Have concerns about a dentist?

RCDSO provides a robust complaint and investigation process when patients and the public have concerns about a dentist. We investigate complaints received from the public, co-workers, or other health care professionals.

Learn about our complaints process

Dental facility inspections

The College has of number of requirements in place to ensure patient safety, including conducting inspections of dental offices. 
Our inspection programs


How long must my dentist keep my dental records? How about my financial records? How long should these records be kept? For how long are my stone models kept? After the record retention period has passed, how do dentists destroy the records that are no longer needed? Who owns the patients’ dental records? More FAQs