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  • Mission
    The Mission of the Oregon Board of Dentistry is to protect the public by assuring that the citizens of Oregon receive the highest possible quality oral health care.
  • Board Meeting Information
    imageBoard Meeting Information:
    Then next scheduled Board Meeting is on December 18, 2015 at 7:30 a.m.
  • Committee Meetings
    Scheduled ​Committee Meetings 
    There is a Teleconference Adminstrative Workgroup Committee Meeting scheduled for November 30, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
Current Topics Important Information
New Rules
The Board held a public rulemaking hearing on August 27, 2015. At its regular Board meeting on August 28th the Board voted to amend 20 administrative rules.
Effective October 1, 2015
The Board voted to make these 13 rule changes effective October 1, 2015.  These rule changes can be viewed here  2015101RuleChanges.pdf
Effective January 1, 2016
The Board voted to make these 7 rule changes effective January 1, 2016.  These rule changes can be viewed here  20160101RuleChanges.pdf
Please note that the new rules effective January 1, 2016 require all dentists who hold a Moderate Sedation, Deep Sedation or a General Anesthesia Permit in addition to having an Advanced Cardiac Life Support certificate and/or a Pediatric Advanced Life Support certificate to also have a current BLS for Healthcare Providers certificate or its equivalent.

      *Effective January 1, 2015 all Licensees must maintain at a minimum a current BLS for Healthcare Providers certificate or its equivalent.