longer accept walk-ups)
Registered, Interactive, Participation and Special Events = Fee courses