License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Dentist 502 601 542 597 596
Dentist, 3-year limited license 16 12 14 4 1
Dental Hygienist 455 422 441 446 487
Dental Hygienist, 3-year limited license 3 0 0 1 1
Certified Dental Assistant 106 134 114 98 109

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees*

As of July 1, 2014

Dentist

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 243 Jefferson 64 Saratoga 172
Allegany 12 Kings 1,345 Schenectady 112
Bronx 355 Lewis 6 Schoharie 10
Broome 124 Livingston 29 Schuyler 6
Cattaraugus 27 Madison 32 Seneca 10
Cayuga 34 Monroe 548 Steuben 40
Chautauqua 62 Montgomery 27 St. Lawrence 41
Chemung 44 Nassau 2,048 Suffolk 1,174
Chenango 15 New York 2,698 Sullivan 33
Clinton 40 Niagara 101 Tioga 8
Columbia 28 Oneida 127 Tompkins 55
Cortland 14 Onondaga 344 Ulster 95
Delaware 12 Ontario 65 Warren 48
Dutchess 218 Orange 208 Washington 16
Erie 731 Orleans 11 Wayne 35
Essex 18 Oswego 39 Westchester 1,148
Franklin 21 Otsego 28 Wyoming 13
Fulton 19 Putnam 53 Yates 8
Genesee 21 Queens 1,558 NYS TOTAL 15,205
Greene 20 Rensselaer 68 OTHER US 2,951
Hamilton 1 Richmond 352 NON-US 53
Herkimer 21 Rockland 350 TOTAL 18,209

Dental Hygienist

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 193 Jefferson 73 Saratoga 225
Allegany 18 Kings 577 Schenectady 131
Bronx 227 Lewis 21 Schoharie 18
Broome 230 Livingston 57 Schuyler 5
Cattaraugus 40 Madison 67 Seneca 22
Cayuga 57 Monroe 694 Steuben 51
Chautauqua 64 Montgomery 31 St. Lawrence 63
Chemung 69 Nassau 844 Suffolk 972
Chenango 31 New York 306 Sullivan 37
Clinton 40 Niagara 158 Tioga 60
Columbia 35 Oneida 160 Tompkins 27
Cortland 34 Onondaga 335 Ulster 101
Delaware 20 Ontario 99 Warren 47
Dutchess 192 Orange 269 Washington 30
Erie 861 Orleans 21 Wayne 92
Essex 18 Oswego 68 Westchester 365
Franklin 19 Otsego 35 Wyoming 26
Fulton 22 Putnam 66 Yates 16
Genesee 39 Queens 596 NYS TOTAL 9,648
Greene 36 Rensselaer 161 OTHER US 1,343
Hamilton 4 Richmond 304 NON-US 16
Herkimer 24 Rockland 145 TOTAL 11,007

Certified Dental Assistant

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 25 Jefferson 7 Saratoga 33
Allegany 13 Kings 22 Schenectady 10
Bronx 8 Lewis 2 Schoharie 2
Broome 28 Livingston 16 Schuyler 1
Cattaraugus 24 Madison 21 Seneca 10
Cayuga 6 Monroe 135 Steuben 16
Chautauqua 13 Montgomery 4 St. Lawrence 18
Chemung 17 Nassau 26 Suffolk 53
Chenango 8 New York 10 Sullivan 2
Clinton 8 Niagara 38 Tioga 3
Columbia 5 Oneida 15 Tompkins 4
Cortland 3 Onondaga 139 Ulster 34
Delaware 8 Ontario 41 Warren 6
Dutchess 31 Orange 30 Washington 11
Erie 146 Orleans 12 Wayne 19
Essex 1 Oswego 40 Westchester 9
Franklin 7 Otsego 2 Wyoming 3
Fulton 4 Putnam 12 Yates 4
Genesee 5 Queens 11 NYS TOTAL 1,238
Greene 15 Rensselaer 23 OTHER US 25
Hamilton 0 Richmond 8 NON-US 0
Herkimer 8 Rockland 3 TOTAL 1,263

* Location reflects the licensee's primary mailing address on record with the Office of the Professions; the address is not necessarily the licensee's practice address. Although licensees must be registered to use the professional title or to practice within New York State, being registered does not mean the licensee is actively doing so.

Last Updated: July 15, 2014