Hawkins, J. Mel

2023 CE Leaders

Dr. Hawkins graduated from the University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry with his DDS degree in 1973 and returned for his formal training in dental anesthesiology at the same university from 1975 to 1976. He is the founding director of the Intravenous Sedation Certification Continuing Education Program in Canada at the University of Toronto and the University of Alberta and places special emphasis on pain control and patient management and unique local anesthesia requirements for the dental patient. He has more than 30 years of private practice experience in Toronto and has been lecturing throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, and Asia for over 40 years. Dr. Hawkins is board certified as a Diplomate of the American Dental Board of Anesthesiologists and is a Fellow of the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology. Dr. Hawkins holds honorary fellowships with the International College of Dentists and the Pierre Fouchard International Academy. Dr. Hawkins is an author, clinician, and speaker on topics concerning sedation and pain-free management of the dental patient. For 13 consecutive years, from 2005 to the present, he has been recognized as a “Top 100 Clinician” and as a Leader in CE by Dentistry Today.

Lecture Topics:
Anesthesia Pharmacology and Technique

Local Anesthesia: Pharmacology and Technique

Medical Emergencies

Oral Sedation

Sedation, Medical Emergencies, and Local Anesthesia

Oral Sedation, Local Anesthesia, Medical Emergencies

Dissection/Demonstration Cadaver Course in Local Anesthesia, Pterygomandibular Triangle, and Muscles Mastication

2023 Lecture Highlights:
Contact for complete lecture schedule.


 Street :91 Rylander Boulevard, Suite 7-134

 City :Toronto

 State :ON

 Postcode :M1B 5M5

 Country :CA


 Telephone :(905) 837-7571 or 0764

 Fax :(905) 837-1941

 Website :http://www.sedationdentistry.us