Dental assistants registration

“In order to facilitate the registration of those dental assistants who, as a result of this moratorium, did not register with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA), the Professional Board for Dental Therapy and Oral Hygiene (PBDOH) is presently instituting measures that would enable unqualified yet experienced dental assistants to be provisionally registered for a period of two years, with the provision that within a period of two years they complete a Board examination”.

If you need to be updated on this issue and hope to provisionally register, please complete the “Quick contact” form on the homepage and indicate that your query concerns the registration of dental assistants.

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