Dental Emergencies for Allied Health Professionals
Presented by Dr. Peter Fritz and Dr. Luisa Schuldt
This specialized session will equip allied health professionals with essential knowledge to confidently manage dental emergencies encountered in their practices. Designed for nurses, doctors, and medical personnel this lecture will focus on practical solutions and immediate interventions. The aim of this lecture is to provide attendees with a comprehensive understanding of dental emergencies allowing them for them to respond effectively in critical situations.
Dr. Peter FritzB.Sc., D.D.S., F.R.C.D. (C), Ph.D. (Perio), M.B.A., LL.M. Periodontist
Dr. Fritz is a certified specialist in periodontics and is in full-time private practice in Fonthill, Ontario. The focus of his periodontal practice is dental implant therapy, bone and soft tissue reconstruction, and periodontal wellness. Dr. Fritz has lectured internationally and his team have presented research from their clinic at meetings around the globe. Dr. Fritz is an Adjunct Assistant Clinical Professor at McMaster University and an Adjunct Professor at Brock University. He developed and implemented the first Dental Hygiene Periodontal Residency Program in North America. Dr. Fritz is the Staff Periodontist for the Niagara Health System, President of the Welland District Dental Society, past President of the Ontario Society of Periodontists and past President of the Niagara Peninsula Dental Association.
Dr. Luisa SchuldtD.D.S., M.Sc., F.R.C.D. (C), Periodontist, Prosthodontist
Dr. Luisa A. Schuldt is a double certified dental specialist, being a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada, in both Periodontics and Prosthodontics. She has been in full-time private practice, limited to prosthodontics and implant dentistry since 2000. She completed a graduate program in Prosthodontics in 2007 and pursued additional training in implant dentistry. She led a high-performing team for 15 years before her interest in widening her scope of surgical skills lead her to return to graduate school and specialize again by completing a Diploma in Periodontics and Master of Science Degree in Craniofacial Science from the University of British Columbia in 2017.