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Otorinolaringoiatria (Italy)

  • Generic name of profession

    Doctor of Medicine
    harmonised training required here:
    Specialist medical training (Article 25 of Directive 2005/36/EC)
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Generic category in Annex V: Otorhinolaryngology (EN)
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    National legislation:

    DM 01/08/2005

    Useful link:


    Type of regulation :
    Reserves of activities


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    Doctor in basic and specialised medicine both listed in Annex V
    Qualification level:
    Prior check of qualifications for a temporary and/or occasional provision of services:
    Prior check of qualifications only for individual professionals not benefiting from automatic recognition:
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Lo specialista in Otorinolaringoiatria possiede conoscenze teoriche, scientifiche e professionali nel campo della fisiopatologia, clinica e terapia delle malattie del distretto cranio-cervicale in età pediatrica ed adulta; sono specifici ambiti di competenza la diagnostica e la chirurgia dell'orecchio, del naso e dei seni paranasali, del cavo orale, della faringe, della laringe, dell'esofago cervicale e delle ghiandole salivari, della regione cervicale della tiroide, delle paratiroidi e della trachea cervicale


    A specialist in Otolaryngology possesses theoretical, scientific and professional knowledge in the field of pathophysiology, clinical aspects and treatment of diseases of the cranio-cervical area of pediatric and adult age; specific areas of competence: diagnosis and surgery of the ear, nose and paranasal sinuses, oral cavity, pharynx, larynx, cervical part of esophagus and salivary glands, cervical region of the thyroid, parathyroids and cervical trachea.

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