DENTISTS, DENTAL HYGIENISTS AND DENTAL AUXILIARIES
State Board of Dentistry--Members.
Appointment and term of lay member.
Terms of office--Vacancies.
Officers of board.
Board continued within Department of Health--Records and reports.
Acceptance of funds by board--Separate fund--Payments from fund--Expense limited
Compensation of board members and secretary-treasurer--Expenditures.
Affiliation with American Association of Dental Boards and testing agency--Dues--Meetings.
Removal of member.
Immunity from liability.
Powers and duties of board.
Restrictions on rule-making power of board.
Enforcement of chapter.
Assistance in enforcement--Expenditures--Employment of attorney.
Subpoena power of board--Administration of oaths.
Inspection of premises--Confidentiality of records.
Report of suspension or revocation of practice privilege by facility.
Discovery--Evidence in contested case--Personal injury or wrongful death actions.
Sanctions authorized for violation of chapter.
Summary suspension of license or registration--Grounds--Hearing--Appeal.
Reinstatement of suspended or revoked license or registration.
Immunity from liability for acts of members of professional committees--Confidentiality of committee communications.
Unauthorized practice or representation as dentist or dental hygienist, radiographer,
registered assistant, or specialist--Misdemeanor.
Fraudulent or misleading advertising--Misdemeanor.
Sale, offer, or advertising of dental services by unlicensed or unregistered person
License required to practice dentistry--Exclusive responsibility of dentists.
36-6A-32 to 36-6A-32.2. Repealed.
Prescription or administration of drugs.
Performance of dental services outside scope of education, training, or experience
Persons excluded from unauthorized practice or prohibited services provisions.
36-6A-34 to 36-6A-38. Repealed.
Fee-splitting as misdemeanor--Partnerships and employment excepted.
License required to practice dental hygiene--Supervision of preventive and
Hygienist requirements for preventative and therapeutic services under collaborative
Evidence of hygienist requirements--Fee--Promulgation of rules.
Dentist responsible for dental hygienist or dental auxiliary--Differing levels of
assistance based upon education.
Criteria for license to practice dentistry.
Criminal background investigation of applicants for licensure as dentist and licensees
under disciplinary investigation--Fees.
Criteria for license to practice as dental hygienist.
, 36-6A-46. Repealed.
Criteria for license to practice dentistry for person licensed in another state.
Criteria for license to practice as dental hygienist for person licensed in another state.
Certified translation of document.
Refusal to grant license or registration due to incompetence or unprofessional or
Issuance or renewal of license.
Temporary registration for dentist or dental hygienist licensed in another state.
Temporary registration for applicant for license to practice as dentist or dental
Person practicing under temporary registration subject to board supervision and
Teledentistry services to patient located in state is practice of dentistry in state.
Teledentistry services to comply with chapter as if services provided in person.
Chapter not applicable to dentist outside of state in consultation with in-state dentist.
Annual renewal of license or registration--Information and fee--Notice.
Display of certificates.
Proof of continuing education or continuing competency.
Reexamination on failure to comply with continuing education or competency
requirements--Suspension of license.
Notice to board of change of name or address.
Disciplinary sanctions for professional incompetence, unprofessional or dishonorable
conduct, or violation of chapter--Physical or mental examination.
Unprofessional or dishonorable conduct.
Proof of licensure or registration in prosecution for violation.