Short lecture segments present the anatomical landmarks anddiscuss the steps of a nerve block technique, followed by a clinicaldemonstration of the technique. Then participants pair up topractice locating the landmarks and walking through the techniqueon each other (no actual injections are given). Techniques presentedinclude the conventional Inferior Alveolar Nerve Block, the Gow-Gates and the Vazirani-Akinosi Mandibular Division Nerve Blocks,and the Maxillary Division Nerve Block. Additional techniques willbe discussed by participant request.
Note: Attendees are encouraged to bring their own magnification loupesor protective eyewear with a light source, one anesthetic syringe (Only for demonstration purposes; actual injections will not be administered.) and an Anatomy Atlas.