Minnesota Dental Sedation Information


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

Types of Sedation Permits

Minnesota requires training for moderate sedation. The ADMA offers courses that satisfy these requirements.

To administer minimal sedation to adult patients, the American Dental Association Guidelines indicate a minimum of 16 hours of training plus clinically-oriented experiences. The ADMA offers training that exceeds these requirements.

Click here to view qualifying Minimal Sedation Courses.

To obtain a moderate sedation permit, Minnesota requires a minimum of 60 hours of didactic education in both enteral and parenteral administration and personal administration and management of at least 10 individual supervised cases. The ADMA offers training that exceeds these requirements.

Click here to view qualifying Moderate Sedation Courses.

CE Requirements to Maintain your Permit

Minnesota requires all dentists to complete 50 hours of CE every 2 years. The ADMA offers CE courses that qualify for 10 CE credits per day of training. Find links to qualifying sedation CE courses below.

Minimal Sedation CE Courses

Pediatric Sedation CE Courses

Moderate Sedation CE Courses

Disclaimer

This page was last updated 14 March 2024. Your state dental board will have the most current regulatory information.