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Following is a list of some of the sources of that information, with a few tips on how to control its availability. Dental Licensure. The Texas Board of Dental Examiners makes publicly available a list of all licensed dentists, which is searchable through their website. This list includes not only your license number and date of issuance, but your address, dental school you graduated from, birth year, and a history of disciplinary action. There isn’t a way around this, but use your business address instead of your home address. NPI Number(s). All HIPAA-covered entities must use an NPI number for HIPAA standard transactions. Most dentists will have a personal (Type 1) NPI number which is tied to their social security number, as