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
Arizona State Board of Dental Examiners
1740 W Adams, Suite 2470
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Email: Information@AZDentalBoard.us
FAX: 602-242-1445
Arizona State Board of Dental Examiners

ARKANSAS – 501-682-2085
Arkansas State Board of Dental Examiners
101 East Capitol Avenue, Suite 111
Little Rock, AR 72201
Email: asbde@arkansas.gov
Arkansas State Board of Dental Examiners

COMMONWEALTH OF JAMAICA – 1-876-633-7784
Dental Council of Jamaica
c/o Kingston School of Nursing
50 Half Way Tree Road
Kingston 5, Jamaica
Email: jamaicadentalcouncil@gmail.com
Jamaica Dental Council

CONNECTICUT – 860-509-7603
Connecticut State Dental Commission
410 Capitol Ave., MS #13PHO
P.O. Box 340308
Hartford, CT 06134-0308
FAX: 860-509-8457
Connecticut Department of Public Health

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA – 877-672-2174
Department of Health
DC Board of Dentistry
899 North Capitol Street, NE
First Floor
Washington, DC 20002
Email: doh@dc.gov
FAX: 202-724-8677
DC Board of Dentistry

FLORIDA – 850-245-4474
Florida Board of Dentistry
Department of Health
Board of Dentistry
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
Hawaii State Board of Dental Examiners
Dept. of Commerce and Consumer Affairs
Att: Dental
P.O. Box 3469
Honolulu, HI 96801
Email: dental@dcca.hawaii.gov
FAX: (808) 586-2689
Hawaii State Board of Dental Examiners

ILLINOIS – 217-785-0800
Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
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
Indiana State Board of Dentistry
Professional Licensing Agency
Attn: Indiana State Board of Dentistry
402 W. Washington St., Room W072
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Email: pla8@pla.IN.gov
FAX: 317-233-4236
Indiana Professional Licensing Agency

KENTUCKY – 502 429-7280
Kentucky Board of Denistry
312 Whittington Parkway, Suite 101
Louisville, KY 40222
Email: kbd@ky.gov
Kentucky Board of Dentistry

MAINE – 207-287-3333
Maine Board of Dental Practice
143 State House Station
161 Capitol Street
Augusta, ME 04333
Email: dental.board@maine.gov
FAX: 207-287-8140
State of Maine Board of Dental Practice

MARYLAND – 410-402-8501
Maryland State Board of Dental Examiners
The Benjamin Rush Building
Spring Grove Hospital Center
55 Wade Avenue/Tulip Drive
Catonsville, MD 21228
Email: mdh.mddentalboard@maryland.gov
FAX: 410-402-8505
Maryland State Board of Dental Examiners

MASSACHUSETTS – 617-973-0971
Bureau of Health Professions Licensure
Mass. Department of Public Health
239 Causeway Street, Suite 500
Boston, MA 02114
Email: dentistry.admin@state.ma.us
FAX: 617-973-0980
Massachusetts Division of Health Profession Licensure

MICHIGAN – 517-335-0918
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

MINNESOTA – 612-617-2250
Minnesota Board of Dentistry
2829 University Ave SE, Suite 450
Minneapolis, MN 55414-3249
EMAIL: dental.board@state.mn.us
TOLL FREE: 888-240-4762
FAX: 612-617-2260
Minnesota Board of Dentistry

MISSISSIPPI – 601-944-9622
Mississippi State Board of Dental Examiners
600 East Amite Street, Suite 100
Jackson, MS 39201-2801
Email: dental@dentalboard.ms.gov
FAX: 601-944-9624
Mississippi State Board of Dental Examiners

MISSOURI – 573-751-0040
Missouri Division of Professional Registration
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
Nevada Board of Dental Examiners
6010 S. Rainbow Blvd., Suite A-1
Las Vegas, NV 89118
Email: nsbde@nsbde.nv.gov
FAX: (702) 486-7046
Nevada State Board of Dental Examiners

NEW HAMPSHIRE – 603-271-4561
Office of Professional Licensure and Certification
New Hampshire Board of Dental Examiners
121 Fruit Street, Suite 302
Concord, NH 03301-2412
Email: dental.board@oplc.nh.gov
FAX: 603-271-6702
New Hampshire Board of Dental Examiners

NEW JERSEY – 973-504-6405
New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs
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 – 505-476-4622
New Mexico Board of Dental Health Care
Toney Anaya Building
2550 Cerrillos Road, 2nd Floor
Santa Fe, NM
Email: Dental.Board@state.nm.us
FAX: 505-476-4545
NM Board of Dental Health Care

NEW YORK – 518-474-3817 x 1570
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 – 614-466-2580
Ohio State Dental Board
77 South High Street, 17th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215-6135
Email: dental.board@den.ohio.gov
FAX: 614-752-8995
Ohio State Dental Board

OREGON – 971-673-3200
Oregon Board of Dentistry
1500 SW 1st Ave., Suite 770
Portland, OR 97201
Email: information@oregondentistry.org
FAX: 971-673-3202
Oregon Board of Dentistry

PENNSYLVANIA – 717-783-7162
Pennsylvania State Board of Dentistry
P.O. Box 2649
Harrisburg, PA 17105
FAX: 717-787-7769
Email: St-DENTISTRY@pa.gov
Pennsylvania State Board of Dentistry

RHODE ISLAND – 401-222-5960
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
Utah Dentists and Dental Hygienist Licensing Board
160 East 300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
FAX: 801-530-6511
Utah Dentist and Dental Hygienist Licensing Board

VERMONT – 802-828-2390
Vermont Board of Dental Examiners
Secretary of State, Office of Professional Regulation
89 Main Street, 3rd Floor
Montpelier, VT 05620-3402
FAX: 802-828-2465
Vermont Board of Dental Examiners

WASHINGTON – 360-236-4700
Dental Quality Assurance Commission
P.O. Box 47877
Olympia, WA 98504
Email: hsqa.csc@doh.wa.gov
FAX: 360-236-4818
Washington Dental Quality Assurance Commission

WEST VIRGINIA – 1-877-917-8266
West Virginia Board of Dentistry
1319 Robert C. Byrd Drive
PO Box 1447
Crab Orchard, WV 25827
Email: wvbde@suddenlinkmail.com
FAX: 304-253-9454
West Virginia Board of Dental Examiners

WISCONSIN – 608-266-2112
Dentistry Examining Board
1400 East Washington Avenue, Room 12
P. 0. Box 8366
Madison, WI 53708
Email: dsps@wi.gov
Wisconsin Department of Safety & Professional Services

WYOMING – 307-777-7387
Wyoming Board of Dental Examiners
2001 Capitol Avenue, Room 103
Cheyenne, WY 82002
FAX: 307-777-3508
Wyoming Board of Dental Examiners