Doctor of dental medicine specialist

Medical doctor is the main holder of health service.

In the realisation of their rights, freedoms and obligations, a doctor of dental medicine specialist must always act to protect the impartiality and independence of performing a medical service and the reputation of the medical occupation.

Doctor of dental medicine specialist is independent in adopting professional decisions. Doctor of dental medicine specialist freely selects the manner of treatment that is the most appropriate in the given circumstances.

In performing their work, doctors of dental medicine specialists must act in accordance with scientific findings and scientifically verified methods. An employed doctor of dental medicine specialist participates in deciding on the composition of a task force for whose expert work they are responsible.

Doctors of dental medicine specialists may perform a health-care service in accordance with their professional qualification if they have been awarded the title of Doctor of Dental Medicine with the indication of a specialisation, and fulfil further conditions determined below.

The doctor of dental medicine specialist must have an appropriate education and qualifications, be entered in the register of medical practitioners, complete a specialisation and have the licence for independent performance of medical services in a specific field licence.


Responsible: Ministry of Health | Last updated: 03. 08. 2016