371. Specialist titles in orthodontics or oral surgery.

371.     Specialist titles in orthodontics or oral surgery.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the European Qualifications (Health and Social Care Professions) (Amendment etc) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/593, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

Where the General Dental Council1 is of the opinion that orthodontics or, as the case may be, oral surgery has become so distinctive that it would be for the convenience of the public or of the dental profession that registered dentists2 qualified to practise, or practising, in that branch