Country Report 2018

Name of Member organization

cyprus orthodontic society

When established + short historic overview

4th of April 1996; membership is voluntary.

Number of active members June 1st,2018


  Updated JuneĀ 2018

President 2018-2020

  • Dr. Yiangos Yiangou
  • 1
  • 42 Kolonakiou street, Agios Athanasios
  • 4103 Limassol
  • Phone: 0035725370444
  • Home: 0035799876686
  • Email:

Secretary -1" OR 3*2>(0+5+427-427) --

Treasurer 2008-2009

When was orthodontics recognized as a dental specialty


What is the competent authority for specialists registration

Cyprus Dental Council

What is the outline of the national specialists training program (as required by the competent authority)

At least 3 years of continuous studies in orthodontic Specialty

Is continuous education (CE) mandatory; If so, how organized

Under Pilot study

What is the organization of the delivery of orthodontic care

The majority of orthodontists are working in a private practice. But some general practitioners also are offering orthodontic treatment. A very small percentage is accepted in Hospitals for their treatment. We are trying now to have exams in Cyprus for colleagues who are coming from 3rd countries, until now they had to go to Greece for the examination.