AADB Dental & Dental Hygiene Compact

Simplifying licensure portability nationwide without compromising public protection and dental standards

Supported by

The Oklahoma State Board of Dentistry

Supported by

The Louisiana Board of Dental Examiners

Supported by

The Mississippi Board of Dental Examiners

Supported by

CDCA-WREB-CITA

Streamlined Application Process

Uniform Licensure Requirement

Ensures
Public Protection

No Cost for Military Members

Streamlined Application Process

Uniform Licensure Requirements

Ensures
Public Protection

No Cost for Military Members

FAQs for Jurisdictions

The Compact is operated by state dental board members, administrators, and other staff and allows for each state to maintain independence in decision-making.

About the AADB Compact

The AADB Dental and Dental Hygienist Licensure Compact was developed to expedite licensure and increase access to dental health care through licensure boards acting in cooperation.

FAQs for Dental Professionals

The Compact gives licensees one location to maintain professional documentation to expedite compact license privileges in states, hospitals, or institutional credentialing.

News

Stay up-to-date on compact development and legislative efforts across the country.