Idaho State Board of Dentistry

The Idaho State Board of Dentistry is the licensing agency of the state of Idaho.  Their mission is to assure the public health, safety and welfare in the state of Idaho by the licensure and regulation of dentists and dental hygienists.  They are separate from the Idaho State Dental Association, which is a professional membership for the dentists of Idaho. 

For licensing information, contact the Idaho State Board of Dentistry.

Idaho Prescription Monitoring Program

All active status dentists shall acquire thirty (30) credits of verifiable continuing education hours. One (1) credit is defined as one (1) hour of instruction. One (1) of the credits must be related to the use of the Idaho Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP).

The Idaho Board of Dentistry in conjunction with the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, the Idaho Board of Pharmacy, and the Idaho Board of Medicine have developed a course, "Opioid Prescribing Guidelines and Use Of the Idaho Prescription Monitoring Program" to meet the aforementioned requirement. 

To access this course, please click HERE.​