May 27, 2020
When: Jun 17, 2020 06:30 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
Topic: Medication Safety in Dentistry
Topics to be discussed include:
1. Safe use of emergency medications
2. Safe opioid prescribing practices
3. Safe antibiotic prescribing practices
3. Implications of anti-...
May 1, 2020
Dr. Steve Yun, M.D.
Dear Colleagues -
I have so much to share with you regarding the current pandemic, but I cannot fit all my thoughts into a blog post. So I will be sponsoring a free CE Webinar next week:
When: Wednesday May 27, 2020, at 530 pm Pacific Time (730 pm CDT)
March 25, 2020
Hi, my name is Steve Yun, and I am a board-certified physician anesthesiologist who specializes in dental anesthesia.
The majority of my professional time is spent in the dental office, where I personally provide dental anesthesia for young children, teens, and older ad...
November 26, 2019
As the holidays approach, I am extremely thankful that in the past year I have been able to connect with other outstanding anesthesiologists to help me provide more timely coverage for all our offices that request dental anesthesia services.
In the Orange County and Inl...
November 18, 2018
I try to speak on patient safety at dental conferences whenever possible. I had the privilege of speaking at two recent conferences that were especially inspiring and educational.
First, this past September, I lectured at Harvard’s Pediatric Sedation Outside the OR S...
May 22, 2018
Hi, my name is Dr. Steve Yun, MD. I am a board-certified dental anesthesiologist in southern California.
Last month I had the opportunity to tour Paisley Park, the former home and estate of Prince outside Minneapolis. It was an amazing experience, but also a somber remi...
January 4, 2018
Recently, I helped conduct a teaching session at the Simulation Center at Loma Linda University Medical Center. Using state of the art technology and “smart” patient...
November 20, 2017
Hi, my name is Dr. Steve Yun, and I am a board-certified dental anesthesiologist in Southern California.
Recently I took care of a young woman in her 20s who needed extensive dental rehabilitation. She had severe cerebral palsy, was very small for her age (height = 4 ft...
October 6, 2017
Hi, my name is Dr. Steve Yun, M.D., and I am a board-certified dental anesthesiologist in Southern California.
(Above diagram taken from www.medlineplus.gov).
The ALCAPA Syndrome is a rare congenital heart defect that affects 1 of every 300,000 live births. ALCAPA stands...
September 3, 2017
I am often called in to the dental office to help patients with special needs. So when it comes to dogs, it made sense to help dogs with special needs too. Thus, I...
New Webinar: Medication Safety in Dentistry
New Webinar: Dentistry & COVID-19
To Teach is to Always Learn...
Speaking Up for Patient Safety in Dental Offices
Opioid Safety in Dentistry
Practice + Mistakes = Patient Safety
Case Report: Difficult Airway in the Dental Office
Case Report: 2 yo child with the ALCAPA Syndrome
Special Dogs Deserve Special Treatment
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California Dental Society of Anesthesiology
California Society of Pediatric Dentistry
Dental Patient Safety Foundation
Dr. James Brady
Dr. James Tom
Dr. Jeffrey Bennett
Dr. Robert Bosak
Dr. Steven Ganzberg
Fresh Start Surgical Gifts
Loma Linda University Medical Center
Patient Safety Movement
Rady's Children's Hospital
congential heart disease