Dental Assistant Training Requirements and Programs Montana

State specific dental assistant training requirements and programs for Montana, including links to important governing body websites and course providers.  Find dental assistant schools in Montana.

Montana has one type of Dental Assistant

  1. Dental Auxiliary

Dental Auxiliary

Dental Assistants in Montana are called “Dental Auxiliaries.”  The State of Montana does not require licensure for Dental Assistants. The Montana Board of Dentistry Administrative Rule 24.138.406 addresses which functions are allowed to be performed by dental auxiliaries.  It is the responsibility of the supervising dentist to ensure the   dental assistant is qualified.

Dental Assistants / Auxiliaries in Montana are required to pass the Dental Assisting National Board RHS written exam to expose radiographs in Montana.  The examination is administered by Dental Assisting National Board (DANB).

Helpful Links:

You may find additional information through these links to your state’s official dental board page, or one of our sponsors.

Montana Board of Dentistry –