Claudine Sordyl

Claudine Sordyl, RN, MS received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing at Mercy College of Detroit (UDM) and a Masters of Science in Health Services Administration at University of Detroit (UDM). She has many years of experience in hospital nursing (oncology, medical-surgical, critical care, emergency), and in the dental arena of oral and maxillofacial surgery and study coordinator in drug research projects. Currently, Claudine is Associate Professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry where she teaches Physical Assessment and Medical Emergency, Pain and Anxiety Control, Therapeutics, Nitrous Oxide/Local Anesthesia and Basic Life Support classes to dental/dental hygiene undergraduate and post graduate students, staff, and faculty. Local and national speaking engagements include topics on Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office, Complications of Nitrous Oxide, Pivotal Responsibilities for Dental Auxiliaries involving Sedation and Anesthesia in Dental Practice, and Local and Systemic Complications of Local Anesthesia.