All Things LA 2017:
Local Anesthesia 
for Dental Hygienists
from Margaret J. Fehrenbach, RDH, MS @ http://www.dhed.netshapeimage_1_link_0

Nice but not this LA . . .


All Things LA 2017: Local Anesthesia
for Dental Hygienists

Check out the following sites for information on local anesthesia.
Pain control is an important step in the care of the dental hygiene

For many years, Margaret has maintained that there is no
need for a device to learn local anesthesia but student-to-student practice
is truly key. This now has been proven by a a new
going-to-be-landmark research article in the CJDH (scroll) that
she had an opportunity to review for the journal.

Please remember to check state guidelines concerning local
anesthesia administration by a dental hygienist.

"Gow-Gates Mandibular Nerve Block: An Alternative in Local Anesthetic Use", Access Magazine (ADHA), November 2002

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Updated 7/1/2017

Margaret in her Seattle home office working with the skull and local anesthesia landmarks!

RDH Magazine Editorial by Mark Hartley on Margaret and Local Anesthesia

Margaret in one of her past local anesthesia seminars for licensed dental hygienists

Margaret is a Contributor to the Chapters on Anatomy and Technique (both Maxillary and Mandibular), Local Anesthesia for the Dental Hygienist, ed 2, 2017, Published by Elsevier; Preview by Google

Updated 2017 PowerPoint Program available on YouTube on Dental Hygienists and Pain Control by Local Anesthesia by Margaret, covering the need for Pain Control for Dental Hygiene Treatment Plans

Margaret preparing clinical photographs for her textbook files on her husband, Jon

Pubmed for dental local anesthesia- look for evidence based results!

State Chart on LA by Dental Hygienists from ADHA

New Local-Anesthesia Figures in 5th Edition of Illustrated Anatomy of the Head and Neck (2017)

Google Play sample; however, feedback on Kindle for my textbooks is not good.  Not sure how this will "play" out for the figures, etc.

Margaret with Editor Mark Hartley at the  2016 RDH Magazine Under One Roof, National Harbor, MD, where she presented a General Session Seminar on local anesthesia options


Margaret presenting as faculty at Seattle Central College local anesthesia tips for Student Dental Hygienists from the program and 2017 Greater Seattle Dental Hygiene Society