*The term "Primary Dental Care" includes dentists with a status code of: active or delinquent and a self-reported practice type of general dentistry, pediatric dentistry or dental public health. The term excludes dentists with a status code of: retired, revoked, suspended, canceled, surrendered, or deceased; and, those who are non-primary care (1,257). It also excludes: faculty (306), federal (374), retired practice (274), and "other" (187).
** Data rounded to nearest whole number
Data Source: Texas State Board of Dental Examiners, April 1998.
Prepared by: Texas Department of Health, Office of Policy and Planning, Health Professions Resource Center, May 9, 2001.
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