The target of this book is the undergraduate dental students to give them the basic concept and outline of the principle of local anesthesia and exodontia in brief short notes form that is easy to understand, remember and to implement clinically.
The local anesthesia and exodontia is the fundamental part of Oral Surgey that should be known well by all dentists, since it is one of the daily surgical procedures in dentistry.
This book is suitable as well for the oral & maxillofacial surgery trainees who are looking for a concise rapid revision of management of simple, complex dental extraction and management of medically compromised patients.
I dedicate this book to my students everywhere, my parent and family. I would like to express sincere thanks to my wife for continuous support, encouraging and help.
I would like to acknowledge Dr. Fadi Jarab and Dr. Wamig Fareed for their contribution in this work (Chapter 3 and part 2 in chapter 4 written by Fad Jarab and Chapter 6 by Wamiq Fareed).
The figures of this book has been drawn by: Dr. Omar Mohammad Dad. I would like to acknowledge him for his help in producing the figures of this book, his help was valuable and appreciated.
This book has been revised by: Dr. Ghaith Gazal, and Dr. Albaraa B. Alolayan. I would like to acknowledge them for their contribution in this work.
With appreciation and thanks to Instant Anatomy. 10 Summerfield Cambridge, CB3 9HE, UK. http://www.instantanatomy.net, for their permission for using some of their illustration in chapter one (The Outline of the Trigeminal Nerve Anatomy).
Conflict on Interest
The authors confirm that this article content has no conflict of interest.
Esam Ahmad Z. Alomar
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
College of Dentistry
Taibah University, Madinah