Opioids in the Dental Office

Posted on 03/10/2018

ADA President, Dr. Joe Crowley's Jan. 22 ADA News piece, "Preventing opioid abuse from the dental chair," dentistry is at a crossroads when it comes to prescribing opioids for dental pain.

Here's what you can do now: Take the free CE webinars on safe and effective opioid prescribing and review the ADA’s statement on the use of opioids to treat dental pain, and the 2018 Call to Action which outlines specific steps to help keep opioid pain relievers from becoming a source of harm.  

Learn more at ADA.org/opioids