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Board of Dentistry
Regulations Governing the Practice of Dentistry [18 VAC 60 ‑ 21]
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7/9/19  8:26 am
Commenter: Russ Mullen

I support the petition

Whether it is taking a physical impression or a digital one, if the goal is to make a physical appliance that will be inserted in the patient's mouth, there should be an in-person exam of the patient by a certified dentist. There should not be a lowering of the standard of care just because digital technology is used.