June 15, 2018

Lecture Course-TSBDE-Course for Recertification
Review Course in Moderate Sedation & Advanced Emergency
Procedures in the Dental Office (Level 2 and Level 3 Sedation review)


The Texas State Board of Dental Examiners
(TSBDE) requires level 2 and level 3 sedation permit holders to complete approved continuing education every 2 years to maintain the sedation permit. This must take the form of ACLS, PALS or an approved sedation review course. Individuals who complete the entire course will receive a certificate that can be submitted to the TSBDE to document completion of the approved moderate sedation review course. Level 2 and 3 permit holders must also complete every 2 years an additional 8 hours of medical emergency or sedation related CE separate from the ACLS, PALS or this "approved" course.

• Review the Texas rules and regulations regarding the administration of moderate enteral and moderate parenteral sedation.
• Update the dentist on patient evaluation for the administration of moderate sedation.
• Update the dentist on monitoring techniques for moderate sedation.
• Update the dentist on pharmacology relating to moderate sedation.
• Update the dentist on the management of sedation emergencies and common medical emergencies.
• Review basic EKG interpretation.
• Review airway management techniques useful in the administration of moderate sedation.
• Review risk management in moderate conscious sedation.

ERNEST B. LUCE, D.D.S., received his DDS degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston in 1985. In 1986, he completed a one year General Practice Residency at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Upon completion, Dr. Luce joined the Department of Comprehensive Dentistry at The UT Health Science Center at San Antonio. Currently, he is a Clinical Associate Professor at the Health Science Center, and he also maintains a part time private practice in general dentistry in San Antonio.

His teaching duties include didactic presentations as well as clinical supervision of graduate general dentistry residents. Dr. Luce served as Head of the Graduate Division of the Department of General Dentistry and Program Director for the General Practice Residency at UT Health Science Center at San Antonio from 1993 to 1999.

Check-in: TBD, 7:30 AM
Program: Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

UT Health San Antonio, School of Dentistry

Dentist: $220.00

CREDIT (Course Code: 162004A)
AGD Code: 132 Hours: 8

The School of Dentistry thanks Access Medical for its
unrestricted educational grants in support of
this continuing education series.

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