Wyoming Board of Dental Examiners

Hygienists

License and Permits required to practice in Wyoming

  • Individuals wishing to practice as a Dentist or Dental Hygienist in the State of Wyoming must first obtain licensure.

  • Any dental assistant taking and exposing radiographs or placing pit and fissure sealants must first obtain a permit.

Applying for Licensure

  • The Board office will only communicate with the applicant regarding the status of any application.

  • The Board will not accept cash, please do not mail or carry in cash payments.

Application Processing

Once an application file is received and determined to be complete, review typically takes 1-3 weeks. This is a generalization and not a guarantee. Review time may vary due to the application type, current staff and/or review committee workload, if any discipline is disclosed, etc. All applications are processed as quickly as staff is able and each is processed in the order received.

Questions?

Please contact dentalboard@wyo.gov with any questions!

Hygiene Application Forms

The Wyoming Board of Dental Examiners requires completion of a patient-based clinical examination. There are no exceptions to this requirement!! You MUST take a patient based clinical exam that meets the requirements in Chapter 3 of the Board Rules to be licensed in Wyoming.

Click a link below and print the form you need. These are not editable or fillable. You must open and print.

Hygienist by Examination (New Graduate) - If a new graduate - not licensed anywhere yet.

Hygienist by Endorsement - If actively licensed in another state.

Volunteer's Certificate - If retired, a certificate for providing services to low-income, uninsured persons at nonprofit health care facilities

Hygiene Reinstatement - For those seeking reinstatement following disciplinary action

Hygiene Employment Verification Form - For those needing employer verification of clinical experience.

Expanded Duty Application Forms

Click a link below and print the form you need. These are not editable or fillable. You must open and print.

Local Anesthesia Application

Nitrous Oxide Application

Soft Tissue Lasers Application


Approved Expanded Duty Courses

Other Forms

Click a link below and print the form you need. These are not editable or fillable. You must open and print.

Address / Name Change - To update your name or contact information with the Board Office

License Verification Request - To have your Wyoming license verified to other jurisdictions or entities

Replacement Documents Request - To request replacement pocket cards or wall certificate