Idaho Dental Assistant Requirements

Radiography Requirements

There are no radiography requirements for dental assistants in the state of Idaho.

All dental assistants may legally operate dental x-ray equipment and perform dental radiographic procedures.

Dental Assisting Job Titles and Requirements for Each Level

Dental Assistant

A dental assistant in Idaho may perform dental services for which they are trained and which are not prohibited under the direct supervision of a licensed dentist.

There are no specific education or training requirements.

To administer nitrous oxide/oxygen to patients, a dental assistant must be trained in accordance with Idaho Board of Dentistry rules.

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