CDCA Member Jurisdictions

The CDCA administers the ADEX dental and dental hygiene examinations. The ADEX examinations are accepted in all CDCA member jurisdictions for initial licensure.

Candidates are encouraged to contact other jurisdictions in which they wish to be licensed to ensure that the ADEX licensure exam will fulfill the requirements for licensure in that jurisdiction.

ARIZONA – 602-242-1492
Ms. Elaine Hugunin
Executive Director
Arizona State Board of Dental Examiners
4205 North 7th Avenue, Ste 300
Phoenix, AZ 85013
FAX: 602-242-1445
Arizona State Board of Dental Examiners

COMMONWEALTH OF JAMAICA
Ms. Natasha Miller
Administrator of the Dental Council
Dental Council of Jamaica
c/o Kingston School of Nursing
50 Half Way Tree Road
Kingston 5, Jamaica – 876-332 5693
Email: jamaicadentalcouncil@gmail.com
Jamaica Dental Council

CONNECTICUT – 860-509-8388
Mr. Stephen Carragher
Health Program Supervisor
Connecticut Department of Public Health
410 Capitol Ave., MS #12 APP
P.O. Box 340308
Hartford, CT 06134-0308
FAX: 860-509-8457
Connecticut Department of Public Health

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA – 202-724-8745
Ms. Janet McCormick
Executive Director
Department of Health
DC Board of Dentistry
899 North Capitol Street, NE
First Floor
Washington, DC 20002
FAX: 202-727-8471
DC Board of Dentistry

FLORIDA – 850-245-4460
Ms. Jennifer L. Wenhold
Executive Director
Florida Boards of Dentistry
Clinical Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling,
Opticianry, Hearing Aid Specialists and Athletic Training
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin C-08
Tallahassee, FL 32399-3258
Email: info@floridasdentistry.gov 
FAX: 850-921-5389
Department of Health, Board of Dentistry

HAWAII – 808-586-2702
Board Administrator/Executive Director
Mr. James Kobashigawa
Hawaii State Board of Dental Examiners
Dept. of Commerce and Consumer Affairs
P.O. Box 3469
Honolulu, HI 96801
FAX: (808) 586-2689
Hawaii State Board of Dental Examiners, Dept. of Commerce and Consumer Affairs

ILLINOIS – 217-785-0800
Mr. Jerry R. Miller
Administrator
Department of Regulation & Education
Illinois State Board of Dentistry
320 W. Washington, 3rd Floor
Springfield, IL 62786
FAX: 217-782-7645
Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation

INDIANA – 317-234-2054
Ms. Cindy Vaught
Board Director
Indiana State Board of Dentistry
402 W. Washington St., Rm. W072
Indianapolis, IN 46204
FAX: 317-233-4236
Indiana Professional Licensing Agency

KENTUCKY – 502 429-7280
Mr. David J. Beyer
Executive Director
312 Whittington Parkway, Suite 101
Louisville, KY 40222
Kentucky Board of Dentistry

MAINE – 207-287-3333
Ms. Teneale Johnson
Acting Executive Secretary
Maine Board of Dental Examiners
143 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333
FAX: 207-287-8140
State of Maine Board of Dental Examiners

MARYLAND – 410-402-8501
Mr. Tony W. Torain
Executive Director
Maryland State Board of Dental Examiners
The Benjamin Rush Building
Spring Grove Hospital Center
55 Wade Avenue
Catonsville, MD 21228
FAX: 410-402-8505
Maryland State Board of Dental Examiners

MASSACHUSETTS – 617-973-0973
Ms. Barbara A. Young
Board of Registration in Dentistry
Bureau of Health Professions Licensure
Mass. Department of Public Health
239 Causeway Street, Suite 500
Boston, MA 02114
Fax 617-973-0983
Massachusetts Division of Health Profession Licensure

MICHIGAN – 517-335-0918
Ms. Rae Ramsdell
Licensing Division Director
Michigan Board of Dentistry
Department of Community Health
P.O. Box 30670
Lansing, MI 48909
FAX: 517-373-2179
Michigan Department of Labor & Economic Growth

MISSISSIPPI – 601-944-9622
Ms. Leah Diane Howell
Executive Director
600 East Amite Street, Suite 100
Jackson, MS 39201-2801
Mississippi State Board of Dental Examiners

MISSOURI – 573-751-0040
Mr. Brian Barnett
Executive Director
Missouri Dental Board
3605 Missouri Boulevard
P.O. Box 1367
Jefferson City, MO 65102
Email: dental@pr.mo.gov
FAX: (573) 751-8216
Missouri Dental Board

NEVADA – 702-486-7044
Ms. Debra Shaffer
Interim Executive Directory
Nevada Board of Dental Examiners
6010 S. Rainbow Blvd., Ste. A-1
Las Vegas, NV 89118
FAX: (702) 486-7046
Nevada State Board of Dental Examiners

NEW HAMPSHIRE – 603-271-4561
Constance N. Stratton
Executive Director
New Hampshire Board of Dental Examiners
121 Fruit Street
Concord, NH 03301-2412
FAX: 603-271-6702
New Hampshire Board of Dental Examiners

NEW JERSEY – 973-504-6405
Mr. Jonathan Eisenmenger
Executive Directory
New Jersey State Board for Dentistry
124 Halsey St., 6th Floor
P.O. Box 45005
Newark, NJ 07101
FAX: 973-273-8075
New Jersey State Board of Dentistry

NEW MEXICO – 505-476-4680
Ms. Cynthia Salazar
Administrative Assistant
Toney Anaya Building
2550 Cerrillos Road, Second Floor
Santa Fe, New Mexico
NM Board of Dental Health Care

NEW YORK – 518-474-3817 x 550
Dr. Dolores Cottrell-Carson
Board Administrator
New York State Board for Dentistry
89 Washington Avenue
Second Floor – West Wing
Albany, NY 12234-1000
Email: dentbd@mail.nysed.gov
FAX: 518-473-6995
New York State Education Department Office of the Professions

OHIO – 614-466-1786
Mr. Harry Kamdar
Executive Director
Ohio State Dental Board
77 South High Street, 17th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215-6135
FAX: 614-752-8995
Ohio State Dental Board

OREGON – 971-673-3200
Mr. Stephen Prisby
Executive Director
Oregon Board of Dentistry
1500 SW 1st Ave.
Suite 770
Portland, OR 97201
Oregon Board of Dentistry

PENNSYLVANIA – 717-783-7162
Ms. Lisa Burns
Board Administrator
Pennsylvania State Board of Dentistry
Box 2649
Harrisburg, PA 17105
FAX: 717-787-7769
Pennsylvania State Board of Dentistry

RHODE ISLAND – 401-222-2151
Ms. Gail Giuliano
Administrator
Rhode Island State Board of Examiners in Dentistry
Three Capitol Hill
Room 104
Providence, RI 02908-5097
FAX: 401-222-1272
Rhode Island Department of Health

UTAH – 801-530-6628
Mr. Larry Marx
Bureau Manager
160 East 300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
FAX: 801-530-6511
Utah Dentist and Dental Hygienist Licensing Board

VERMONT – 802-828-2390
Ms. Diane W. Lafaille
Executive Secretary
Vermont Board of Dental Examiners
Secretary of State, Office of Prof’l Reg’ns.
National Life Building, North Fl 2
Montpelier, VT 05620-3402
FAX: 802-828-2465
Vermont Board of Dental Examiners

WEST VIRGINIA – 304-252-8266
Mr. Marc L. Harman
Executive Secretary
West Virginia Board of Dental Examiners
1319 Robert C. Byrd Drive
PO Box 1447
Crab Orchard, WV 25827
FAX: 304-253-9454
West Virginia Board of Dental Examiners

WISCONSIN – 608-266-21126
1400 East Washington Avenue, Rm 12
P. 0. Box 8935
Madison, WI 53708
Wisconsin Department of Safety & Professional Services