MANILA, Philippines – The January 2022/ March 2022 Dentist Licensure Exam DLE results (written and practical) including the complete list of passers, top 10 examinees (topnotchers) and performance of schools are released by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) Board of Dentistry six (6) working days after the exams.
As announced, 731 out of 1,660 (44.04%) successfully passed the exams. The results of examination with respect to four (4) examinees were withheld as per Board Resolution No. 03 dated March 17, 2022.
The Licensure Exam for Dentists was conducted on January 6-11, 2022 for Practical Phase in testing areas located in Baguio, Cebu, Davao and Iloilo while the practical phase for Metro Manila was re-scheduled on March 1-4 & 8-11, 2022. The written phase was held on January 12-14, 2022.
The licensure exams were headed by the Chairman of the Board of Dentistry Dr. Maria Jona D. Godoy, and its members and its members, Dr. Roberto M. Tajonera, Dr. Melinda L. Garcia, Dr. Rannier F. Reyes and Dr. Carlito D. Paragas.
DLE 2022 Related Results
- Top 10: Dentistry Licensure Exam Results January 2022/ March 2022
- Performance of Schools: January 2022/ March 2022 Dentist Board Exam Results
March 2022 Dentistry Board Exam List of Passers
Roll of Successful Examinees in the
DENTIST LICENSURE EXAMINATION
Held on January 2022/ March 2022
Released on March 17, 2022
The schedule of online appointment for issuance of Professional ID and Certificate of Registration for the new Dentists will be held on the following dates:
- April 27 – 29, 2022
- May 4 – 6, 2022
- May 9 – 13, 2022
Initial registrants are advised to register online via PRC official website via https://online.prc.gov.ph/ and follow the steps in online registration. Here are the registration requirements:
- Notice of Admission/NOA (for identification purposes only)
- Duly accomplished Oath Form or Panunumpa ng Propesyonal
- Two (2) pieces of passport-sized ID photos in white background and with complete name tag
- Two (2) sets of documentary stamp
- One (1) piece short brown envelope
PRC added that successful examinees shall personally register and sign in the Roster of Registered Professionals.
Release of Results
The January 2022/ March 2022 Dentist board exam results are expected to be released 2-3 working days after the last day of practical exams. Stand by from March 15-16, 2022. We also advise everyone to bookmark this page and follow us at our social media channels for the freshest updates on the Dentist board exam results 2022.
Meanwhile, PRC may also release the results earlier or later than the estimated date without prior notice.
Verification of Rating
The verification of ratings and test results for the Dentistry licensure exams will be available online few working days after the posting of results.
Successful takers can refer to PRC official website and use the Verification Page to know their board examination passing rate.
As posted, a passer shall only provide the exam name, the date of examination, the application number, first name and last name and the birth-date.
Due to the pandemic, the oathtaking ceremony for the newly Licensed Dentists will be done online, now referred as the “e-oath”. The application system for the e-oath can be accessed online via PRC dedicated portal via https://online.prc.gov.ph/ and select “e-OATH” as transaction.
Inductees are required to print “OATH OF PROFESSIONAL” form that is downloadable at the PRC Online Services.
Coverage of Exams
The January 2022/ March 2022 Dentists board exam results covered the following topics:
- General and Oral Anatomy and Physiology
- General and Oral Pathology, General and Oral Microscopic Anatomy and Microbiology
- Restorative Dentistry and Public Health, and Community Dentistry
- Prosthetic Dentistry (Crown and Bridge, Removable Partial Denture and Complete Denture and Dental Materials)
- Roentgenology, Oral Diagnosis and Oral Surgery
- Anesthesiology and Pharmacology
- Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics
- Dental Jurisprudence, Ethics and Practice Management
- Periodontics and Endodontics
2022 DLE Schedule
Shown below is the schedule of exams for the 2022 Dentist Licensure Exam:
|Date of Exam||Testing Locations||Start of Application||Deadline of Application|
|January 6-11, 2022 (Practical)||Baguio, Cebu, Davao & Iloilo||–||–|
|January 12-14, 2022 (Written)||NCR, Baguio, Cebu, Davao & Iloilo||–||–|
|March 1-4, 8-11, 2022||NCR, Baguio and Cebu||February 4, 2022||April 4, 2022|
|May 8-15, 2022||NCR||February 4, 2022||April 4, 2022|
Dentistry is one of the PRC-regulated exams with average number of examinees.
In the most recent exam held on December 2019, 540 out of 1,549 passed the written phase and 541 out of 687 passed the practical phase. Lyssa Jane Fernandez Tan from University of the East Manila ranked first in the exams garnering a rating of 83.03% followed by John Michael Briones Panganiban, also from the same school having 83.03% and 82.94% rating respectively.
On May 2019, 461 out of 1,077 (42.80%) written phase and 427 out of 580 (73.62%) hurdled the practical phase. Angelie Gorospe Rebleza from University of the East – Manila clinched the top spot having 83.67% rating followed by Anna Nikole Guimmayen Delos Santos from University of the Philippines – Manila garnering 83.63%.
Here is the summary of Dentist board exam results (practical phase) in previous years:
|Date of Exam||Total No. of Examinees||Total No. of Passers||Passing Rate|
For those who want to clarify something, PRC advised to email them through the Licensure Exam Division at below contacts:
To receive fast and reliable news and announcements regarding the Dentist Licensure Exam for 2022, we advise our readers to visit PRC official website.
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