New Legislation Impacting Your Profession

Posted in Latest News on April 9, 2018.

Changes Coming to Expedited Licensure for Spouses of our Active Military who are Dentists!

Effective July 1, 2018, active duty military spouses who hold a dental license in another state may apply for licensure through the Department of Health’s expedited Veterans Application for Licensure Online Response, otherwise known as our VALOR program. Changes in our military licensing laws also eliminated the supervision level requirement for a temporary license for dentists – making it easier to practice in Florida. For details, click here.



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