How to Manage Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office

Earn 4 CE-Credits!

Saturday, June 1st, 2019
20 Warren St.
New York, N.Y. 10007


Course Description:
This course highlights the critical steps in preparing to handle emergency situations that can occur in dental practices.  It is designed to improve your ability to plan for, manage and handle office medical emergencies as part of the dental team. Includes a discussion of what should be included in the office emergency kit. Also provides scenarios of medical emergency situations at chair-side.

Learning Objectives:
Upon completion of this course, the dental professional should be able to:

• Describe emergency preventive procedures and preparedness in the dental office.
• Explain the importance of obtaining a health history from each patient.
• Demonstrate the initial steps of patient assessment in an emergency.
• Identify how stress and anxiety can lead to medical emergencies.
• Recognize the signs or symptoms of impending or developing emergencies.
• List the general steps to be taken when a medical emergency arises in a dental office.
• Identify the type of emergency when given a patient situation and describe the necessary emergency care.
• Identify the contents of an emergency kit. 


Presenter: Danni Gomes, BSDH, RDH, MAADH
Ms. Gomes graduated from Fones School of Dental Hygiene at the University of Bridgeport in 1994 with a Bachelor of Science Degree. Ms. Gomes is also an American Heart Association Certified Basic Life Support Instructor.

Danni has 24 years experience as a Registered Dental Hygienist, with a license to practice in both the state of New York and New Jersey. Ms. Gomes is an adjunct faculty member at New York University College of Dentistry’s Dental Hygiene Department.

She is an Instructor in the Continuing Education Department at New York City College of Technology’s Dental Assisting Program. Danni is a founding member of the Academy of Applied Myofunctional Sciences. Danni is also a member of the American Academy of Dental Hygiene, the International Association of Healthcare Professionals, and the American Dental Education Association. She is an active member of the American Dental Hygienist’s Association in which she has served on the Continuing Education Peer Review Panel. Danni Is the proud owner of Creative Dental Connections, A.C.I. Resuscitation and Co-owner of MYO Central.
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*Refund policy states that anyone who has to cancel must do so by 48hrs prior to date of program.
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Danni Gomes
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