The Department of Consumer Affairs, Dental Board of California, regulates dentists by administering exams and issuing licenses. The BDE does not issue specialty licenses; however, it regulates dentist who specialize in orthodontics.
Complaint Jurisdiction: Licenses and regulates dentist.
Complaint Outside Jurisdiction: Fee disputes or office, business procedures.
Department of Consumer Affairs
Board of Dental Examiners
2005 Evergreen Street, Suite 1550
Sacramento, CA 95815
(916) 263-2300 Verify Licenses
(916) 263-2300 Ext. 2335