You must be a qualified and experienced Dentist before you become a Dental Specialist. Specialist training can be undertaken through the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons. Many Dental Specialists (including Orthodontists) complete postgraduate studies.
You must also be registered with the Dental Board of Australia.
Checks, licences and tickets
You may need:
- national police check
- working with children check
- first aid certificate
- be up to date with immunisations
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