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LOCATION: Live Webcast Program

Tuesday, July 11, 2023


Principles of Pain Management - Webcast**

Use and Abuse of Prescription Medications-Provider Prescription Program - Webcast**
Conducted as a WEBCAST program using Webex meeting software.  Contact Dr. Canfield at 214-384-0796 to obtain access to the telecast and instructions


Course Summary:  This continuing education program is designed to meet the mandatory CE requirements as required in TSBDE Rule 104.1.  There are two programs available to satisfy the biennial renewal requirement: The 2 (two) hour option fulfills the 1 (one) year requirement or program (from 5:30-7:30 pm), and the 4 (four) hour option fulfills the 2 (two) year requirement (from 5:30-9:30 pm). This webcast can be done as a combined program, with two hours to meet rule 104.1 and 2 hours to meet rule 111.1.

Course Fulfillment: This course is designed to satisfy Prescription Drug Requirement Education of various State Dental Board requirements for states requiring up to 4 hours of Pain Control, including principles of prescribing practices, Use and Abuse of Prescription and non-prescription medications (including street drugs of abuse). Updated/ Reviewed July 12, 2022.


>Dental Anesthesiologist (Certificate- 2 year residency in General Anesthesia)

>Private practice-Diversified Anesthesia for Dentistry providing office based anesthesia services (38 years)

>Former Professor-Anesthesia, AEGD Residency Veterans Administration Hospital

>Advisory Board, Collin County College School of Dental Hygiene

>Former Consultant and Anesthesia Provider, Department of Aging and Disability Services, State of Texas (institutionalized mentally handicapped)

>Fellow in General Anesthesia, American Dental Society of Anesthesiology

>Diplomate, American Dental Board of Anesthesiology

>Diplomate, National Dental Board of Anesthesiology; Certified and Registered Hypnotherapist

>Continuing Education to medical and dental practitioners and staff

>Over 38 years as an anesthesia educator and director of numerous educational programs and teaching at all levels

Presented by:
Dr. David Canfield


Course Objectives:

•Provide educational review for the practitioner based upon individual state board and DEA requirements

•Review safe and effective pain management of pediatric, teenagers and adult.

The Course Material will address:

•Utilization of the Prescription Monitoring Program and how to avoid (limit) fraudulent prescriptions

•Reasonable standards of care of patient management, pain management and drug prescribing

•DEA rules and Regulations

•Principles of non-opioid and opioid pain management

•Discussion of non-pharmacologic pain management techniques

•Communicating with patients and/ or guardian regarding non-opioid pain management

•Effectively communicating with patients regarding the prescription of an opioid or other controlled substance

•Provide guidance with patients regarding the proper disposal of unused controlled substance(s) including pain medications, sedative medications or others

•Discussion of properties of individual medications and utilization in particular populations

•The identification of drug-seeking behavior in patients

•Documentation of controlled substance ordering, prescribing, and/ or dispensing to meet DEA and State Board requirements

•Proper disposal of controlled substances- out of date, contaminated, wasting, etc.

•Guidance to develop an office drug policy

•Staff training regarding office policy

Course Information:

Date:                Tuesday, July 11, 2023

Time:               5:00 pm to 5:30 pm: Check-in for Webcast

                        5:30 pm to 9:00 pm: Webcast Presentation

Location:          Live Webcast

Credit:          2 Hours or 4 Hours Lecture Credit (webcast).

Course Fee:     $95 fee for Dentists in the TWO hour course (5:30 – 7:30 pm)

                        $160 fee for Dentists in the FOUR hour course (5:30 – 9:30 pm)

AGD Codes:     341 Anesthesia & Pain Control; 342 Conscious Sedation; 343 Oral Sedation


Call Dr. Canfield at 214-384-0796 (Pain Management: July 11, 2023)
Mail to AESF, 14742 FM 981; Blue Ridge, Texas 75424

Click here for the E-MAIL registration form (Leave your phone number for a call back regarding your credit card)



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Anesthesia Education and Safety Foundation CE Registration Information, Certifications & Cancellation/Refund policy:

Call us at 1-214-384-0796 to register.

E-Mail Contact:  You may contact us by e-mail at   Web site address:

Registration form mailing address: AESF, 14742 FM 981; Blue Ridge, Texas 75424
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REGISTRATION CANCELLATION:  Please notify us in writing no later than 48 hours before the course commences (in the form of an e-mail or phone call.

CE credits provided by the Anesthesia Education and Safety Foundation, Inc., an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry.  Provider ID# 217924.


Anesthesia Education & Safety Foundation, Inc. is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state of provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 8/1/2022 to 7/31/2026. Provider ID# 217924.