Model scopes of clinical practice: dental

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This page lists model scopes of clinical practice that are final, or are under review, for all dental specialties.  If you are interested in a specialty that is not listed below, please contact the SSoCPU.


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Non-NSW Health organisations utilising the NSW Health model scopes of clinical practice, including those that are draft or final, are responsible for taking action to ensure they are up to date with changes that may be made to either draft or final documents.


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Dento-Maxillofacial Radiology

Model scope of clinical practice has been finalised.

Working Group Members: Dr Malcom Coombs (SLHD); Dr Raahib Dudhia (AADFMR); Dr Tom Huang (AADFMR); Dr Alan Reid (SLHD); Dr Amelita Simpson (SLHD)

Endodontics

Model scope of clinical practice has been finalised.

Working Group Members: Dr Robyn Thomas (RACDS), Adjunct Associate Professor Peter Duckmanton (ANZAE/SLHD); Dr Omar Ikram (ASE); Dr Alicja Smiech (SLHD)

Forensic Odontology

Model scope of clinical practice has been finalised.

Working Group Members: Dr James Goodrich (RCPA); Prof Chris Griffiths (WSLHD); Dr Russell Lain (SLHD); Dr Ravi Srinivas (NSWHP)

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

See Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery listed under medical specialties.

Oral Medicine

Draft is in progress.

Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

Model scope of clinical practice has been finalised.

Working Group Members: A/Prof Norman Firth (RCPA); A/Prof Hedley Coleman (NSWHP); Dr Firoz Iqbal (NSWHP/NBMLHD); Dr Claire Blizard (HETI)

Oral Surgery

Draft model scope of clinical practice is under review.

Working Group Members: Nominee (ANZAOS); Dr Malcolm Coombs (SLHD); Dr Stephen Cox (CCLHD); Dr Alan Reid (SLHD); Dr Yadir Singh (NSLHD/CCLHD); Dr Albert Yaacoub (NBMLHD)

Orthodontics

Model scope of clinical practice has been finalised.

Working Group Members: Prof James Hawkins (RACDS); Dr Mithran Goonewardene (ASO) Prof Ali Darendeliler (SLHD); A/Prof Ravi Srinivas (SWSLHD)

Paediatric Dentistry

Model scope of clinical practice has been finalised.

Working Group Members: Dr Soni Stephen (RACDS); Dr Jad Clarke (AAPD); Dr Harleen Kumar (SLHD); Dr Simrit Malhi (WSLHD); A/Prof Richard Widmer (SCHN); Prof Angus Cameron (CCLHD); Nominee (SCHN)

Periodontics

Model scope of clinical practice has been finalised.

Working Group Members: Dr Robert Fell (RACDS); Dr Tino Mercado (ANZAP);  Prof Axel Spahr (SLHD); Dr Barbara Taylor (MLHD); Dr Megan Ghaffari (NSLHD);

Prosthodontics

Draft is in progress.

Public Health Dentistry

Model scope of clinical practice has been finalised.

Working Group Members: Prof Frederick (Clive) Wright (RACDS); Professor Sameer Bhole (SLHD); Dr Josephine Kenny (WSLHD); Dr Wendy Cox (MLHD)

Special Needs Dentistry

Model scope of clinical practice has been finalised.

Working Group Members: Dr Emma Jay (RACDS); Dr Avanti Karve (WSLHD); Dr Kerry Legge (SLHD); Dr Albert Yaacoub (NBMLHD)