This testing site has been developed to allow the dental professional to receive continuing dental education credits after viewing or reading dental material that has been made available through the Office of Continuing Dental Education at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Dental School.
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Continuing Dental Education credits are designated in each course description. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to ADA CERP at www.ada.org/goto/cerp.
The purchaser of these materials can earn hours of Continuing Education Credit by taking our online administered test. When individuals are ready to take the exam they start at the CDE Homepage at www.smile.uthscsa.edu. Click on CDE Testing Center, then choose the course you wish to take the exam. The registration step-by-step process is on the Testing Center page. CE credit requirements vary from state to state. Participants are encouraged to contact their State Boards for information about their specific requirements. Upon successful completion of a test, you will have an opportunity to print out a certificate. Individuals are given the opportunity to take the exams electronically or by hard copy. Specific information is provide below and inside the purchased text or DVD.