CA Bus & Prof Code Section 1909

A registered dental hygienist is authorized to perform the following procedures under direct supervision of a licensed dentist, after submitting to the committee evidence of satisfactory completion of a course of instruction, approved by the committee, in the procedures:


Soft-tissue curettage.


Administration of local anesthesia.


Administration of nitrous oxide and oxygen, whether administered alone or in combination with each other.
Last Updated

Aug. 19, 2023

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