Extraction Techniques and Complications

Extraction Techniques and Complications

credit hours | 3 CE hours

This course will introduce you to techniques and treatment options associated with the extractions of teeth in the dogs and cats. We will review preoperative assessments, including awake and anesthetized examinations, and the proper use of dental equipment. Dental radiography and extraction complications will also be presented.

This course is 100% online. All the videos and assessments are on demand. Completion of this course with an 80% or better provides 3 hours of CE!

What You'll Learn

  • Appreciate the importance of thorough patient assessment and preoperative planning
  • Evaluate teeth and choose the most appropriate techniques to utilize when performing extractions in dogs and cats
  • Recognize canine and feline extraction complications and identify appropriate treatment options



This course material is from one of the modules in Clinical Small Animal Dentistry. Find out more about the full Clinical Small Animal Dentistry course here.

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