Standards, Guidelines and Advisories

RCDSO produces standards, guidelines and practice advisories to set practice parameters to be considered by Ontario dentists in the care of their patients.

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The latest on COVID-19

Continue to follow guidance in the College's COVID-19: Managing Infection Risks during In-Person Dental Care document and read our COVID-19 FAQs for additional information. 
COVID-19 Guidance

Recent News & Updates

Emergency class regulation consultation summary

Under the Pandemic and Emergency Preparedness Act, 2022, the Ministry of Health is requiring all Ontario health regulatory colleges to develop a new emergency class certificate of registration. The aim is to reduce registration barriers for new applicants in emergency situations.

RCDSO News: April 2023

Read the latest RCDSO News. Topics include Council highlights, the 2023 College Performance Measurement Framework report, a link to our Connect town hall video and more.

How long do implants last?

A recently published long-term study highlights the importance of giving evidence-based information to patients before they consent to an implant-supported restorative treatment plan.
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