Every specialty in dentistry employs local anesthesia in one way or the other. Without the knowledge of effective administration of local anesthetics, it is not possible for any dental surgeon to deliver satisfactory and qualitative treatment. This book has been written in view of the requirements of undergraduate and postgraduate students. Covers basics of Pharmacology of local anesthetic drugs, anatomy, neurophysiology, mechanism of action of local anesthetic, varied techniques in administration of local anesthesia, complications and their management. Includes the latest developments, anesthetic products and drug delivery system. Incorporates numerous diagrams, photographs and illustrations to enhance understanding of the subject. Keeping in view the entrance examination pattern, a chapter on multiple choice questions has been included to benefit the students. Serves the needs of all dental students and practitioners.