Wyoming Board of Dental Examiners

Important Notes

Practice in Wyoming

  • The Wyoming Board of Dental Examiners licenses Dentists, Dental Hygienists and Dental Assistants. No person may practice as a Dentist or Dental Hygienist in the State of Wyoming without first obtaining a license from the Board. No Dental Assistant may take and expose x-rays without first obtaining registration from the Board.

Applying for Licensure

  • It is the responsibility of the applicant to review the Rules and Regulations to determine the appropriate application method. The Board office will not communicate with any individual except for the applicant regarding the status of any application.
  • The Board will NOT accept cash.

License Renewal

  • Please note all licenses must be renewed by December 31 of each year in order to continue to practice in the state. If your license is not renewed by December 31, you may not practice dentistry in Wyoming.
  • CE IS NOW REQUIRED!!! Please visit Chapter 3 of the Rules for details. More explanation can be found in the Continuing Education Requirements Overview document.

Application Forms

Dentist by Endorsement

Dentist by Examination (New Grad)

If a new graduate - not licensed anywhere yet.

Dentist by Endorsement w/ Temp Educator's permit

If actively licensed in another state and requesting a temporary educator's license to instruct at a dental hygiene school.

Dentist Relicensure

If Wyoming license has lapsed/expired.

Dentist Reinstatement

If Wyoming license has been revoked, surrendered, suspended, conditioned, or restricted.

Non-Clinical Dentist

Limited license for teaching, examining, consulting, reviewing, or engaging in administrative oversight.