Maryland Dental Sedation Information


This page is designed specifically for dentists intending to practice sedation in the state of Maryland. Below, you will find:

Types of Sedation Permits

Maryland requires training for  moderate enteral and parenteral sedation. The ADMA offers courses that can satisfy the requirements for moderate enteral and parenteral sedation.

To obtain a Class I: Moderate Enteral Sedation Permit, the dentist must complete a minimum of at least 24 hours of didactic education plus 20 clinically oriented experiences. The ADMA offers training that meets these requirements.

Click here to view qualifying Enteral Sedation Courses.

Click here to view qualifying Pediatric Enteral Sedation Courses.

To obtain a Class II: Moderate Parenteral Sedation Permit, the dentist must have successfully completed of at least 60 hours of didactic instruction plus management of at least 20 dental patients. The ADMA offers training that meets these requirements as well.

Click here to view qualifyingParenteral (IV) Sedation Courses.

CE Requirements to Maintain your Permit

Per Maryland rule 10.44.12.29, dentists are required to complete 24 CE credits every 5 years. 4 hours must be instruction on medical emergencies and airway management. The ADMA offers CE courses that meet these requirements. The ADMA offers custom CE options to complete up to 30 CE hours in one weekend (Fri-Sun). You can speak directly to an ADMA Course Specialist to learn which of our upcoming courses meet your CE requirements by calling (855) 406-7671.

Adult Enteral Sedation CE Courses

Pediatric Enteral CE Courses

Parenteral (IV) Sedation CE Courses

Disclaimer

This page was last updated 12 February 2024. Your state dental board will have the most current regulatory information.