Pennsylvania Dental Sedation Information


THIS PAGE IS DESIGNED SPECIFICALLY FOR DENTISTS INTENDING TO PRACTICE SEDATION IN THE STATE OF PENNSYLVANIA. BELOW, YOU WILL FIND:

Types of Sedation Permits

Pennsylvania requires training for conscious sedation. The ADMA offers courses that satisfy these requirements.

To administer minimal sedation to 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 Oral Sedation Courses.

To obtain a restricted permit I conscious sedation permit, Pennsylvania requires at least 60 hours of didactic instruction and clinical experience. The ADMA offers training that meets these requirements.

Click here to view qualifying Conscious Sedation Courses.

CE Requirements to Maintain your Permit

Pennsylvania dentists with restricted permit I conscious sedation permits require 15 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.

Conscious Sedation CE Courses

Disclaimer

This page was last updated 01 April 2024. Your state dental board will have the most current regulatory information.