Temple Dental Sedation Review Course

Temple Dental Sedation Review Course

Date:               Saturday, March 9, 2019

Time:               9:00 a.m. – 2:30pm                                        

Registration:   8:30 a.m.                                                           

Location:         Dental Future Center, 401 Commerce Drive, Wisdom Auditorium, Fort Washington, PA 19034                           

Tuition:           Dentist $245    DT $100

Credits:           5 (L)

Register:                https://dentistry.temple.edu/continuing-ed/registration-form

This course will be a comprehensive review of topics essential to the understanding and practice of sedation in dentistry. Discussed will be various modalities of sedation and anesthetic delivery for dental care; pre-operative assessment and suitability for sedation in the dental office; sedation equipment, training, and staffing; patient safety; record keeping; and complications, management, and medical emergencies.


Upon course completion, you will:

  • Understand the continuum of sedation and anesthesia.
  • Know how to select cases for appropriate levels of sedation.
  • Know what can be expected to be accomplished with sedation techniques.
  • Have the preparation needed to perform safe sedation procedures.
  • Have recognition and management of sedation related complications and avoidance.
  • Understand Medical Emergency management


Dr. Stanley Heleniak

Dr. Stan Heleniak, a Dentist Anesthesiologist, is the Educational Director of the Temple Dental Sedation Center and Assistant Professor of OMPMS at Temple. He was previously at Penn Dental directing sedation for graduate programs of periodontics and pediatric dentistry.  He is a graduate of Temple Dental and completed a residency in anesthesiology at Michael Reese Hospital in Chicago.

Dr. Stanley Heleniak:  No relevant financial relationships to disclose.

CE Planning Committee: Members of the CE planning committee have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry designates this activity for said number of continuing education credit.  Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider at http://dentistry.temple.edu/continuing-ed or to ADA CERP at ADA.org/goto/cerp.