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Chapter 4715-30 | Exemptions for Physicians and Surgeons

Rule 4715-30-01 | Exemption for physicians and surgeons.

Sections 4715.01 to 4715.35 of the Revised Code do not apply to the following:

(A) A physician licensed pursuant to Chapter 4731. of the Revised Code, to practice medicine and surgery or osteopathic medicine and surgery in Ohio, unless he or she practices dentistry as a specialty. For purposes of this rule, "Practicing dentistry as a specialty" means that the physician regularly and/or routinely provides treatment in which the procedure or procedures performed are primarily involving teeth, rather than treatment secondary to a medical emergency or medical procedure. It is not required that the practice of dentistry as defined herein be a specific majority percentage of time, but rather that a pattern of practicing dentistry as a specialty is demonstrated by the physician.

(B) A dentist of the United States armed forces, public health service, or veterans administration.

(C) A dentist licensed in another state, making a clinical demonstration before a dental society, convention, association of dentists, or dental college.

Supplemental Information

Authorized By: 4715.03
Amplifies: 4715.34
Five Year Review Date: 2/4/2024
Prior Effective Dates: 4/4/2002