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To be in compliance with Texas law, a Dental Assistant may not position or expose dental x-rays unless the Dental Assistant is REGISTERED with the State Board of Dental Examiners (SBDE). SBDE Registration: 512.463.6400.

Once you have successfully completed a Dental Assistant Course and Examination with an SBDE Approved Provider or have taken the JURISPRUDENCE ASSESSMENT, you must apply to the SBDE for Registration. Upon receiving the certification of Registration from SBDE you may use the RDA Credential. SBDE provides Licensure Verification.

 

A Registered Dental Assistant is required to renew Registration annually with:

 

 Copy of current Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Card

 Six (6) hours of Continuing Education (CE)

 Renewal Fee

 

Note: Dental Assistants who have other certifications must have up-to twelve (12) hours of CE annually. Having Nitrous Oxide Monitoring Certification is included.

 

  Radiology Certification - Required

 

  Infection Control Certification Required

 

  Jurisprudence Required

 

Current Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Card - Required

 

  Nitrous Oxide Monitoring Certification

 

  Pit & Fissure Sealant Certification

 

  Coronal Polishing Certification

 

  Dental Assistant Registration Procedures

 

  List of Approved Dental Assistant Course Providers

 

  Dental Assistant Course Provider Information

 

  Continuing Education Requirements for Dental Assistants 

 

  Dental Assistant Laws and Rules

 

  Optional Certificates

 

  Rules to Govern

 

Texas Dental Assistants Association
PO Box 1602, Cypress, TX 77429  E-mail: TDAA2002@aol.com

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