New Mexico Dental Assistant Requirements
Each state has different requirements for dental assistants. This page includes links to all the information you need to understand the requirements for dental assistants in this state. View the different dental assisting levels, along with the requirements for each. You can also view the allowable duties at each level.
Dental Assistant Levels and Requirements
Dental Assistant Requirements
A dental assistant in New Mexico is an individual who may perform basic supportive dental procedures specified by the state dental practice act under the supervision of a licensed dentist.
There are no education or training requirements for this level of dental assisting.