Dental Therapist
Taxonomy Code 125J00000X

Classification: Dental Therapist

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A Dental Therapist is an individual who has completed an accredited or non-accredited dental therapy program and who has been authorized by the relevant state board or a tribal entity to provide services within the scope of their practice under the supervision of a dentist. Functions that may be delegated to the dental therapist vary based on the needs of the dentist, the educational preparation of the dental therapist and state dental practice acts and regulations.


Source: Summarized from Minnesota Statute 150A.105. [7/1/2012: new]

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Dental Therapists Ratio per 10,000 Population by State

Data based on 2014 Census Population Estimates. Provider information last updated

Green Color Indicates no Provider(s) recorded for that state

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Dental Therapists per State with Population Ratio