Tuesday, 24 November 2015 - GENT, Belgium.
The Belgium Ministry of Health have taken a principle decision to introduce Denturism, following a workshop with the UBDD and other stakeholders. Other EU constituencies where the profession is already recognized, includes Denmark, Finland, Switzerland, Netherlands, Ireland, Malta as well as the United Kingdom comprising England, Scotland, Northern Ireland, Wales and the Channel Islands. This anti-monopolistic breakthrough is indeed progressive news for Oral Health Care in the EU. The Secretary of the UBDD, Matthias Luypaert, promised that more news about protocol is to follow soon.