Dentists need a Dentist Professional License to practice in New York State. This license is from the NYS Department of Education (NYSDOE).
Applicants must have a degree from a dental college and pass an exam.
NYS Education Department
Office of the Professions
Registration Unit, State Education Building
Phone: (518) 474-3817
Fax: (518) 402-2323
TDD/TTY: (518) 473-1426