SCDS Update

Thank you for everyone’s patience. We still need a few weeks to finalized details on the upcoming 2022/2023 schedule and plan to announce by the end of July. We apologize for the delay.

Input Needed:

  1. We will offer radiology this year and are looking for input as to any specific radiology topics you would like to have covered or reviewed.
  2. As we schedule courses, we are looking for input for the 2023/2024 courses. If there are any speakers you would like to request, please forward the name to us.

Send your input to Christina at

We look forward to seeing you this fall!

Notes for Emergency Medicine Lecture

Below is the link to download the notes for the Friday March 11, 2022 lecture and a few links that Dr. Pompa wanted to share. Don’t forget to stay for the social time to meet Dr. Pompa after the course.

Lecture Notes (large file to download):

Links and resources that will be discussed or referenced Friday:

A link for the drugs that should be modified in dosage as well as intervals prescribed is directly below:

List of non-cardio selective B blocker drugs (the ones to be careful when using epi in the local).

Reference articles:

Meet Dr. Daniel Pompa (literally!) – March 11 Speaker

On March 11 the Sioux City Dental Society will be having a meet and greet/happy hour with Dr. Pompa following the conclusion of his afternoon session. 2 beverages will be provided by the dental society with hors d’oeuvres.

Dr. Daniel Pompa DDS will be presenting his lecture Actions and Algorithms for Medical Emergencies, How to Save a Life – Including Your Own next Friday March 11. Below is his bio.

After graduating from New York University College of Dentistry in 1978, Dr. Daniel G. Pompa completed a General Practice Residency at Long Island Jewish Hospital, followed by specialty training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Lincoln Hospital, New York Medical College. In 1982, he became a Fellow of The American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and in 1992 a Fellow in The International Congress of Oral Implantologists. Dan is now a visiting speaker at eight Dental Schools throughout the U.S.

Dr. Pompa is now an author with eight courses on-line and has published in many journals such as:  The Journal of  the American Dental Association,  Dentistry  Today  and  the  New  York  State  Journal of  the  Academy of  General  Dentistry.  He has been featured as a Seminar Series Speaker/Consultant  for  the  American Dental Association. Dr. Pompa is now a Colgate Speaker and has a course “Medical Emergencies in the Dental Practice” on the Colgate Website.  Dentistry Today has cited Dr. Pompa as a “Leader in Continuing  Education in 2018, 2019 and 2020″.  He has presented over 600 lectures both Nationally and Internationally. His main topic “Actions and Algorithms for Medical Emergencies, How to Save a Life – Including Your Own” has now been presented throughout the U.S. as well as in Canada, South America and in Europe.

Dr. Daniel G. Pompa practiced  as an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon for over  30  years in New York  City and is now lecturing  full-time.  He  has  organized  several  Charity  Golf Tournaments to raise money for our Veterans  at  the  Northport  VA  Hospital. Dan has been the host of the  “New York Classic Film Club” which is in its sixth year and meets at the Port Washington Public Library on Long Island,  New  York.

Dr. Dan G. Pompa is also an inventor, having been issued a U.S. Patent for his contribution in  developing  a  protocol  for  CT  Guided Surgery in the field of Dental Implantology.

Course Handouts for Friday

Below are links to the handouts for the lecture by Dr. Fry on Friday. We will only have a few copies available, so please bookmark or print them ahead of time if you would like access during the course.

February 11 Course Schedule Change Announced

A second speaker has been added to the course schedule for February 11.

8-9am: Rhonda Anderson will provide an additional hour on infection control for the Nebraska dentists who now need the second hour for licensure and for others who missed the previous course.

9-12 and 1-3: Dr Danielle Fry will present “ Understanding the cause of malocclusion and why phase 1 therapy is needed.“ Check out her website to learn more about her: