Medical emergencies in the dental office

It’s 3 p.m. on a Friday and a middle-aged man sporting a gray Buffalo Bills T-shirt sits in a dentist’s chair. His appointment on this particular day is for a tooth that has been causing him considerable pain over the past several days.

The dental hygienist prepares him for a bite-wing X-ray. Shortly after she places the device in his mouth, he begins choking, then swallows the X-ray. He passes out. Immediately, Ann, the dental hygienist, springs into action, calling for a doctor’s assistance and for someone to dial 911. She begins administering CPR.

This powerful, realistic situation recently unfolded not in an actual dentist’s office, but in the Behling Simulation Center in Farber Hall on the South Campus.

It was part of a new immersion learning program for dental more

For further information, please contact Dr Firas Daoudi specialist cosmetic dentist and specialist in prosthodontics at Smile Clinic.

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We are proud to provide the widest possible choice of private dentistry to our clients including: General Dentistry, Cosmetic Dentistry, Teeth Whitening, Dental Implants, Hygienist services / treating gum disease, Root Canal Treatments (Endodontics), Conventional and invisible Braces (Orthodontics), Occlusion / TMJ disorders, Sedation for the anxious patients

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