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Joel Weaver


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305 W Twelfth Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210

Phone: (614) 292-5574

Email: weaver.13@osu.edu

 

Current OSU Appointments

Faculty Emeritus, Faculty Emeritus

Physician, FGP-Anesthesiology

 

Certifications

1972 - present Dentist: Ohio State Dental Board
1972 - present Dentist: North East Regional Dental Board
1975 - present Anesthesia Permit: Ohio State Dental Board
1975 - present Fellow: American Dental Society of Anesthesiology
1975 - present Diplomate: National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
1996 - present Diplomate: American Dental Board of Anesthesiology
1968 - 2006 Registered Pharmacist: Ohio State Board of Pharmacy
 

Chapters in Books

JM Weaver. "Post-doctoral residency training in anesthesia and sedation." In Anesthesia and Sedation in the Dental Office. Edited by Dionne and Laskin. 153-156. New York, NY, US|USA: Elsevier Science Publ Co, January 1986.

JM Weaver. "Preoperative Patient Assessment.." In Peterson’s Principles of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2nd Edition. Edited by Michael Miloro. Chapter 4-. Hamilton, CA|CAN: B.C. Decker, January 2004.

 

Degrees

1972 D.D.S., The Ohio State University

1976 Ph.D., The Ohio State University

 

Editorial Activities

present Anesthesia Progress
present Anesthesia and Pain Control in Dentistry
present Anesthesia and Pain Control in Dentistry
present United States Pharmacopeia Convention Inc (USPDI), United States Pharmacopeia Dispensing Information
present Special Care in Dentistry
present Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology, and Endodontics
present Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology, and Endodontics
present Journal of the American Dental Association
present Journal of Pediatric Dentistry
 

Honors

1968 Award for Leadership and Achievement. Pharmaceutical Association Student.
1972 Outstanding Academic Achievement. Chauncey D. Leake Prize in Pharmacology.
1972 Certificate of Recognition for Outstanding Academic Achievement.
1980 Omicron Kappa Upsilon. National Dental Honor Society.
1985 Teacher of the Year Award-Outstanding Academic Achievement. Department of Pharmacology.
1985 Teacher of the Year Award. Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist Students.
1987 Teacher of the Year Award. Senior Medical Anesthesiology Residents (1st Awardee).
1988 Teacher of the Year Award. Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist Students.
1988 Fellow. American College of Dentists.
1992 Fellow. International College of Dentists.
1998 Heidbrink Award.
2003 Leonard M. Monheim Award. American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists.
2006 Horance Wells Award. International Federation of Dental Anesthesiology Societies.
2007 Postle Teaching Award. College of Dentistry.
 

Journal Articles

Allison ML; Gardier R; Gaston GW; Weaver JM. "The responsibility and methods of teaching sedation and anesthesiology in the dental schools.." Dental Clinics Of North America. Vol. 17, no. 2. (April 1973.): 343-.

Racey GL; Weaver JM. "Teaching advanced life support to predoctoral dental students.." Journal Of Dental Education. Vol. 43, no. 11 Pt 1. (October 1979.): 590-.

Beck FM; Kaul TJ; Weaver JM 2nd. "Recognition and management of the depressed dental patient.." Journal Of The American Dental Association (1939). Vol. 99, no. 6. (December 1979.): 967-.

Beck FM; Weaver JM 2nd. "Blood pressure and heart rate responses to anticipated high-stress dental treatment.." Journal Of Dental Research. Vol. 60, no. 1. (January 1981.): 26-.

Beck FM; Weaver JM; Blozis GG; Unverferth DV. "Effect of arm position and arm support on indirect blood pressure measurements made in a dental chair.." Journal Of The American Dental Association (1939). Vol. 106, no. 5. (May 1983.): 645-.

Wangler MA; Weaver JM. "A method to facilitate fiberoptic laryngoscopy.." Anesthesiology. Vol. 61, no. 1. (July 1984.): 111-.

Weaver JM. "Intraoperative management during conscious sedation and general anesthesia: patient monitoring and emergency treatment.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 33, no. 4. (July 1986.): 181-.

Luyk NH; Beck FM; Weaver JM. "A visual analogue scale in the assessment of dental anxiety.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 35, no. 3. (May 1988.): 121-.

Luyk NH; Weaver JM; Beck FM; Loetscher CA; Sacks J. "The effectiveness of flurazepam as night sedation prior to the removal of third molars.." International Journal Of Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery. Vol. 17, no. 6. (December 1988.): 347-.

Luyk NH; Weaver JM; Quinn C; Wilson S; Beck FM. "Comparative trial of succinylcholine vs low dose atracurium-lidocaine combination for intubation in short outpatient procedures.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 37, no. 5. (September 1990.): 238-.

Fuhrman TM; Ewell CL; Pippin WD; Weaver JM. "Comparison of the efficacy of esmolol and alfentanil to attenuate the hemodynamic responses to emergence and extubation.." Journal Of Clinical Anesthesia. Vol. 4, no. 6. (November 1992.): 444-.

Weaver JM 2nd. "Contemporary anesthetic techniques for orthognathic surgery.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 39, no. 4-5. (January 1992.): 146-.

Quinn CL; Weaver JM; Beck M. "Evaluation of a clinical recovery score after general anesthesia.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 40, no. 3. (January 1993.): 67-.

Weaver JM. "Special considerations concerning general anesthesia for dental treatment of handicapped patients.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 42, no. 3-4. (January 1995.): 93-.

Fishbaugh DF; Wilson S; Preisch JW; Weaver JM 2nd. "Relationship of tonsil size on an airway blockage maneuver in children during sedation.." Pediatric Dentistry. Vol. 19, no. 4. (May 1997.): 277-.

Weaver JM. "Incorporating new ADA sedation-anesthesia practice guidelines into state dental board regulations.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 45, no. 4. (September 1998.): 131-.

Weaver JM. "Good drugs and bad drugs: what's the difference?." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 45, no. 2. (March 1998.): 45-.

Ganzberg SI; Weaver JM. "Anesthesia for office-based oral and maxillofacial surgery.." Dental Clinics Of North America. Vol. 43, no. 3. (July 1999.): 547-.

Weaver JM. "Propofol for intravenous conscious sedation--an oxymoron.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 46, no. 3. (June 1999.): 89-.

Weaver JM. "The safety of both fixed and transportable office-based anesthesia for dentistry.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 46, no. 1. (December 1999.): 1-.

Weaver JM. "Fentanyl dosage.." Pediatric Dentistry. Vol. 21, no. 2. (March 1999.): 80-.

Weaver JM. "Articaine, a new local anesthetic for American dentists: will it supersede lidocaine?." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 46, no. 4. (September 1999.): 111-.

Weaver JM. "Two notable pioneers in conscious sedation pass their gifts of pain-free dentistry to another generation.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 47, no. 2. (March 2000.): 27-.

Weaver JM. "Worldwide advancement of anesthesia in dentistry.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 47, no. 1. (December 2000.): 1-.

Weaver JM. "The steel-needle butterfly--an outdated intravenous lifeline technology in modern anesthesiology.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 47, no. 4. (December 2000.): 117-.

Weaver JM. "The automated electronic defibrillator--should every office be required to have one?." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 47, no. 3. (June 2000.): 65-.

Weaver JM. "Is an unblemished safety record indicative of a safe anesthesia practitioner?." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 48, no. 3. (June 2001.): 77-.

Weaver JM. "Is it malpractice for state dental boards to require competency testing on humans?." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 48, no. 2. (March 2001.): 53-.

Weaver JM. "Sleep dentistry-should oral sedation for adults now be regulated?." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 48, no. 1. (December 2001.): 1-.

Weaver JM. "The narcotic or the benzodiazepine--which should be given first for IV conscious sedation?." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 48, no. 4. (September 2001.): 123-.

JM Weaver. "Why general anesthesia programs for general dentists must be accredited.." Anesth Prog. Vol. 49, no. 3. (January 2002.): 75-76.

JM Weaver. "Medical anesthesiologists keep CRNA supervision rules intact: What are the implications for the dental profession?." Anesth Prog.. Vol. 49, no. 2. (January 2002.): 41-43.

JM Weaver. "Discussion: Ropivacaine for dental anesthesia: a dose-finding study.." J Oral Maxillofac Surg.. (January 2002.): 60-.

Hall D, JM Weaver, Ganzberg S, Rashid R, Wilson S.. "Bispectral EEG index monitoring of high-dose nitrous oxide and low dose sevofluran sedation.." Anesthes. Prog.. Vol. 49, (January 2002.): 56-62.

Weaver JM. "Good isn't good enough anymore: upgrading training and provider evaluations.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 49, no. 4. (December 2002.): 107-108.

Weaver JM. "Dental anesthesiology--a most noble profession.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 49, no. 1. (December 2002.): 1-.

JM Weaver. "Dental anesthesiology – a most noble profession.." Anesth Prog.. Vol. 49, no. 1. (January 2002.): 1-2.

Weaver JM. "Medical anesthesiologists keep CRNA supervision rules intact: what are the implications for the dental profession?." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 49, no. 2. (March 2002.): 41-.

Weaver JM. "Risks of intravenous cross-contamination infections in the dental office.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 50, no. 1. (December 2003.): 3-.

Weaver JM. "The powerful influence of Jay J. Jacoby MD, PhD, on dental anesthesiology training.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 50, no. 2. (January 2003.): 51-.

Kennedy S, Reader A, Nusstein J, Beck M, Weaver J.. "The significance of needle deflection in success of the inferior alveolar nerve block in patients with irreversible pulpitis.." J. Endodon. Vol. 29, no. 10. (January 2003.): 630-633.

Nusstein J, Kennedy S, Reader A, Beck M, Weaver J.. "Anesthetic efficacy of the supplemental X-Tip intraosseous injection in patients with irreversible pulpitis.." J Endodon. Vol. 29, no. 11. (January 2003.): 724-728.

Gallatin J, Reader A, Nusstein J, Beck M, Weaver J.. "A comparison of two intraosseous anesthetic techniques in mandibular posterior teeth.." JADA. Vol. 134, (January 2003.): 1476-1484.

Gallatin J, Nusstein J, Reader A, Beck M, Weaver J.. "A comparison of injection pain and postoperative pain of two intraosseous anesthetic techniques.." Anesth Prog. Vol. 29, no. 10. (January 2003.): 630-633.

JM Weaver. "The 10th International Dental Congress on modern pain control: What have we learned." Anesth Prog. Vol. 50, no. 3. (January 2003.): 103-.

Hall DL; Moses MK; Weaver JM; Yanich JP; Voyles JW; Reed DN. "Dental anesthesia management of methemoglobinemia-susceptible patients: a case report and review of literature.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 51, no. 1. (January 2004.): 24-.

Weaver JM. "What is meant by a "safe and effective sedation technique"?." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 51, no. 4. (January 2004.): 113-.

Weaver JM. "Increased anesthetic risk for patients with obesity and obstructive sleep apnea.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 51, no. 3. (January 2004.): 75-.

Weaver JM. "Fire hazards with ambulatory anesthesia in the dental office.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 51, no. 2. (January 2004.): 45-.

Weaver JM. "Faulty office systems invite human error.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 51, no. 1. (January 2004.): 1-.

Nusstein J; Berlin J; Reader A; Beck M; Weaver JM. "Comparison of injection pain, heart rate increase, and postinjection pain of articaine and lidocaine in a primary intraligamentary injection administered with a computer-controlled local anesthetic delivery system.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 51, no. 4. (January 2004.): 126-.

Nusstein J, Lee S, Reader A, Beck M, Weaver J.. "Injection pain and postinjection pain of the anterior middle superior alveolar injection administered by the Wand or conventional syringe.." Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endodon. Vol. 98, (January 2004.): 124-131.

Nusstein J, Burns Y, Reader A, Beck M, Weaver J.. "Injection pain and post- injection pain of the palatal-anterior superior alveolar injection administered with the Wand-Plus system, comparing 2% lidocaine with 1:100,000 epinephrine to 3% mepivacaine.." Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endodon. Vol. 97, (January 2004.): 164-172.

Mikesell P, Nusstein J, Reader A, Beck M, Weaver J.. "A Comparison of Articaine and Lidocaine for Inferior Alveolar Nerve Blocks.." J Endod. Vol. 31, no. 4. (January 2005.): 265-270.

Weaver JM. "The importance of taking a second look at new medications.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 52, no. 2. (June 2005.): 49-.

Weaver JM. "The increasing use of alcohol-based hand sanitizers.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 52, no. 3. (September 2005.): 85-.

Weaver JM. "Earning continuing education credits from Anesthesia Progress.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 52, no. 4. (December 2005.): 121-.

Nusstein J, Wood M, Reader A, Beck M, Weaver J. "Comparison of the degree of pulpal anesthesia achieved with the intraosseous injection and infiltration injection using 2% lidocaine with epinephrine.." Gen Dent. (January 2005.): 50-53.

Nusstein J, Claffey E, Reader A, Beck M, Weaver J.. "Anesthetic Effectiveness of the Supplemental Intraligamentary Injection, Administered with a Computer-Controlled Local Anesthetic Delivery System, in Patients with Irreversible Pulpitis." J Endod. Vol. 31, no. 5. (January 2005.): 354-358.

Berlin J, Nusstein J, Reader A, Beck M, Weaver J.. "Efficacy of articaine and lidocaine in a primary intraligamentary injection administered with a computer-controlled local anesthetic delivery system.." Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. Vol. 99, (January 2005.): 361-366.

Weaver JM; Chacon GE; Larsen PE. "The Ohio State University Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency program.." Journal Of Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery: Official Journal Of The American Association Of Oral And Maxillofacial Surgeons. Vol. 64, no. 7. (July 2006.): 1003-.

Weaver JM. "It's time to throw out old-fashioned Latin abbreviations.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 53, no. 1. (March 2006.): 1-.

Weaver JM. "The great debate on nurse-administered propofol sedation (NAPS)--where should we stand?." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 53, no. 2. (June 2006.): 31-.

Weaver JM. "Managing "real" anesthesia emergencies on human simulators.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 53, no. 4. (December 2006.): 117-.

Weaver JM. "ADA sedation-anesthesia guidelines revisions deserve our support.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 54, no. 3. (September 2007.): 99-.

Weaver JM. "Caution: maintain anti-platelet therapy in patients with coronary artery stents.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 54, no. 4. (December 2007.): 161-.

Weaver JM. "Calculating the maximum recommended dose of local anesthetic.." Journal Of The California Dental Association. Vol. 35, no. 1. (January 2007.): 61-.

Weaver JM. "Accreditation of dentist anesthesiologist residencies is approved by CODA.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 54, no. 2. (June 2007.): 43-.

Weaver JM. "Is your preanesthetic medical history form state-of-the-art?." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 55, no. 4. (December 2008.): 107-.

Weaver JM. "ADA's sedation and anesthesia guidelines pass: will they be universally accepted?." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 55, no. 1. (March 2008.): 1-.

Susi L, Reader A, Nusstein J, Eck M, Weaver J, Drum M.. "Heart rate effects of intraosseous injections using slow and fast rates of anesthetic solution deposition.." Anest Prog.. Vol. 55, no. 1. (January 2008.): 9-15.

Weaver JM. "New drugs on the horizon may improve the quality and safety of anesthesia.." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 55, no. 2. (June 2008.): 27-.

Weaver JM. "What is the standard of care for anesthesia? Who determines it?." Anesthesia Progress. Vol. 56, no. 1. (March 2009.): 1-.

 

Reference Works

January 2002 Turner J, Reader A, Nusstein J, Beck M, Weaver J.."Anesthetic efficacy of a primary, apical injection using the X-tip system in mandibular posterior teeth." . : A49
January 2002 Wood M, Reader A, Nusstein J, Beck M, Padgett D, Weaver J."Venous blood concentrations of lidocaine after maxillary infiltration and intraosseous injection." . : 237
January 2002 JM Weaver."Discussion: Ropivacaine for dental anesthesia: a dose-finding study." . : 1010
January 2003 Younkin K, Reader A, Nusstein J, Beck M, Weaver J, Padgett D."Clinical success of a postoperative 6-day oral dose regimine of methylprednisolone in symptomatic, necrotic teeth." . : 254
January 2003 Wood M, Nusstein J, Reader A, Beck M, Padgett D, Weaver J.."Comparison of the anesthetic efficacy of maxillary infiltration and intraosseous injection." . : 256
January 2003 Berlin J, Nusstein J, Reader, Beck M, Weaver J."Anesthetic efficacy of articaine and lidocaine in PDL injections using the Wand" . : 254
January 2004 Nusstein J, Claffey E, Reader A, Beck M, Weaver J."Anesthetic efficacy of the supplemental Wand PDL injection in patients with irreversible pulpitis." .
January 2004 Mikesell P, Nusstein J, Reader A, Beck M, Weaver J."Anesthetic efficacy of 4% articaine with epinephrine compared to 2% lidocaine with epinephrine in inferior alveolar nerve bocks." .
January 2004 Martinkus A, Reader A, Nusstein J, Beck M, Weaver J."Anesthetic efficacy of lidocaine and mepivacaine in the maxillary second division nerve block" .
January 2004 Claffey E, Reader A, Nusstein J, Beck M, Weaver J."Articaine vs lidocaine for inferior alveolar nerve blocks in patients with irreversible pulpitis." .
January 2005 Goodman A, Reader A, Nusstein J, Beck M, Weaver J.."Anesthetic efficacy of lidocaine/meperidine in inferior alveolar nerve blocks." . : 222
January 2005 Bukhari Meyers S, Nusstein J, Reader A, Beck M, Weaver J.."Effectiveness of conventional anesthetic technique in patients with symptomatic necrotic teeth." . : 222
January 2005 Nusstein J, Steinkruger G, Reader A, Beck M, Weaver J."The effects of a two stage injection on inferior alveolar nerve block injection pain." . : 216
January 2005 Steinkruger G, Nusstein J, Reader A, Beck M, Weaver J.."The effects of needle bevel orientation on success of the inferior alveolar nerve block" . : 222
January 2005 Bigby J, Reader A, Nusstein J, Beck M, Weaver J.."Articaine for supplemental intraosseous anesthesia in patients with irreversible pulpitis." . : 222
January 2008 JM Weaver."New drugs on the horizon may improve the quality and safety of anesthesia" . : 9

Presentations

"Current Concepts in Office Anesthesia." Presented at Sunbury Seminars, Columbus, OH, US|USA. (December 2002)

"Dental Anesthesiology Board Review Course." Presented at American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists., Pittsburgh, PA, US|USA. (September 2002)

"Conscious sedation in oral surgery in the U.S.: An update on drugs, techniques and monitoring.." Trier, DE|DEU. (October 2002)

"Clinical demonstration of propofol general anesthesia for oral surgery.." Presented at Berufsverband Deutscher Oralchirurgen, Speicher, DE|DEU. (October 2002)

"Current Concepts in Office Anesthesia." Presented at Sunbury Seminars, Columbus, OH, US|USA. (June 2002)

"Pediatric sedation- the American experience." Presented at Tenth International Dental Congress on Modern Pain Control. International Federation of Dental Anesthesia Societies, Edinburgh. (June 2003)

"Anesthesia for Major Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery." Presented at American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists, Los Angeles, CA, US|USA. (September 2003)

"Current Concepts in Office Anesthesia." Presented at Sunbury Seminars, Columbus, OH, US|USA. (December 2003)

"Management of Asthma and COPD in Dental Practice." Presented at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry Post College Assembly, Columbus, OH, US|USA. (April 2004)

"Communicating with the Patient Prior to Surgery and Preoperative Sedation." Presented at Creighton University Pain Conference, Omaha, NE, US|USA. (October 2004)

"Anesthesia for the Drug Tolerant Chronic Pain Patient." Presented at Creighton University Pain Conference, . (October 2004)

"Asthma and Other Pulmonary Disorders." Presented at Sunbury Seminars, Columbus, OH, US|USA. (June 2004)

"Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in Anesthesia." Presented at Ohio State University Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Columbus, OH, US|USA. (June 2004)

"Review Course in Dental Anesthesiology Part I." Presented at OSU College of Dentistry and The American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists, Columbus, OH, US|USA. (August 2004)

"Current Concepts in Office Anesthesia." Presented at Sunbury Seminars, Columbus, OH, US|USA. (December 2004)

"State Sedation and Anesthesia Guidelines as Gatekeepers for Care." Presented at Ohio Dental Society of Anesthesiology, Cincinnati, OH, US|USA. (February 2005)

"Current Concepts in Office Anesthesia." Presented at Sunbury Seminars, Columbus, OH, US|USA. (June 2005)

"Contemporary Issues of Cardiac Management and Its Influence on Anesthetic Risk." Presented at American Dental Society of Anesthesiology Annual Scientific Session, Charleston, SC, US|USA. (March 2005)

"History of Anesthesia in Dentistry and at the Ohio State University." Presented at American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists Annual Scientific Meeting, Scottsdale, AZ, US|USA. (April 2005)

"Optimizing the Cardiac Patient Prior to Anesthesia." Presented at American Dental Society of Anesthesiology Annual Scientific Session, Charleston, SC, US|USA. (May 2005)

"Current Concepts in Office Anesthesia." Presented at Sunbury Seminars, Columbus, OH, US|USA. (December 2005)

"Review of New State Dental Board Anesthesia Rules." Presented at Ohio Dental Society of Anesthesiology Annual Meeting, Cincinnati, OH, US|USA. (January 2006)

 

Professional Activities

2002 - present Union County Memorial Hospital Anesthesia. Marysville, OH.
2002 - present American Dental Association. Chicago, ll.
2002 - present Journal of Pediatric Dentistry.
2002 - present Columbus, OH.
2002 - present Chicago, Ill.
2004 - present Mock Oral Board Examinations in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Ohio State University College of Dentistry. Columbus, OH.
2006 - present Mock Oral Board Examinations in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. The Ohio State University, College of Dentistry. Columbus, OH.
2002 Mock Oral Board Examinations in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Ohio State University College of Dentistry. Columbus, OH.
2002 Ohio State University College of Dentistry. Columbus, OH.
2005 Mock Oral Board Examinations in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Ohio State University College of Dentistry. Columbus, OH.