Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Dentistry
Regulations Governing the Practice of Dentistry [18 VAC 60 ‑ 21]
Training requirements for botulinum toxin injections for cosmetic purposes
Action 6389
General Information
Action Summary As directed by statute, sets forth training requirements for dentists to administer botulinum toxin injections for cosmetic purposes and amends 18VAC60-21-350 as directed.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [7739]
Associated Mandates Botulinum toxin injections to be administered by general dentists for cosmetic purposes; Board to determine training requirements
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
10203 Emergency/NOIRA Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 05/06/2024 and expires on 11/05/2025.
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.