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Department of Health Professions
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Board of Dentistry
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Dentistry [18 VAC 60 ‑ 21]
Action Amendment to restriction on advertising dental specialties
Stage NOIRA
Comment Period Ends 9/5/2018
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8/16/18  12:18 pm
Commenter: Sheamus Hart, Hart Orthodontics

Strongly Oppose
 

The American Dental Association has recognized the current specialties in dentistry and set guidelines for one to achieve the title of specialist.  As dentists, it's false advertising to label yourself as a specialist when you know the governing body of dentistry does not recognize you as such.  This attempted ammendment goes in direct violation of the standards set by the ADA.