Welcome to the State of
Alabama’s Online Resource for

Dentists, Dental Hygienists,
and Information


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Proposed Changes to Board Rules:

Maintenance of Controlled Substances Records and Inventory Amend Rule 270-X-2- .12 Packet

Mandatory Continuing Education for Dentists and Dental Hygienists Amend Rule 270-X-4- .04 Packet

CE Broker/Continuing Education

For more information, please go to https://www.dentalboard.org/professionals/continuing-education

Licensing Specialist Email:

Beginning January 1, 2023, please use the email licensing@dentalboard.org.






Continuing Education:

Beginning October 1, 2022, licensees will be required to obtain his/her continuing education hours per Alabama Administrative Code r. 270-X-4 .04.

For the renewal September 1, 2023, all licensees must be registered and using their CE Broker account to document Continuing Education.

Infiltration Anesthesia for Dental Hygiene Procedures*

Location: UAB-School of Dentistry

Dates: April 14-16, 2023; or November 3-5, 2023

Register: https://reg.learningstream.com/reg/event_page.aspx?ek=0040-0004-bc28c3f3097c4d72a0c1302b9ba09be6

*This course meets the criteria to apply for the Hygiene Infiltration Permit with our Board.



Board Meetings:

April Board meeting will be held April 7, 2023. There will be a "Public Hearing on Administrative Rules" beginning at 8:30 a.m. with the regular Board meeting at 8:45 a.m.



Public Safety


COVID Update:

The Board has determined all Alabama dental professionals shall follow CDC recommendations regarding COVID-related restrictions, as required by Alabama Administrative Code, r.270-X-2 .15. This determination supersedes all previous recommendations by the Board. (See November 4, 2022 Board minutes)

Also, please check the FAQ page for other information.  https://www.dentalboard.org/faqs/