The challenge faced by all clinicians today is to provide safe and effective dental
treatment to our medically complex patients. Thus, as dental professionals, we
must be equally aware of the medical considerations of agents commonly used in
the practice of dentistry as well as the dental considerations of the medications
frequently prescribed for the treatment of multiple systemic diseases.
In this dynamic, information-packed, and engaging program, Tom Viola, R.Ph.,
C.C.P. draws from his 30 years’ experience as a pharmacist, dental educator and
author to offer a complete overview of the principles of dental pharmacology.
Master the art of tailoring dental therapy to patients’ existing medical conditions
while avoiding potential complications. Learn to optimize safe, effective, and
appropriate pain control to retain and acquire patients. Make Pharmacology what it
was always meant to be: your most valuable instrument in treating today’s
medically complex patient.