Wyoming Board of Dental Examiners
General Processing Questions
Q. What is the fastest way to get an answer from Board staff?
A. E-mail is the quickest form of communication with the Board staff. For general questions or licensing questions, please e-mail staff at the email provided under the "Contact Us" link above.
Q. Can I pay over the phone for anything?
A. At this time, we do not have the ability to take credit or debit card payments over the phone or in the board office.
Q. I live in Cheyenne; can I bring in my application, documents or payment?
A. Of course! Our hours are Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm. If you need to talk to Board staff, please call ahead to make sure we will be in the office when you arrive. Please be aware the Board does NOT accept cash.
Q. Who do I make my check, cashier’s check or money order out to?
A. The State of Wyoming or the Wyoming Board of Dental Examiners.
Q. Where do I mail my application or request forms?
A. The address to our office can be found on the contact us page. It also is on top of every application and form.
Q. I moved. How can I change my address with the Board?
A. All address changes must be received in writing. You can email your new address to the email provided under the "Contact Us" link above.
Q. I got married or divorced recently and changed my last name. What do I need to do with the Board office?
A. We have a name change request form. We also can accept a written request. You will need to include the legal document that allowed for the name change. This generally is a copy of your marriage license of divorce decree. If a divorce decree, please only bring the page specifying the name change.
Q. I changed my name a while ago but my proof of legal presence still shows my previous name. Can I still apply using my proof of legal presence?
A. Yes! You will need to include a copy of the legal document that allowed for your name change (commonly a copy of your marriage license or divorce decree) with your application.
Q. I want to apply in another state and they told me I need a letter with my license information, how do I get that?
A. You need a license verification. There is a fee of $25.00 for this service, payable by cashier’s check or money order to the state of Wyoming. We do have a verification request form available under "Manage License".
Scope of Practice Questions
Q: Am I allowed to do....
A: Practice questions that have already been considered by the Board can be found in the Practice Guide document on the Practice Resources page under the "Practitioners" heading above.