Teledentistry in Texas

Texas Oral Health Coalition

Teledentistry Definition

Teledentistry dental service means a health care service delivered by a dentist, or a health professional acting under the delegation and supervision of a  dentist, acting within the scope of the dentist’s or health professional’s license or certification to a patient at a different physical location than the dentist or health professional using telecommunications or information technology.

TOC, Section §111.001(2-a)
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Patient Assessment via Synchronous Teledentistry

by Dr. Scott Howell, DMD, MPH

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Rules and Regulations

TEXAS OCCUPATIONS CODE (TOC)

TITLE 3. HEALTH PROFESSIONS
SUBTITLE A. Provisions Applying to Health Professions Generally
CHAPTER 111. Telemedicine, Teledentistry, and Telehealth

TEXAS ADMINISTRATIVE CODE (TAC)

TITLE 22. EXAMINING BOARDS
CHAPTER 108. Professional Conduct
RULE §108.16. Teledentistry

 

Teledentistry Platform List

Provided by Dr. McAllister Castelaz, DMD, FAGD

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Teledentistry Resources

Find resources on teledentistry and other emerging technology on the Emerging Technology and Applications Resource page here.

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