Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Dentistry
Regulations Governing the Practice of Dentistry [18 VAC 60 ‑ 21]
Content of acceptable examination
Action 5281
General Information
Action Summary Subsections A (licensure by examination) and B (licensure by credentials) of Section 210 are amended to require that after the effective date of the regulation, all applicants are required to have passed a clinical competency examination that included sections on endodontics, prosthodontics, periodontics, and operative dentistry consisting of a posterior class II and anterior class III restoration.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [005697]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
8623 Fast-Track Stage withdrawn on 09/13/2019 prior to publication in The Virginia Register.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jamie Sacksteder  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4581    FAX: (804)698-4266    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.