Scopes of Practice > Dental Technologists



Scope of Practice from Individual Acts

The practice of dental technology is the design, construction, repair or alteration of dental prosthetic, restorative and orthodontic devices.



Alternate / Additional Description of Scope

Dental technologists are regulated health care professionals whose scope of practice includes the design, construction, repair or alteration of dental prosthetic, restorative and orthodontic devices. These devices include bridges, crowns, dentures, implants, orthodontic and other dental appliances, prescribed by dentists or other regulated health practitioners to replace or enhance their patients' teeth. Dental technologists also supervise the technical aspects of dental laboratory operation.



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Authorized Acts