Medical Emergencies and their Management in Dental Practice
To provide information and advice on the most common medical emergencies to occur in dental practice and how the whole Dental team can assist. Also to highlight the contents and how to use the emergency kit.
- Highlight the most common types of medical emergency that can occur in dentistry.
- Highlight which patients may be `at risk’ of a potential medical emergency during dental care.
- Highlight which drugs are used in particular emergencies.
- Discuss the role of the entire dental team in a medical emergency
GDC Development outcomes – A, B, C, D
Nick is both a dentist and medical doctor and utilises his experience in both fields to provide excellent care for his patients. After working in hospitals across London and the South East, Nick has since decided to focus his expertise and skills on providing dental implants to his patients in the dental practice setting.
Nick is committed to continuing postgraduate study and has completed the esteemed Diploma in Implant Dentistry at the Royal College of Surgeons of England, and also has a Diploma in Conscious Sedation. He is a member of the Association of Dental Implantology (ADI), the European Association of Osseointegration (EAO), the Society for the Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry (SAAD) and regularly attends lectures and conferences to keep up to date with new techniques and clinical evidence. Nick is also Advanced Life Support certified.
He has a calming and gentle approach which helps puts patients at ease, and is highly skilled and methodical when carrying out all aspects of dental implant treatment.