Welcome to the Louisiana State Board of Dentistry

Our mission is to protect the public by regulating the professions of dentistry
and dental hygiene in Louisiana in accordance with the Dental Practice Act.

 

Dentists and Hygienists - Renew Your License Online

Dentists and hygienists whose licenses expire December 31, 2014, may now renew their licenses online with a credit card.

Your license renewal payment must be complete no later than 11:59 PM December 31, 2014, to avoid a late fee. Your license is not considered renewed until your payment has been processed.

Your License ID is your license number and your PIN is the last 4 digits of your SSN.

ONLINE RENEWALS - DENTISTS

ONLINE RENEWALS - HYGIENISTS

 

CHANGES TO CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES REGULATIONS

There have recently been changes to controlled substances regulations both in Louisiana and on the federal level.

Act 397 of the 2014 Legislature
Effective August 1, in Louisiana, carisoprodol (Soma, Acipodal, Carisol, Carisoma), which had previously been a Schedule IV drug, has been placed in Schedule II.

DEA Scheduling Action
As of August 18, tramadol (Ultram, Ultracet, Mydol, etc.) is now controlled and has been placed in Schedule IV.  Every DEA registrant
currently in possession of tramadol must take an inventory of it in accordance with DEA regulations.  If you do not wish to handle controlled substanaces, you must surrender it according to 21 CFR ยง1307.21 or transfer it to a DEA registrant.

 

 

 

 

 

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