january, 2022

This is a repeating event

202221jan8:30 am4:30 pmRelative analgesia8:30 am - 4:30 pm(GMT+11:00) View in my timeLevel 3, 10 Yarra Street Event Organized By: ADA VB Discipline:SedationFormat:Hands-on,In-Person

Relative analgesia

Event Details

Become proficient and confident in the administration of nitrous oxide in clinical practice

This course will enable participants to become proficient and confident in the administration of nitrous oxide in clinical practice. Approved by the Australian Society of Dental Anaesthesiology (ASDA), the course provides an introduction to the use of relative analgesia (RA) in dental practice. It is also an excellent refresher for dentists wishing to update their knowledge and practical skills in the delivery of RA

Topics include:

  • Practical application of the use of RA on patients
  • Usage of RA armamentarium
  • Appropriate maintenance and sterilisation of equipment
  • Indications and contra-indications of relative analgesia.

You will learn:

  • Understand the legal requirements for the use of RA
  • Understand the indications, limitations and advantages of using RA
  • Use RA properly
  • Appropriately bill for RA procedures.


Speakers for this event

  • Dr Angelo Preketes

    Dr Angelo Preketes

    BDS, GradDipClinDent (Oral Implants), GradDip-ClinDent (Conscious Sedation & Pain Control)

    Dr Preketes obtained Graduate Diplomas in Clinical Dentistry at The University of Sydney in the areas of Oral Implants, and Conscious Sedation and Pain Control. He runs his own practice in Sydney and is a Visiting Dental Officer at the IV Sedation Department of West Mead Hospital.

    BDS, GradDipClinDent (Oral Implants), GradDip-ClinDent (Conscious Sedation & Pain Control)

  • Dr Michael Walker

    Dr Michael Walker

    BDS (Syd), FPFA

    Dr Michael Walker BDS, FPFA is a past President of ASDA and is the University of Sydney lecturer for diploma students in intravenous sedation and is the senior clinical associate and external examiner in intravenous sedation. He teaches dentists from across Australia the skills required for sedation dentistry. Dr Walker has been treating anxious patients as a private practitioner since 1984 where nitrous oxide inhalation sedation forms an integral part of his practice.

    BDS (Syd), FPFA


ADA VBThe Australian Dental Association Victorian Branch (ADAVB) is the professional association of Victorian dentists. We aim to improve the dental health of all Victorians, promote the highest standards of professional dental care and enhance the professional lives of our members. We support and advocate on behalf of dentists to build a stronger voice for our profession and to promote the oral health of Victorians. We listen to the concerns of Victorian dentists, monitor the impacts on our profession and focus on the priorities identified by our members.[email protected] Level 3, 10 Yarra St, South Yarra VIC 3141


(Friday) 8:30 am - 4:30 pm(GMT+11:00) View in my time

Future Event Times in this Repeating Event Series

january 22, 2022 8:30 am - january 22, 2022 4:30 pm

CPD Hours

6 clinical hours

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