West Virginia Dental Sedation Information


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

DENTISTS: TYPES OF SEDATION PERMITS

West Virginia requires training for anxiolysis/minimal sedation, conscious sedation/moderate sedation. The ADMA offers courses that satisfy these requirements.

To obtain a class 2, anxiolysis/minimal sedation permit, West Virginia requires a minimum 6 hours of didactic and clinical instruction. The ADMA offers training that exceeds these requirements.

Click here to view qualifying Minimal Sedation Courses.

Click here to view qualifying Pediatric Minimal Sedation Courses.

To obtain a class 3a limited enteral or class 3b comprehensive parenteral, conscious sedation/moderate sedation permit, West Virginia requires a minimum of at least 60 hours didactic and 20 mentored clinical cases. The ADMA offers training that meets these requirements.

Click here to view qualifying Conscious Sedation/Moderate Sedation Courses.

DENTISTS: CE REQUIREMENTS TO MAINTAIN YOUR PERMIT

West Virginia requires Class 2 permit holders to complete 6 CE every 2 years. Class 3a and 3b permit holders are required to complete 16 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.

Adult Class 2 and 3a Sedation CE Courses

Pediatric Class 2 and 3a Sedation CE Courses

Adult Class 3b Sedation CE Courses

Pediatric Class 3b Sedation CE Courses

DISCLAIMER

This page was last updated 16 April 2024. Your state dental board will have the most current regulatory information.