Thursday, Dec 20, 2012

On November 28, 2012 a new regulation, required by Business and Professions Code Sections 138 and 1611.3, will go into effect requiring licensed dentists engaged in the practice of dentistry to provide conspicuous notification to consumers that dentists in California are licensed and regulated by the Dental Board of California. The notice is required to be prominently posted in a conspicuous location accessible to public view on the premises where the dentist provides the licensed services. The notice is required to be in at least 48-point type font and include the following statement and information:

NOTICE TO CONSUMERS

Dentists are licensed and regulated

by the Dental Board of California

(877) 729-7789

For additional information, please visit the Board’s web site at www.dbc.ca.gov